Samsung Galaxy S Series Passes 100M Units Sold - NewsWilliam D'Angelo, posted on 15 January 2013 / 4,187 Views
Samsung has announced that its Galaxy S smartphone series of phones has sold more than than 100 million units. The very first Galaxy S phone was released in May 2010. That averages to about 3.23 million smartphones every single month.
"Samsung Electronics’ flagship Galaxy S series surpassed the accumulated sales record of 100 million units from the supply side in only 2 years and 7 months after its launch in May 2010," read the report.
The Galaxy S III smartphone is the most recent model and is the fastest selling. It took 50 days to pass one million sold, but after five months it managed to pass 30 million. It also took seven months for it to sell 30 million units. Samsung is selling about 190,000 Galaxy S III's every single day.
Samsung also said that the Galaxy S II has sold more than 40 million units in 20 months. The Galaxy S III has sold nearly three times as fast as its predecessor.