Fitbit recalls 1 million watches for burn hazard
WASHINGTON, D.C. (WHEC) — Fitbit is recalling 1 million Ionic smartwatches due to a burn hazard.
The Consumer Product Safety Commission announced the recall Wednesday saying the battery can overheat, to stop using the watch immediately. There have been 115 overheating incidents in the U.S. resulting in 78 reports of burns.
The recall only affects the following models:
Ionic FB503CPBU Slate Blue/Burnt Orange
Ionic FB503GYBK Charcoal/Smoke Gray
Ionic FB503WTGY Blue Gray/Silver Gray
Ionic FB503WTNV Adidas edition, Ink Blue & Ice Gray/Silver Gray
If you have one of these watches, you can call Fitbit at 888-925-1764 or online here for information on how to return the device for a full refund.