Is the New iPhone a Fire Hazard?


The new iPhone 3GS, is hot: More than one million have sold already.

But is Apple's latest top-seller a bit too hot for some users?

According to a French web site,, it is possible for the iPhone 3GS to overheat.

While Apple (Stock Quote: AAPL) has yet to comment on this overheating post, if users experience issues with their phones, the device does come with a one-year warranty.

In addition to picking up the news from the French hot Apple post, consumer information site, reports that some 3GS users are experiencing icon issues: including disappearing icons and icons that do not represent the proper applications. The site suggests a couple of trouble shooting options, including resetting the iPhone settings or turning parental controls off.

Is your iPhone OK?

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