Korean company Samsung Electronics said on Thursday that it has sold more than 10
million Galaxy devices in the Indian market since the launch of the
first Galaxy device, 'Galaxy S', in June 2010.
like the Samsung Galaxy S, Galaxy S II and S III, Galaxy Note, Galaxy Note
2 and Galaxy Y have caught the imagination of customers and helped us
democratise the smartphone experience in the Indian market," says Samsung VP
(Mobile) Asim Warsi.
This has helped Samsung sell more than 10 million Galaxy devices in the
Indian market since June 2010, when the first Galaxy device was
launched, he added.
The Galaxy series comprises a portfolio of devices
like Galaxy Y (launched in October 2011), Galaxy S II (May 2011), Galaxy
Tab (November 2011), Galaxy Tab 2 310 (May 2012) and Galaxy S III.
the company declined to comment on individual contribution of a
particular device, Galaxy Y series, Note series and Galaxy S III together
contributed more than 50 percent of the sales.
series of consistent Smartphone launches, Samsung has fuelled the growth
of the smartphone market in India and has been a category leader since
Samsung's portfolio of 13 Galaxy devices in the Indian market are priced between Rs. 6,790 to Rs. 39,990," Warsi said.
to CyberMedia Research (CMR) India Mobile Handsets Market Review, India
shipments of mobile handsets was recorded at 102.43 million units
during January-June 2012.
Of the smartphones market of 5.50
million units, Samsung had a 41.6 percent share, while Nokia and
Research in Motion had 19.2 percent and 12.1 percent share,