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- Samsung Galaxy S21 collection gross sales are reportedly 30% greater than the S20 collection in Korea.
- The base mannequin accounted for 40% of gross sales, Samsung reportedly mentioned.
Samsung’s Galaxy S21 collection launched at a less expensive worth than final 12 months’s telephones, with a beginning worth of $800 within the US for the bottom Galaxy S21 in comparison with $1000 for the bottom Galaxy S20 final 12 months. The Galaxy S21 is cheaper in Korea too, beginning at 999,900 received (~$903) in comparison with the bottom Galaxy S20’s 1.25 million received (~$1,130) price ticket at launch. It appears like this technique may very well be paying off big-time within the firm’s house market.
Samsung was quoted as saying by Yonhap News that Galaxy S21 collection gross sales are 30% greater than Galaxy S20 collection gross sales. The development was calculated based mostly on gross sales from January 29 (the primary day of availability) to February 8. Presumably the Korean producer was evaluating this to the Galaxy S20 vary’s first few days of availability final 12 months.
The base Galaxy S21 was the most well-liked mannequin throughout this era, accounting for 40% of gross sales, adopted by the Galaxy S21 Ultra with 36%. The S21 Plus due to this fact accounted for 24% of gross sales throughout this time.
It’s additionally fascinating to notice that Samsung mentioned unlocked gadgets made up 30% of Galaxy S21 collection gross sales available in the market, with gross sales on this class greater than doubling Galaxy S20 collection gross sales on this regard.
This isn’t the one excellent news for Samsung’s new flagships in latest days, as pre-orders within the UK reportedly surpassed pre-orders for the Galaxy S10 vary and S20 collection. Between this information and Korean gross sales, it means that the S21 collection is likely to be a serious success for the corporate.