Samsung has closed pre-orders for Galaxy Note7 due to “unprecedented demand”

Samsung has suspended pre-orders for the smartphone Galaxy Note7 due to “unprecedented demand”, is spoken in the message received by RBC.

Samsung said that since August 2, when we started selling, the number of pre-orders exceeded the figures for previous generation Samsung Galaxy Note5 more than three times. This time it was przekazana 9 thousand units, with 70% of orders were confirmed, and 10% prepaid.

The most popular among potential buyers still enjoy the color “black diamond” (71%) and “dazzling platinum” (16%). Most of the orders were issued in Moscow, St.-Petersburg, Rostov-on-don, Krasnodar and Yekaterinburg.

“Due to such high demand, the company stopped pre-orders,” — said the press service.

In early August, the Agency Yonhap, citing data from Strategy Analytics reported that Samsung came in first place for smartphone sales in the North American market, surpassing the first line of Apple.

In the spring of 2016 Samsung has launched in Russia the trade-in program, which gave buyers of new Samsung smartphones to 20 thousand rubles. discounts on older models of its own production and iPhone devices.