Samsung has announced that it has sold 3 million units of its top-of-the-line smartphone the Samsung GALAXY S II worldwide in 55 days. In comparison, the iPhone 4 sold the same number of units in half the time. The superlightweight and thin device isn’t just a hot looker but blazingly fast thanks to dual-core technology and a brilliant Super AMOLED Plus display. Combined with the latest version of Android Gingerbread 2.3, it is no surprise that the well-packaged device is enjoying worldwide success currently.
The Samsung GALAXY S II retails for RM2,099 sans contract. Want to know more about the S II? Read the review.
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Samsung GALAXY S II reaches 3 Million global sales
SEOUL, KOREA–(Korea Newswire) — Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd, a global leader in digital media and digital convergence technologies, today announced that the Samsung GALAXY S II(Model: GT-I9100), has reached global channel sales of 3 million units.
The GALAXY S II is Samsung’s flagship smartphone device; a beautifully thin (8.49mm) and lightweight, dual-core smartphone that combines an unmatched Super AMOLED Plus viewing experience with incredible performance, all on Android, the world’s fastest-growing mobile operating system. The next generation smartphone also includes exclusive access to Samsung’s four new content and entertainment hubs, seamlessly integrated to provide instant access to music, games, e-reading and social networking services.
“Announced at Mobile World Congress 2011, the GALAXY S II represents our most advanced smartphone to date and demonstrates Samsung’s commitment to deliver premium, market-defining devices,” and “This milestone reflects the continued strong support from our carrier partners around the world who have chosen the GALAXY S II as their flagship Android device.” said JK Shin, President and Head of Samsung’s Mobile Communications Business.