Pre-Orders for Samsung Galaxy S6 Surpass 300,000
luvsmiling, April 10, 2015, 9:36 a.m.
Preorders for Samsung Electronics' new flagship smartphones in Korea have surpassed 300,000. According to the telecommunications industry on Thursday, the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge got over 300,000 preorders as of Wednesday, a record figure for any Galaxy smartphone.
Samsung started to take preorders on April 1 and the phones are due to be released on Friday. The demand for the S6 and S6 Edge is about the same, unlike the initial prediction of a 7:3 ratio by the firm. The flexible display feature of the S6 Edge seems to have impressed consumers and boosted demand.