Notebookcheck
, , , , , ,
search relation.
, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
 

The Samsung Galaxy S21 series' US sales triple those of the S20 line

The Galaxy S21 series. (Source: Samsung)
The Galaxy S21 series. (Source: Samsung)
The latest market research indicates that Samsung sold 3 times more Galaxy S21 units in January 2021 compared to S20 phones for the same month of 2020 in the US. This may be due to the lower prices of the newer flagships in this market compared to their predecessors. The series' sales may have dropped off gradually since their launch; however, the release of the S21 FE could jump-start them again.
, , , , , ,
search relation.
, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
 

StrategyAnalytics now claims to have found that the Galaxy S21 series outdid their forebears by about 300% in terms of sales in their first month post-launch in the US market. These new findings mirror others that indicate these 2021 phones did 1.5 to 2 times better than the previous generation in Samsung's native country, South Korea.

This success is thought to be due to various discounts across the series that have taken effect in the US in 2021 already, not to mention the relatively reduced starting prices in the S21 and S21+. Nevertheless, the most expensive S21 Ultra has reportedly managed to account for 40% of its line's sales in the country.

Then again, Samsung might now see a lull in S21 shipments for the US as they get further and further from launch. However, this potential drop in revenue could be arrested by the rumored S21 FE, currently said to debut early compared to its predecessor in the third quarter of 2021.

Grab the (possibly still discounted) S21 Ultra on Amazon

static version load dynamic
Loading Comments
Comment on this article
, , , , , ,
search relation.
, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
 
Deirdre O'Donnell
Deirdre O'Donnell - Senior Tech Writer - 3850 articles published on Notebookcheck since 2018
I became a professional writer and editor shortly after graduation. My degrees are in biomedical sciences; however, they led to some experience in the biotech area, which convinced me of its potential to revolutionize our health, environment and lives in general. This developed into an all-consuming interest in more aspects of tech over time: I can never write enough on the latest electronics, gadgets and innovations. My other interests include imaging, astronomy, and streaming all the things. Oh, and coffee.
contact me via: LinkedIn
Please share our article, every link counts!
> Notebook / Laptop Reviews and News > News > News Archive > Newsarchive 2021 03 > The Samsung Galaxy S21 series' US sales triple those of the S20 line
Deirdre O'Donnell, 2021-03-22 (Update: 2021-03-22)