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Samsung ship over 1 million of the 5.3-inch Galaxy Note smartphones

1 million of the Samsung Galaxy Note, 5.3-inch smartphones have been shipped worldwide

| Business, Financial & Legal News | Posted: Dec 30, 2011 10:31 am

Samsung's Galaxy Note, the uber-large, but curvaceously sexy Galaxy Note, which sports a 5.3-inch screen is a kind of tabletphone hybrid. This hasn't stopped the device from shipping more than 1 million in Europe and Asia, before it even hits the shores of the U.S.

 

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The rapid sales of the device show Samsung that creating a new market for something between a smartphone and tablet PC. Samsung says that the speed of sales should accelerate even further going into the new year when it becomes available in the U.S.

 

Samsung also note that the Financial Times reviewed the Galaxy Note highly, commenting it as:

 

A happy medium for consumers who want to carry just one device, rather than both a smartphone and a tablet and whatever other portable gadget they pick up on their way out.

 

A Samsung official said:

 

1 million global shipping of Galaxy Note means it has well positioned itself as a market creator," also adding "Samsung will continuously strengthen its leadership in the global smartphone market as well as create new markets with innovative devices.

 

I've got to say, after using the Galaxy S II for a few months now, I really want to get my hands on this 5.3-inch beast [that's what she said].

NEWS SOURCES:Engadget.com

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