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Barnes & Noble Recalls Power Adapters Sold with NOOK Tablet 7

AdapterBarnes & Noble has recalled the power adapter casing on the NOOK Tablet 7 as it can break when plugged into an electrical outlet, exposing its metal prongs, posing an electric shock hazard.

This recall involves the black power adapter sold with the NOOK Tablet 7”.  The adapter bears markings: model number TPA-95A050100UU. The NOOK Tablet 7” model number BNTV450 is located on the back of the NOOK.

Barnes & Noble has received four reports of the power adapter breaking or pulling apart exposing the metal prongs.

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Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled power adapters and register online for a free replacement adapter. Until a replacement adapter is received, consumers are advised to charge their NOOK Tablet 7” through their computer using a USB cable.

Reference: CPSC

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