C. Extent of the Limited Warranty
The warranty stated herein shall NOT apply if: (i) the Product was not used in accordance with any accompanying instructions, (ii) the Product was not used for its intended function and environment (iii) any failure or defect arose out of the presence of a third party product, software or component, whether authorized or not, (iv) any failure or defect was a result of improper installation or testing, misuse, neglect, unauthorized repair, modification, accident, or other external causes, OR (v) there exist any other circumstances which SAMSUNG determines is evidence of a breach of this Agreement by You. You acknowledge and agree that the Product is not designed for and shall not be used in, including without limitation, life support systems, critical care, medical or safety equipment, or other applications where failure could result in loss of life or personal or physical harm, or any military or defense application, or any governmental procurement to which special terms or provisions may apply. Accordingly, SAMSUNG disclaims any and all liability in connection with, arising out of, or related to, any such use of the Product and you assume all risks ising from any such or similar application of the Product.
SAMSUNG's warranty does NOT cover any costs and expenses relating to SSDs' overhaul/assembly and data recovery for repairs or replacements. SAMSUNG's warranty also does NOT cover Products which, by way of example, have been received improperly packaged, altered, or physically damaged. Products will be inspected upon receipt. You can refer to a non-exhaustive list of examples of the warranty exclusions below: improperly packaged or shipped, including use of non-qualified shipping container; any alterations, modifications, or physical damage of the Product, including but not limited to, deep scratches; any alterations, modifications, or removal of any SAMSUNG labels or barcodes on the Product; opened SSD casing; or tampered or missing tape seal or serial number.