As we wait for the Cupertino Company, Apple, to launch their flagship smartphone iPhone 8 today, its South Korean arch-rival Samsung has reasons to smile all the way to the bank. Samsung says the pre-orders it has received so far beats any pre-orders they have recorded during the launch of the previous Note series devices.
Samsung says the pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 are, as at Tuesday, Sept 12th, 2.5 times more than what the Note 7 had recorded during its pre-order season.
It goes without saying that Samsung is banking on the Note 8 to redeem its brand reputation following the embarrassment and losses it got with the exploding Note 7.
With Apple set to launch its iPhone 8 today, Samsung needs the Note 8 to entice as many people as possible. The two companies, Samsung and Apple, are fielding the Note 8 and the iPhone 8 against each other over at least the next one year.
Dong-Jin Koh, the President of the Samsung Electronics’ mobile communications business said, the pre-orders for the Note 8 hit 650,000 in just five days. The orders …read more
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