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Recall comes after Amazon received 53 reports of the power banks overheating in the U.S.
Amazon is voluntarily recalling about 260,000 of its AmazonBasics portable battery chargers due to potential fire and chemical burn risks, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission.
The portable power bank’s battery can overheat and ignite, posing fire and burn dangers, according to the recall alert posted on the commission’s website Tuesday.