Quick Note: Samsung Sells over 40 Million Galaxy S4 Smartphones Globally
October 24, 2013 10:10 AM
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Announcement comes from companies CEO JK Shin
Samsung launched its Galaxy S4
smartphone back in April and the device has proven to be incredibly popular. It took the smartphone about two months to sell 20 million units and four months after launch to hit 30 million units. As the phone has aged and competition increased, it's sales pace has declined.
The Galaxy S4 sold only about 5 million units in August. However, Samsung CEO JK Shin recently stated that over 40 million Galaxy S4 smartphones have been sold globally since the device launched. Considering the phone is been around for about six months, this is an impressive feat for Samsung.
Samsung has continued to roll out some interesting new products following the launch of the Galaxy S4. Most recently, Samsung
unveiled its Galaxy Note 3 and the Galaxy Gear smartwatch
. The Galaxy Note 3 has impressed both reviewers and customers; however, the Galaxy Gear smartwatch has proven to be rather unloved in many reviews.
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10/26/2013 1:55:32 AM
I completely understand that hardware flexibility and price ranges are an advantage to Android, I've never denied that or argued against it.
The only points I've made are that Android high end sales are a niche of Android's total marketshare and that it is smaller than Apple's, and that the drawbacks to the ecosystem (updates, performance, applications) aren't strong enough to switch me over.
Again, I understand and respect the checks and balances between the two. I totally get why someone would choose Android or iOS.
The only thing that confuses me is your anger and complete inability to accept that your precious is anything but perfect in every way.
Your devotion is fanatical and strange.
"What would I do? I'd shut it down and give the money back to the shareholders." -- Michael Dell, after being asked what to do with Apple Computer in 1997
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