Only 40 million? S3 was sold in 50 million units in the same time : http://www.gsmarena.com/samsun...ews-5709.php
And they predicted that they will sell 80 milion till end of 2013, and 4 month after that time, they are only at half of that (if that number of 40 million isn't another lie ) :
All in all Samsung isn't better with sell of S line as they want make us to believe
AnonD-151727, 17 Apr 2014I understand..and i know samsung calculated to sell more of the s4 in the same timeframe.. ..i... moreNeither me. I am not a stake holder in any of the company. Heck why do I even care of what or how many they are selling. I was trying to prove that leave the fanboysm aside. I don't know but I hate fanboys the most and frankly, I hate myself too for the same reason. Honestly, I don't like Samsung because I had some really bad experience with my Note 2(sold it). I don't bash Samsung. I pop out the reality which you people are blindly disagreeing too. Wake up. You pay that company, they don't pay you a penny.
AnonD-134497, 17 Apr 2014This is what I am now talking about if you have read my post correctly. I later said, all of t... moreI understand..and i know samsung calculated to sell more of the s4 in the same timeframe.. ..it does not bother me though ...happy easter Gelvin :-)
We can only despise this kind of false marketing ... I pitty Samsung. You have taken the lead form Apple in this pathetic marketing to sheeples thing. blah!
Anonymous, 16 Apr 2014the numbers are still for the flagship model 95xx only not the actives..cameras..minis.. 30m w... moreThis is what I am now talking about if you have read my post correctly. I later said, all of the 9500 models which include 5-6 models followed by the CDMA models. It counts a total of 6 models and hence, 6 models sold 40 million. In case of S3, a single model sold 60 million. This is what I am talking about. I am not hating on or something. I am just trying to tear the curtain of blindness from the eyes of fanboys that wake up. Samsung use to sell flagship models like that. It was not the case of S4, nor the S5 because S4 was not a 'premium' standard flagship phone and S5 is just an upgraded Samsung Galaxy S4 Advanced LTE. It's not even better than Note 3...
LMAO...just had a customer call in complaining about crashing and freezing with using basic functions like the dialer. Contacts take a long time to register....could be pirated apps or not.
AnonD-134497, 16 Apr 2014Doesn't matter. It's after all, a different model which apparently you are neglecting :) Like ... morethe numbers are still for the flagship model 95xx only not the actives..cameras..minis.. 30m which i have no problem with ..you are talking about the whole line over and over again which has nothing to do with those numbers ... the s3 did also sell way more than 6m ..that info is also available if you search for it ..the s3 phone serie is 9300 - 93xx and nothing else
AnonD-151727, 16 Apr 2014Don't forget they are the same phone just for different markets because of different cellular ... moreDoesn't matter. It's after all, a different model which apparently you are neglecting :) Like the LTE variant and 3G variant. Like the single sim variant and dual sim varient. Like the advanced variant. They are different phones for different markets just like S600 and Octa and S800 so 6 phones sold 40 millions :) It's so low considering a single phone "S3" sold 6 millions, isn't it? :)))))))))))))
Even the SGS4 didn't sell as well as Samsung hoped, but they managed to cover this quite well in the media with their advertising blitz and paying off media.
Google 'SGS4 sales poor' and you will find a ton of articles with lots of numbers and facts from carriers etc.
Google 'SGS4 sales good' and you will find lots of similar articles, mainly because they quote the same source and usually it's from Samsung press statements. Either that or "according to a senior Samsung Executive..."
Also, nobody is fooled by the SHIPPED vs SOLD press statements, except a special bunch drinking Samsung Koolaid, so can we give it a rest Samsung?
Everyone can conclude themselves.
AnonD-134497, 16 Apr 2014Alright! Lets play this game that way. So these sales numbers are of the phones which has mode... moreDon't forget they are the same phone just for different markets because of different cellular band standards..and you can narrow the amount down however you like ..the numbers still represent the flagship line ..i have no problem with that
AnonD-151727, 16 Apr 2014..those are the sales numbers for these phones the 95oo series not the others minis, cameras, ... moreAlright! Lets play this game that way. So these sales numbers are of the phones which has model numbers by 95oo. Then, there are 4 devices as you have mentioned + other CDMA phones which you have also mentioned. I wrote 11 variants. Ok no problem, I admit I was wrong :) Lets shorten the numbers to 6 from 11 as you have written. So, there are 6 devices which are sold around 40 millions, right? :)))))
AnonD-134497, 16 Apr 201447 variants? LMFAO I thought it was only 11. Thanks for correcting me :) So by taking your... more..those are the sales numbers for these phones the 95oo series not the others minis, cameras, actives and then some..they are different alltogether..but that does not matter because your common sense tells otherwise...right
AnonD-151727, 16 Apr 2014Flagships are the following phones 9500 9502 9505 9506 + a couple of CDMA versions not the 47 ... more47 variants? LMFAO I thought it was only 11. Thanks for correcting me :)
So by taking yours statement, those 5-6 phones you just have mentioned have sold 40 millions combined? :) Thanks for proving me right :)))))
AnonD-134497, 16 Apr 2014It doesn't say which model. So, tell me some phrases which can help me search which model sold... moreFlagships are the following phones 9500 9502 9505 9506 + a couple of CDMA versions not the 47 different variants
AnonD-151727, 16 Apr 2014Here is a search frace for you ..."How many galaxy s4 flagships sold"It doesn't say which model. So, tell me some phrases which can help me search which model sold 40 million, either it active or zoom or advanced or mini or.... :)
AnonD-151727, 16 Apr 2014All you have to do is go and search...N0pe... You are the one pointing obvious as wrong so prove it. I don't have to do anything since you are accusing. So, clear out your accuse...