The manufacturer failed to calculate the volume of demand for the device.
According to his information, the manufacturer could not estimate the volume of demand for the device and time to organize the supply of necessary number of vehicles.
The opportunity to pre-order Galaxy S8 appeared in South Korea on April 7. Buyers promised to deliver the phones for the 11 days required for registration of phones at Telecom operators.
The number of orders rather quickly exceeded one million, and Samsung has not been able to fulfill them all promptly. In addition, currently, all customers are not enough and special promotional gifts, so they will only get while selecting a smartphone before the others.
On 22 April, the manufacturer announced that the terms of registration Galaxy Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus memory 64GB extended until April 30. This was done “due to an imbalance of inventory by color or patterns in the retail networks”. It is noted that of the 1.04 million przekazanych phones from mobile operators there was was only 400 thousand.
The Agency notes that last week was also extended registration on the model with a memory of 128 GB. Because of this, customers can get the pre-ordered smartphones later than those who buy gadgets in retail stores.
Samsung introduced the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus on March 29 presentation in new York. Both handsets got bent around the edges of the display with aspect ratio of 18.5:9 and a resolution of 2960х1440 pixels. The older model screen size was 6.2 inches, and the younger — 5.8 inch.
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