Samsung Galaxy S8 already making waves on day one
Samsung’s latest Galaxy S8 smartphone is proving to be a smash hit already, with the Korean company announcing that more than one million units have been pre-ordered so far. The tally is an all-time record for Samsung and marks a huge increase from the 200-thousand pre-orders made for the Galaxy S7 last year. As of Tuesday night, around 200-thousand of the pre-ordered Galaxy S8 smartphones had been activated under new accounts, according to data from Korea’s three major mobile carriers. For those looking to purchase the S8 over the counter, the device will be hitting store shelves on Friday..