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Galaxy S II breaks Samsung's records, sells 3 million in 55 days

03 July, 2011 | Read the news | Post your comment
Galaxy S II breaks Samsung's records, sells 3 million in 55 days - read the full textUnless you were hanging out with the sherpas in the Himalayas you probably must have heard a lot about the Samsung Galaxy S II. To say it was well-received would be an understatement as almost everyone we knew had already got one or was planning on getting one. But now we have the official figures...


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> In reply to [deleted post]Nothing wrong with fantasizing, but its obvious iPhone sales are not driven by tech specs. Quite safe to say stellar sales of iPhone 5 when it launches.

Good to have strong SGS2 sales too tho, strong competition is always better for consumers.

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  • 2011-07-04 11:13
  • 3sE3

> In reply to csczero @ 2011-07-04 08:07 from 2Tar - click to readcoz samsung have a guts to launch a new phone not like i phone just rubbing the old shit ever and ever

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  • 2011-07-04 10:42
  • wiS5

> In reply to sk @ 2011-07-04 08:02 from keeb - click to readsure i m agree wd u abt samsung is always better than i phone i phone sucks............

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  • 2011-07-04 10:40
  • wiS5

> In reply to nokia 4 life @ 2011-07-03 23:32 from Sdri - click to readwhat makes you thnk that nokia mano phone will such be a great hit? Due to its fanboys?

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  • 2011-07-04 10:34
  • t@GT SGS2 is the king of smart phone....

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  • 2011-07-04 10:32
  • 7txi

hey guys .....iphone is particularly famous for its ios ....otherwise its a shit phone compared to every hardware expectation ....probably i my vote goes to iphone 4 ....i am using it app or function is capable in any other phone ....still iphone 4 is a last year model ....u guys are comparin on the new ...model of galaxy s2 ....andriod ..copies the apps in apple app store..but still apple own of abt 10,00,000 apps while andriod 45,000 apps only ....

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  • 2011-07-04 10:32
  • vGWk

> In reply to nokia 4 life @ 2011-07-04 10:07 from gFDk - click to readGo drown in your own tears. N8 sold 4 million units in 8 months. Galaxy S II sold 3 million in 55 days and it didn't even hit some of the countries yet.

WP7 is only in the interest of mobile phone enthusiasts. General public are hesitant to try new stuff. Slow sales mean slow third party support. Nokia WP7 line will take a while to catch up with the big OSs. In fact, Nokia will take a while to catch up with the new big guys in the industry.

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  • 2011-07-04 10:23
  • qbY5

> In reply to [deleted post]and they call the empty uni body with a big bulging out aphone n especially a flagship device

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  • 2011-07-04 10:20
  • uWB1

> In reply to nokia 4 life @ 2011-07-04 10:07 from gFDk - click to readoh well, that does imply the current lineup of nokia is crap.

metal adds weight. subjected to daily wear n tear, it loses its shine soon and give a shabby look. platic on the otherside can be replaced fast. and the plastic on SGS is of a premium quality.

Nokia needs 680 mhz to record d1 videos, but still its a s!ht. shooting vids is the not the only job of a smart phone.

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  • 2011-07-04 10:19
  • PTij

> In reply to [deleted post]what is Nokia??? never heard of it before.

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  • 2011-07-04 10:13
  • iwpE

Hail to the king!... Too bad, I just can't afford one right now. But maybe by the time it's 1.4 Ghz version comes out, I can. And maybe, just maybe, Samsung will add more capacity to the battery and upgrade the build quality a bit, cos I think it would be a bit awkward to just overclocking the monster (since some people are also capable of doing just that). So, what do say Sammy?..

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  • 2011-07-04 10:11
  • KxK{

> In reply to [deleted post]all the eyes on nokia's first windows phone 7.5 mange .

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  • 2011-07-04 10:07
  • gFDk

> In reply to [deleted post]SGSII battery lasts me through the day, call quality is excellent, build quality is excellent. The added bonus is that my browsing experience is far superior on SGSII than any current Nokia devices, there are about few hundred times more apps for SGSII, and don't forget the fact that it's the most powerful mobile phone currently. This is all bonus that comes on top of what an N8 can do.

I don't understand people who are saying plastic body is a worse solution than metal body. Metal body gets scratches and dents easily and for phones like N8 can't replace any parts because it's unibody. And of course most people will most likely wrap their phones in a plastic casing not to mention added weight. "Bad build quality" would be phones falling apart after few days or weeks. Samsung phones do not "fall apart". Plastic bodies don't make products "bad quality". Things like slow as hell web browser makes phones "bad quality".

What's fail is your comment which you made without even seeing the SGSII in the first place.

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  • 2011-07-04 10:07
  • qbY5

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2011-07-03 17:38 from gLah - click to readwhat u mean to say is that a single core cortex a8 processor is on par with dualcore 1.2 ghz cortex a9 processor?

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  • 2011-07-04 10:06
  • t@GT

> In reply to csczero @ 2011-07-04 08:07 from 2Tar - click to read.. That has nothing to do with the quality of the phone or whatever.. It's just a Marketing strategy... Apple makes you belive they are exclusive als spend a lot of time develloping the phone... It's just a strategy.. and you fell for it ;)

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  • 2011-07-04 10:01
  • n%nF

I think we should wait for september in which IPhone 5 is releasing and then we will able to view one of the hottest combat of smartphone era :)

IPhone 5 ORTON :):)

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  • 2011-07-04 10:00
  • Khhc

I think even the Sherpa's in the Himalaya's have heard about it as the worlds highest tweet was made from a Samsung Galaxy SII from the summit of Mt. Everest earlier this year.

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  • 2011-07-04 09:59
  • t@Jw

I had a lot of phones including iPhone 3G, 3GS and 4, currently I use Galaxy S2 and is easily the best phone I ever had. Everything works great, fast, without lag ... It is already great out of a box.

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  • 2011-07-04 09:27
  • 3pvZ

how's the battery life ?

my galaxy s1 lasts only 10 hours on medium usage (Wifi-music -movies)

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  • 2011-07-04 09:14
  • Mei0

> In reply to Johnny @ 2011-07-04 07:08 from vG0V - click to readHi Johnny, we iFans are two articles down, celebrating "iPhone sales up, while others stagnate" article lol. Just kidding.

Seems very obvious to me, there's plenty of space for competition which only benefits us all. Android is great. iOS is great. B

Own the tech. Don't let the tech own you.

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  • 2011-07-04 08:19
  • mTWB

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