Samsung’s Galaxy S II Becomes Company’s Fastest Selling Phone: 3 Million Units In 55 Days

Samsung's Galaxy S II Becomes Company's Fastest Selling Phone: 3 Million Units In 55 Days

Samsung have sold three million Galaxy S II smartphones in just 55 days — that’s 1 phone sold every 1.5 seconds , according to announcement made by the company. As a result of this, it has become the company’s fastest-selling phone ever.

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It’s features include a 4.27-inch 800 x 480 Super AMOLED Plus display, an 8 megapixel primary camera, Android Gingerbread with TouchWiz 4.0 and integrated NFC support. Galaxy S II is powered by a 1.2GHz dual core ARM Cortex-A9 and 1GB of RAM.

The phone was announced in February this year and launched a month later in Asia and Europe countries. It is yet to be launched in US, where it is only available on websites like Amazon. According to rumors, the Galaxy S II will be available on AT&T very soon.

Samsung GALAXY S II reaches 3 Million global sales

SEOUL, KOREA–(Korea Newswire) — Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd, a global leader in digital media and digital convergence technologies, today announced that the Samsung GALAXY S II(Model: GT-I9100), has reached global channel sales of 3 million units.

The GALAXY S II is Samsung’s flagship smartphone device; a beautifully thin (8.49mm) and lightweight, dual-core smartphone that combines an unmatched Super AMOLED Plus viewing experience with incredible performance, all on Android, the world’s fastest-growing mobile operating system. The next generation smartphone also includes exclusive access to Samsung’s four new content and entertainment hubs, seamlessly integrated to provide instant access to music, games, e-reading and social networking services.

“Announced at Mobile World Congress 2011, the GALAXY S II represents our most advanced smartphone to date and demonstrates Samsung’s commitment to deliver premium, market-defining devices,”and “This milestone reflects the continued strong support from our carrier partners around the world who have chosen the GALAXY S II as their flagship Android device.” said JK Shin, President and Head of Samsung’s Mobile Communications Business.

[via Engadget]