According to foreign media reports, South Korea ’s Samsung Electronics ’latest flagship series of Galaxy S20 smartphones is not as well sold in South Korea as the previously launched flagship products. According to data from operators, the sales of the Galaxy S20 series of mobile phones in Korea so far have reached only 60% of the Galaxy S10 5G series. Samsung has not yet announced specific figures. It is expected that the sales of Galaxy S20 series mobile phones will be about 80% of the Galaxy S10 5G series.
Samsung’s mobile phone shipments in the first quarter of this year may be only 60 million units, compared with 72 million units in the same period last year. Samsung is also trying to help stimulate the growth of mobile phone sales through a number of measures. Samsung hopes to become the leader of the new generation of 5G mobile phone market, this year launched a series of 5G mobile phones. Earlier this month, Samsung’s new Galaxy A71 5G and Galaxy A51 5G smartphones were unveiled, showing that Samsung is working hard to expand its lineup of phones that support 5G.
Samsung hopes to help boost mobile phone sales through a new generation of lower-priced products. The Galaxy S20 series smartphones launched last month are relatively expensive, with a starting price of about $ 1,000. According to industry analytics company Strategy Analytics, Samsung ’s share of the global 5G smartphone market last year was 35.8%, and 5G mobile phone shipments were 6.7 million units, only slightly behind China ’s Huawei. Huawei shipped 6.9 million units, with a market share of 36.9%.
Although sales of Samsung Galaxy S20 series mobile phones declined, its related accessories rose against the trend. Compared with last year, Samsung Galaxy S20 Case rose 5%, Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus Case rose 8%, and Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra Case rose 11%.