Samsung‘s flagship Android smartphone – GALAXY S III has surpassed 20 million unit sales in 100 days, according to Samsung. The popular smartphone has been selling like hotcakes and the GALAXY range of premium smartphones has been a key driver in Samsung’s impressive financial performance in the past 12 months.
Samsung says the GALAXY S III has been selling at a rate of 200,000 units per day. The impressive figures top its successful predecessor, the GALAXY S II by three times as fast. In comparison, the GALAXY S II took 9 months to sell as many units.
The GALAXY S III took just 50 days to hit 10 million in sales.
The brisk sales of the GALAXY S III and its range of smartphones has secured Samsung’s position as the No. 1 smartphone brand in the world.
It will be interesting to see how the GALAXY Note II fares against the GALAXY S III in unit sales in time to come.