Friday started the official sales of the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+, which began to send those who had pre-orders since Monday.
According to network sources, in the shops there is a shortage of Samsung Galaxy S8. A Samsung spokesperson claims that this situation has arisen due to the fact that some colors were more popular than others. In particular, in shops difficult to find a smartphone in the color “Black diamond”, on the second place in popularity was the color “Mystic amethyst.”
While it is unclear in which countries the problem arose, however, wishing to buy a new smartphone needs to be prepared for the fact that they will have to wait longer than expected.
Meanwhile, the publication Yonhap reports that Samsung was forced to extend delivery times przekazanych Galaxy S8 in South Korea for a week due to excessive demand. If earlier the company promised to deliver reserved S8 and S8+ until April 24, the deadline moved to April 30. Pre-order opened on 7 April, since then the buyers have left the application of more than a million smartphones.
Yet, according to iconica, in a mobile network registered, only 400,000 new devices. And with 21 APR Galaxy S8 went on sale, so some of przekazanych smartphones will ship later than if they just bought in the store.
According to analysts, Samsung may sell up to 60 million Galaxy S8 Samsung Galaxy S8+.
In Russia the start of sales of Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ is scheduled for April 28.