The Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 plus were undoubtedly one of the most anticipated smartphones of this year before they went official barely a month ago. These devices came in with specs that kept us drooling, nonetheless, looks like we were not the only one as the Korean Giants have just reported that 5 million units of this handsets have been sold out already.
Both handsets were put up for sale on the 21st of April to countries like USA, Canada and South Korea. Shortly after, they went forth to storm the markets of Germany, France, UK and Italy. From these markets this top dog has managed to rake in a lot of cash already event without heading to the Chinese market yet.
As of now, other manufacturers like Huawei, Oppo and Vivo have edged Samsung out of the top spot in the Chinese market with a low market share of just 3.1%. However, things will definitely change when the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ hit the market in the few coming weeks.
With Samsung’s news reputation in the other markets, we are quite sure that their entrance into the large and competitive Chinese Market will be met with huge success also winning them more shares in the market. However, to Oppo and Huawei are tightly clinging to this top position, meaning the Korean Giant’s will have to think out of the box to really dish out the Galaxy Duo in a very appealing manner.