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Samsung Galaxy S7 & S7 Edge Sales Reach The Zenith Point In Q1, 2017, Hit 55 Million Units

May 02, 2017 09:17 AM EDT


World's most popular smartphones Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge have shown the highest ever sales number within the first quarter of 2017. The sales number of Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge have crossed 55 million units at the end of Q1 in the running year. The duo Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge are the predecessors of the newly launched Galaxy S8 series which is also expected to reach a new level.

According to GSM Arena, a report revealed by Research Firm Strategy Analytics stated that the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge flagship sold over 55 million units in the running year. It's also reported that in the first quarter of 2017, the South-Korean tech-giant sold 7.2 million units of Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge.

Another report by International Data Corporation (IDC) stated that Samsung regained the first position in the worldwide Smartphone Shipment Growth 2017 list. The smartphone shipment volume is highest for Samsung and the huge sale of Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge helped to jump the Samsung market share by 22.8 percent. In line with another Strategy Analytics Neil Mawston, Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge are available in dozens of countries globally and the S7 Edge is wildly popular because of its curved hardware design blended with a sidebar of apps which is easy to use.

According to Android Authority, further researches have revealed that Samsung sold 92.8 million handsets in the quarter one of 2017. Among those handsets, approximately 86 percent were smartphones that helped to increase the shipment volume rate to the highest, as well as the shipment growth rate up to 23 percent. It's also reported that the newly launched Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus have already started to create a huge popularity in both South Korea and the US. This led the Samsung Company to believe even higher growth rate than Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge have created.

Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge have been an evolution of the previous year's model. With recently Nougat manually upgraded hardware feature availability, lucrative design, IP certification of water and dust resistance and expandable storage; the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge have taken the smartphone's world of by storm.

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