The number of pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy S8 was the best in the history of the line, said the South Korean company. In the result, Samsung is experiencing problems with satisfaction demand for their new phones.
Pre-orders opened on 7 April. However, because the number of applications reached a record high of 1.04 million, it was discovered that the made resources are dwindling too quickly. Difficulties arose with the gifts promised by the company – especially the early buyers.
“We are touched by this reaction of the consumers on the Galaxy S8 and S8+, – noted the President of Samsung Electronics America Tim Baxter. – The market reacted to the smartphone is very positive, the number of pre-orders was the best in history – a 30% growth compared to the record launch of Galaxy S7”.
Samsung announced the postponement of deadlines for deliveries przekazanych Galaxy S8 (64GB) and Galaxy S8 Plus (64 GB), referring to “the imbalances of inventory in the stores by color or model.” It was previously announced that the deadlines for the supply of 128-Gigabyte Galaxy S8+.
Galaxy S8 was officially presented at the end of last month. It was the first flagship of the line update after the release of Galaxy Note 7, Samsung had to withdraw due to problems with the explosion of phones. Galaxy S8 is equipped with a “limitless” screen and voice assistant Bixby, which is currently available only for the Korean and English languages. You can unlock not only a finger, but a scan of the iris of the eye.
According to Samsung, the most popular smartphone models colors Midnight Black Orchid and Gray.