Some think the brand-new Samsung Galaxy S5 is a disappointment, but many love it. In fact, the sales of the company’s latest flagship have managed to set a new record, beating the achievement of its predecessor by over 30%! Moreover, in some European markets the Galaxy S5 sales have surpassed those of the Galaxy S4 more than twice; and the number would be even higher had the new smartphone stock not depleted in many places.
Samsung launched its latest flagship on Friday in 125 countries, making it the largest-scale launch for the Korean company. Additional 25 markets will follow in the next few days, bringing the total number to countries where you can buy the Galaxy S5 to 150!
We’ve no information how HTC is doing with its All New One, but we doubt their numbers come even close to what Samsung has managed to pull off. While many prefer the One’s all-metal body, it seems that Samsung’s massive marketing budget is hard to beat…