The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has announced the recall of the following products. Consumers should stop using recalled products unless otherwise instructed. Consumers can submit reports of harm to CPSC’s searchable online product safety database at www.SaferProducts.gov. A searchable food and medical product recall database is available at www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/default.htm.
Hazard: The battery can overheat, posing a fire hazard.
Description: The Beats Pill XL portable, wireless speakers are plastic and capsule-shaped with a plastic mesh grille on the front and a built-in carrying handle on back. Speakers come in black, white, pink, metallic sky and titanium colors.
Sold at: Apple Retail Stores and major retail stores nationwide and online at Apple.com and Beatsbydre.com from January 2014 through June 2015 for about $300.
Remedy: Contact Apple for a $325 Apple Store credit or electronic payment. Apple will provide a postage-paid box for consumers to return their speaker.
Contact: Visit www.apple.com or call 800-275-2273.