Over 7 Million Samsung Galaxy Note Units Already Shipped
Today, Samsung released an official press statement announcing the sales figures for the smartphones belonging to their line-up. The figures are pretty impressive as over 50 million Galaxy S and Galaxy S II smartphones were shipped, while the company’s phablet was also a successful product.
After the South Korean company announced that over 9 million Samsung Galaxy S III units have been pre-ordered, today the officials come to unveil the sales figures for the emblematic smartphones in their portfolion. Therefore, the Samsung Galaxy S and Galaxy S II sales have overpassed the 50 million units threshold. 24 million units of the first generation Galaxy where shipped, while the Samsung Galaxy S2 ended up in the hands of 28 million lucky owners.
Samsung Galaxy Note is another important smartphone for the South Koreans, and the terminal was sold in over 7 million copies world wide, an impressive figure, considering that it’s a niche smartphone, a tablet – smartphone hybrid that sports a huge display.
Five months after Galaxy Note was officially released on the market Samsung announced that 5 million units were sold, and now two months later, the company reveals that 7 million phablets have been shipped. That’s an average of 1 million Samsung Galaxy Note units per month an impressive number for a niche device.
Samsung Galaxy Note leaves the factory gates with Android 2.3 Gingerbread, but the South Korean company rolled out the official Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich firmware update for the 5.3-inch smartphone. The Premium Suite ICS pack for Galaxy Note comes with a suite of applications that were optimized for S-Pen.
The Samsung phablet sports a 5.3-inch Super AMOLED display with a resolution of 800 x 1280 pixels, 1 GB of RAM and 16/32 GB of internal flash storage. Galaxy Note is underpinned by an Exynos chipset based on two ARM Cortex-A9 cores clocked at 1.4 GHz. It also comes with a front-facing 2 megapixel camera, while the 8 megapixel unit mounted on the back of the case has autofocus, LED flash and full HD 1080p video recording capabilities.