This recall involves Ellipsis Jetpack mobile hotspots imported by Franklin Wireless Corp. The recalled Jetpacks are dark navy plastic oval devices that are about 3.5 inches wide and 2.25 inches tall. "verizon" is printed below the digital display window on the front of the device. The charger provided with the recalled Jetpacks has a sticker on the wire that states: Compatible: FWC MHS900L, Model: FWCR900TVL, DC151030.
Ellipsis Jetpack mobile hotspotsAbout 2.5 million
Verizon stores nationwide, and other stores and to school districts nationwide and online at www.verizon.com from April 2017 through March 2021 for between $50 to $150.
Cellco Partnership, d/b/a Verizon Wireless, of Basking Ridge, New Jersey
Recall Date: Apr 8, 2021
Verizon has received 15 reports of devices overheating, including six reports of fire damage to bedding or flooring and two reports of minor burn injuries.
Franklin Wireless Corp., of San Diego, Calif.
Recall ID: 9034
Last Published: Apr 8, 2021
Emert Number: 21106
Emert Status: Notified