Samsung's upcoming mid-range device will carry Qualcomm's SDM845 chipset.
Diane Chung was in an elevator of a building when her phone turned extremely hot.
Samsung Galaxy A8 Star packs a 6 GB RAM with 64 GB of internal storage and is priced at Rs 34,990.
The sleek device will launch in India along with an S Pen by DJ Koh, global president of Samsung.
Samsung is strengthening its production lines in Vietnam and India, targeting rising demand.
Samsung was focussing on developing innovations that will be genuinely accepted and liked by users.
Samsung Galaxy Note 9's 6 GB RAM and 128 GB storage variant is priced at Rs 67,900.
The 42mm version will be retailing for $329.99 and the 46mm variant will retail for $349.99
We may not really be in for a surprise as the Galaxy Note 9 is expected to be similar to the Note 8.
The Galaxy S7 and other smartphones made by Samsung were thought to be immune to Meltdown.
The two Galaxy Tab devices were launched in New York ahead of the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 launch.
Meanwhile, its chip unit posted a record 11.6 trillion won operating profit in the second quarter.
This would be Samsung's second online exclusive smartphone in two months after Galaxy On6.
Amid rumors about the Samsung Galaxy Note 9, speculations are rife about the new S Pen.
The firms said that after testing, the screen continued to function normally without any damage.
The new teaser of the Galaxy Note 9 hints at a presumably better battery life on the smartphone.
Gear IconX is available in black colour at major retail outlets, Samsung's online shop and Flipkart.
The Galaxy Note 9 may launch on 9 August and might 128 GB, 256 GB, and 512 GB storage variants.
The Galaxy Watch is rumoured to release on 9 August alongside the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 in New York.
It has been speculated that the phone could be priced at $1,500 which is roughly a lakh.