Samsung is one of the worlds most prominent manufacturers of smartphones and devices. Its recently launched A-line collection features over 6 different models. The company had set a target to achieve at least $4 billion in terms of revenue through the sales of these models. It is heartening to note that the reaction towards this series has been positive and a lot of people have taken a liking to the Galaxy A2 core smartphone, which is featured in them. The company seems to be on track towards achieving its goal.
The achievements to Date
Samsung India senior vice-president Ranjivjit Singh, in a press conference, has said that more than 5 million pieces of the various models have been sold till date. This is even more astonishing since it has only been around 70 days from the launch of these models. The company saw a massive dip in its sales and revenue in the past. The new models were launched with the hope of catching up to the lost market share, and it seems to be working quite well. The A series is more of a budget series and features some unique specifications. This seems to have impressed the millennials as shown by the reports.
The Galaxy-A series seems to have been consistently doing well ever since its launch. It is said to have sold over 2 million units in more than a month of its launch. The company has also announced that they will be launching a new model in this A series every month. A new premium model is also expected to be launched by the company in this series. Galaxy A80 is the awaited high-end phone which will be launched soon.
The premium smartphone Galaxy A80 will have a 6.7-inch screen and an AMOLED display. It will feature an 8 GB RAM and an octa-core processor. For those who are wondering about the processor, it will be a snapdragon 730G. The camera also seems to be high end with a 48 megapixel + 8-megapixel dual camera setup. The battery will have a capacity of 3700 mAh. It is expected that this model will be launched at a price of around 46,000 INR. It is also likely to be officially launched on May 16th. Overall, this seems to be a good year for the Korean Giant. The quarter so far appears to have yielded good results for the company.