Samsung has announced that combined sales of their Samsung Galaxy S and Samsung Galaxy S II have reached 30 million units. Samsung has sold over 20 million units of the original Galaxy S since its launch in June 2010. Not long ago, Samsung announced that the Galaxy S II sold over 10 million units since its launch in May. So I guess this news is more about the original Galaxy S.
With the way the Galaxy S II has been selling, the 20 million units sold achievement won’t be far away. The phone was just released in the U.S. on Sprint, AT&T, and most recently T-Mobile.
Check out the full press release from Samsung below.
Samsung Electronics said on Oct 17 that its flagship smartphones Galaxy S and Galaxy S2 marked the accumulated international sales of 30 million units.
Galaxy S, which has become Samsung’s representative smartphone brand, is just around the corner to hit 20 million sales. And Galaxy S2 which was introduced in last April set the fastest record to hit 10 million sales for Samsung phone (A Galaxy S2 has been sold in every second since its release) owing to its super-AMOLED display, super-fast application processor, optimized software and etc.
Galaxy S2 was also crowned as ‘Phone of the Year’ in major awards like Gadget Award 2011, Mobile Choice and Consumer Award 2011. Thanks to the international popularity of its Galaxy brothers, Samsung Electronics became the second most sold brand in the smartphone market in the second quarter of this year, and continues to lead major European markets including Germany, Italy and France.