Roughly 120,000 Samsung Galaxy S II handsets sold in South Korea in the first three days

Roughly 120,000 Samsung Galaxy S II handsets sold in South Korea in the first three days
It’s very hard to not like the Samsung Galaxy S II, especially when its predecessor was one of the most highly sought out devices last year when it was launched, but it’s looking like another round of success for Samsung’s camp.

Since going on sale April 29th, the polarizing Samsung Galaxy S II is already achieving some great initial sales figures in South Korea where it’s being launched first. From the looks of it all, so far over 120,000 units of the smartphone have been sold in just the first three days of its availability. Aiding to the healthy figure is the fact that the handset went on sale with all three major operators in South Korea; breaking down to 65,000 for SK Telecom, 40,000 units with KT, and 15,000 sold for LG U+.

Having such a great start is indeed nice for the handset, which undoubtedly will start its global rise to fame, as we wait for the handset to make its debut in other markets around the world.

source: Yonhap News Agency via Samsung Hub

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Galaxy S II
  • Display 4.3" 480 x 800 pixels
  • Camera 8 MP / 2 MP front
  • Processor Samsung Exynos 4 Dual, Dual-core, 1200 MHz
  • Storage 32 GB + microSDHC
  • Battery 1650 mAh(9.00h 3G talk time)

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17 Comments

1. Lucas777

Posts: 2137; Member since: Jan 06, 2011

just wish it had sense... although touchwiz is very practical, it just doesnt look as nice...

7. protozeloz

Posts: 5396; Member since: Sep 16, 2010

I want to see what sammy has under its sleeve they say its being modified so its both functional and flashy

11. remixfa

Posts: 14605; Member since: Dec 19, 2008

i spent so much time modding and flipping roms in the galaxy 1, i never got bored with touchwiz.. lol. sooooooo many awesome roms in the mod community to toy with! :)

12. Lucas777

Posts: 2137; Member since: Jan 06, 2011

true, but i would prefer to have the phone i buy be the one i want to use... not just depend on a rom to make it nice

16. remixfa

Posts: 14605; Member since: Dec 19, 2008

i think you misunderstood me. The phone is great without it. I personally just like to flip roms and experience EVERYTHING that there is to offer.. not just what the manufacturer/carrier offers.

2. RORYREVOLUTION

Posts: 3131; Member since: Jan 12, 2010

The new touch wiz looks a lot better. Please come to the us already!

3. ps1001

Posts: 65; Member since: Dec 14, 2010

i think this year things will be interesting for sales - comparing the rivals - iphone5 and andro dual-core line... we'll see in jan2012 which way the tide will go....

4. jklsdjflksdjf unregistered

iPhone obviously. This isn't even a question or something to ponder about, dumbass haha.

6. aztaxia12295

Posts: 272; Member since: Nov 22, 2009

time to get out of the basement and get a life

15. sunmatch unregistered

I like your sarcasm.

5. sniperace

Posts: 95; Member since: Aug 20, 2009

Dear phone gods please let Sprint get this phone without the dam keyboard this time!!

13. Lucas777

Posts: 2137; Member since: Jan 06, 2011

haha nope... u have evo 3d which is better anyways

9. jp unregistered

damn it! US is so slow!!!!!!

14. nfivnoewnv unregistered

this is without question the best phone in the market right now but htc sensation will be better cuz ov the new sense and well htc's famous built quality.

17. Goldeneye

Posts: 419; Member since: Jan 22, 2011

Samsung better be prompt with updates this time they've lost a lot of credibility, at least in the US, and also get rid of the S just leave it "galaxy" shorter and more practical name

18. chinakidoliver.iab

Posts: 75; Member since: Dec 07, 2010

y is it that lg is forgoten like the optimus 3d, or the optimus 2x ............. mayb their lack of advertisment

19. jegan2111 unregistered

When will this mobile hit INDIA?

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