Galaxy Note 8: nearly 400,000 pre-orders in one day
Samsung has revealed that since the opening of pre-orders on Thursday, September 7, approximately have been booked 395,000 units of Galaxy Note 8which clearly surpasses Note 7 with its 380,000 pre-orders in 13 days.
RECORD PREORDERS FOR GALAXY NOTE 8
The data presented by Samsung about the pre-orders of Galaxy Note 8 is impressive, especially considering that for the South Korean company it is the most expensive smartphone ever, with prices reaching almost € 1000 in Europe. In South Korea Note 8 the price for the 64GB variant is 1,090,000 won (about € 800), while the 256GB variant costs 1,250,000 won (about € 920).
Note 8 will almost certainly overtake Galaxy S8with its 550,000 pre-ordered units in two days while it definitely outclassed Note 7, which recorded 200,000 pre-ordered units in two days.
Note 8: Samsung aims to sell 700,000 units in one month
The majority of users, about the 65%chose the 64GB model, with a preference for the new color Deep Sea Blue. According to statements from The Korea Herald, analysts predict that by 14 September the pre-order quota will reach 1 million units.
Official sales of Note 8 will begin on 21 Septemberwhile those who have pre-ordered will start receiving the smartphone as early as September 15, with all the free gifts provided by Samsung.