Against Samsung’s wishes, carriers in South Korea have released the Samsung Galaxy S5 a lot earlier than originally planned, leading to retailers around the world considering something similar as well. Why does it matter, you ask? Well Samsung is currently producing the handset at the moment and by releasing it early it could impact their supply chain.
In any case like we said despite Samsung probably not being too happy about it, sales of the handset have been good, at least according to Yonhap who is reporting that sales of the Galaxy S5 in South Korea are “robust” and are averaging about 7,000 units sold per day. (more…)