...for as long as I can, or until an equal or better device is released by Samsung, or another manufacturer. Or, of course, until when/if Samsung or my carrier was to cut off my connectivity or otherwise incapacitate my device. Apparently, I have a lot of company: http://gadgets.ndtv.com/mobiles/new...ver-a-million-people-worldwide-report-1476691 I hope this situation holds. The longer it does, the better an idea it will give each of us individually about the chances of our Note 7's failing. The same is true for Samsung, even though I'm sure they would rather not gain data about that in this manner.