Foldable smartphones, whose names we have been hearing more and more in recent years, have finally reached the desired demand levels. This type of phones attracted attention when they first came out, but they were approached with suspicion by consumers. It was evident from the pre-orders of the Galaxy Z Fold3 and Galaxy Z Flip3 that Samsung obtained, that this doubt was replaced by curiosity.
Samsung’s latest foldable smartphones Galaxy Z Fold3 and Galaxy Z Flip3, which are not on sale now, made a difference in the pre-order of the company’s last flagship, the Galaxy S21. Released last year Galaxy Fold2 had only 80,000 pre-orders in South Korea. The new models of the Galaxy Z Fold and Z Flip series have already achieved great sales success by receiving approximately half a million pre-orders in the same region.
Samsung’s Galaxy Z Fold3 and Galaxy Z Flip3 phones have already broken series records in their native South Korea. The Z Fold model, which was released last year, was launched here after receiving only 80 thousand orders. This year’s 2 foldable phones So far, 450 thousand pre-orders have been received in South Korea. According to theses, the number of pre-orders can reach 800 thousand with the units on sale.
This pre-order success of Galaxy Z Fold3 and Galaxy Z Flip3 has surpassed some of Samsung’s ‘best’ series for years by a considerable margin. Two foldable phones, Received 1.5 times more pre-orders from the Galaxy Note20 family and 2 times more than the Galaxy S21 family. A reliable source from South Korea reports that about 49% of Galaxy Z Fold 3 pre-orders are in the 20-39 age range. The one-to-one age group was also responsible for 57% of the pre-orders of the more pocket-friendly Galaxy Z Flip3. This information revealed that Samsung appeals to the younger audience more on foldable phones than before.