10 million Samsung Galaxy S4 units sold; new colors coming

10 million Samsung Galaxy S4 units sold; new colors coming
After launching globally on April 27th, the Samsung Galaxy S4 has now surpassed 10 million units sold in less than one full month, according to Samsung.This sets a record for a Samsung handset, for the quickest time to 10 million units sold. The Galaxy S4's predecessor, the Samsung Galaxy S III, took 50 days to accomplish the same thing. The Samsung Galaxy S II needed 5 months to hit the 10 million sales mark, while the original Samsung Galaxy S reached 10 million in sales after 7 months.

Currently available in 110 countries, the Korean based manufacturer expects to eventually sell the Android flagship in 155 countries with 327 partners. And Samsung also plans on adding more colors options to the phone. Currently available in White Mist and Black Forest, the Samsung Galaxy S4 will receive new color options this summer including Blue Arctic and Red Aurora, followed by Purple Mirage and Brown Autumn.

source: Samsung via Engadget

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Galaxy S4
  • Display 5.0" 1080 x 1920 pixels
  • Camera 13 MP / 2 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 600, Quad-core, 1900 MHz
  • Storage 64 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 2600 mAh(17h 3G talk time)

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150 Comments

1. Joshing4fun

Posts: 1244; Member since: Aug 13, 2010

Why brown? Like wtf

3. thethird92

Posts: 10; Member since: May 15, 2012

brown is unique though [+]

12. Kurai unregistered

They're adding different variety of colors to choose from . . . different people have different taste . . . The blue arctic sounds very tempting . . .might consider buying one now . . .

15. darkskoliro

Posts: 1092; Member since: May 07, 2012

because they're rich and they can do whatever the fukc they want :D

120. tedkord

Posts: 17136; Member since: Jun 17, 2009

Of course they're rich. They sell more smartphones than anyone else on the planet by almost double.

132. Mxyzptlk unregistered

Including skipping out on a thorough quality control process.

134. tech2

Posts: 3487; Member since: Oct 26, 2012

Exactly ! who'd want to see chips and dents on their new Galaxy S4 oh wait.....

149. Mr.Verizon

Posts: 24; Member since: Feb 12, 2012

yes because we have never seen iphones being shipped with light leaks around the displays and yellow tinge when it should be white because of glue being improperly cured before being shipped to customers! note my extreme sarcasm here, everybody has issues with every launch, nobody is perfect even samsung and apple.

84. chemhaz

Posts: 161; Member since: May 04, 2012

A lot or people choose brown tan wallets, bags and other accessories... it makes sense to bring out a leather-coloured variant. However, I'll pass judgement on its looks when it comes out .

125. TROLL

Posts: 4851; Member since: Apr 13, 2012

S4 FTW™

2. thethird92

Posts: 10; Member since: May 15, 2012

NO surprise there. [+]

51. osmaankhaan unregistered

Either a handful of haters r stupid or 10 million ppl r... Hint:as they say public knows everything and majority wins

4. ksenia

Posts: 25; Member since: Apr 29, 2013

yes 10 million setting on salves and returned marketing paid articles

33. Doakie

Posts: 2478; Member since: May 06, 2009

Haters gonna hate....

56. osmaankhaan unregistered

HTC one but samsung won

121. tedkord

Posts: 17136; Member since: Jun 17, 2009

And lie and rationalize.

126. TROLL

Posts: 4851; Member since: Apr 13, 2012

Stop being Jelly you Jealous®

5. FlushGordon unregistered

Lost potential profits for Apple Sue them hard Apple! Sue them hard! XD

6. samsung4ever

Posts: 36; Member since: Nov 20, 2012

For all those complaining about the galaxy phones made of plastic and not being premium, well the galaxy s4 actually has gorilla glass 3 while htc one has gorilla glass 2... another thing is on my galaxy s4 i bought a high quality aluminium battery cover for only $15 on ebay, now the front is gorilla glass 3 and the back is allumimum what else do i want? also i can easily change the back if it scratches unlike htc... samsungs the best and fk the rest only octa core phone in the world!!! they listen to customers!!! fastest software updates!!!! top not batteries!!!! best displays!!! smoothest interface compared to laggy sony htc and lg etc... speacial and oh sooo helpful touchwiz features!!! load speakers even compared to htc one which isnt load just clear... endless features!!!

13. darkskoliro

Posts: 1092; Member since: May 07, 2012

How much did you get paid? Im looking for a job :)

23. samsung4ever

Posts: 36; Member since: Nov 20, 2012

Some advice go work for samsung, if you dont get a job there go for apple or lg, stay away from htc and sony, thanks :) hope it helped oh and im not getting paid!!!

34. MachDaddy

Posts: 52; Member since: Mar 06, 2013

you sir, have apparently never heard of sarcasm.

36. samsung4ever

Posts: 36; Member since: Nov 20, 2012

Dear friend, sarcasm is what htc uses to trick people into buying their products like the boom sound feature is s**t!! id rather my galaxy s4 speakers more loader... samsung fans and users (majority of the world) dont rely on sarcasm

104. SleepingOz unregistered

I guess that's the reason why they're "quitely sinking". lol

122. tedkord

Posts: 17136; Member since: Jun 17, 2009

McDonalds fire you?

16. Kurai unregistered

First of all, touchwiz does lag because of the useless bloatware that is infested within it . . . secondly, gorilla glass shatter easily(no matter what the gen is) unlike sony's shatterproof glass or asashi's dragon trail glass. . . thirdly, the octacore doesn't work simultaneously, it works more like a dual quadcore . . . fourthly, htc one's speaker is far more better than samsung's( there's also nokia's 925 if you want to compare more) . . . lastly s4 will only fell premuim if you buy a cover for it. . .

19. shadez10

Posts: 427; Member since: Jan 15, 2012

very true... octo-core is really just the same as normal quadcores... but idk why those samsung fanboys doesnt get how those octo-cores work... they think all the 8 CPUs work together...

38. samsung4ever

Posts: 36; Member since: Nov 20, 2012

its octa core- not otco wtf??? must be using htc sence auto corect lol :P

67. HDShatter

Posts: 1021; Member since: Jan 17, 2013

Arms going to need 8 core a15 devices to keep up with intel in the tablet market later this year.

127. TROLL

Posts: 4851; Member since: Apr 13, 2012

Arm still have there A57 SOC CPU TO BE ON PAR! What are you talking about? The Exynos has 5 range of Cpus, which are:E5410 entry level, E5420 standard, E5430 above standard, E5440 performance, and finally E5450 which runs at 3.0Ghz. So it's either on par with Baytrail, or faster! ®

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