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Samsung's new foldable phones set to hit one million sales in South Korea soon

By Cookie Monster - on 3 Oct 2021, 11:42am

Samsung's new foldable phones set to hit one million sales in South Korea soon

The Samsung Galaxy Z Fold3 and Z Flip3 5G.

The Samsung Galaxy Z Fold3 and Z Flip3 5G are apparently very popular in South Korea. 

Sources in the South Korean telecom industry told Yonhap News Agency that domestic sales of the foldable phones are set to hit one million units by this weekend. The sales pace is similar to that of the Galaxy Note10 and Galaxy S8, which are the other two Galaxy phones that hit the one-million milestone in the shortest time. 

There were reportedly 920,000 pre-orders over a 7-day reservation period and 270,000 units were activated on the first day. This is said to be a record for any Galaxy device. In addition, sales of the Galaxy Z Flip3 were double that of the Galaxy Z Fold3.

In Singapore, the Galaxy Z Fold3 was sold out one week before its official launch while Samsung Singapore claimed the Galaxy Z Flip3 is selling out fast. To find out what's so captivating about Samsung's latest foldable phones, do check out our coverage below: 

Source: Yonhap News Agency

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