Samsung has outed its report card for Galaxy Series Devices, launched in May 2010. According to the report the overall sales of Galaxy S models had surpassed the 100 million mark, greatly fueled by the performance of Galaxy S III and Galaxy S II models. In Samsung Words:
Samsung Electronics’ flagship Galaxy S series surpassed the accumulated sales record of 100 million units from the supply side in only 2 years and 7 months after its launch in May 2010. Galaxy S III is selling at much faster rate of 30 million in 5 months and 40 million in 7 months, after becoming a million seller in only 50 days after its release last May. Currently, its average daily sales are 190,000 units. The driving force behind Samsung Electronics’ rise to the top on the global smartphone market is Galaxy S II which is gaining ground as a steady seller hitting the sales of over 40 million in only 20 months.
The Galaxy S3 is currently selling at an average rate of 190,000 units per day and total sales of S3 has crossed 40 Million Mark. While Galaxy S II, launched in April 2011, racked up sales of more than 40 million.
The original Galaxy S phone, launched in June 2010, sold 25 million units.
The Galaxy Note 2 which was launched last year has sold over 5 million units globally till November.
It extended its lead over Apple as the top maker of smartphones worldwide, according to research firm IHS iSuppli, which gave Samsung 28 percent of the market in 2012, up from 20 percent the previous year.