Samsung launched Galaxy S III earlier this month at an event in London. Galaxy S III is the most anticipated Android smartphone this year, and received rave reviews from the tech industry.
Due to the hype around it it will surely generates lot of sales for Samsung. The Korea Economic daily reports that Samsung has already received 9 million pre-orders for the new shiny Android device from carriers around the world. The same paper also reports that Samsung production line is in full steam churning out 5 million devices per month to meet the demand for Galaxy S III.
It’s sibling Galaxy SII sold 20 million units till February, that is after 10 months in the market. If you compare this with the new figures, Galaxy S III is already a success with pre-orders generating half the number of Galaxy S II’s sold in 10 months. managed to get pre-orders half Galaxy SII phones sold for 10 months. and received rave reviews from the tech industry.
These numbers impressive considering the fact these numbers didn’t include US. In US the phone is expected to come dual-core Qualcomm S4 Processor (HTC One X US version also comes with the same processor) and supports LTE, while rest of the world will get Quad-core Exynos processor. for the rest of the world.
The smartphone will hit the stores in Europe on May 30th. It will be released in June for the rest of the world. In India it will be released in the first week of June according to earlier reports. Samsung didn’t announce price for Galaxy S III in India but it is expected to be in the range of Rs. 38000 to Rs. 42000.