Apparently pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy S3 have hit nine million units, as the countdown to its May 29/30 release continues.
Hands on: Samsung Galaxy S3 review
The report doesn't come directly from Samsung, but instead via the Korea Economic Daily, who claims to have spoken to a Samsung official.
It reveals that orders have come from over 100 worldwide carriers and Samsung's South Korean-based factory is running at capacity – equating to five million Galaxy S3 handsets being produced each month.
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Device shortage imminent?
The Samsung Galaxy S3 has been the most anticipated Android smartphone of the year, and early signs show it's not going to disappoint.
It packs a 4.8-inch Super AMOLED HD display, 1.4GHz quad-core processor, 8MP camera, Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, NFC plus extra goodies such as S-Beam, Pop-up-play and Smart Stay.
Find out about Samsung's third generation smartphone in our hands on Samsung Galaxy S3 review, or watch the handy video below.