The Galaxy S22 series is likely to reach customers with a delay
Galaxy S22 series was announced a while ago at the Unpacked 2022 event. It seems that the enthusiasts have received the new series of Samsung phones very well, and this has caused Samsung to not be able to meet the needs of all customers. According to sammobile, a glance at Samsung’s official website shows that people will have to wait until March to get their hands on the phone.
On the other hand, some versions of Galaxy S22 Ultra with more advanced specifications won’t be available until April either. As it happened in another report before The unveiling of the S22 series has been announced that Samsung will probably delay the launch of the Galaxy S22 Ultra by three months, and now it seems to be a serious matter. Carrier-locked Galaxy S22 variants are said to be most affected by carriers. Website PCMag noted that T-Mobile and Verizon customers will also have to wait until May to receive their flagship phone.
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Given the significant increase in specifications in the Galaxy S22 series, its high demand is understandable. And Samsung even increased the production of parts by 20% anticipating this scenario. The CEO of Samsung Electronics personally visited the production facilities in Vietnam to ensure a steady supply of these flagship phones.
It seems that the shortage problem is not limited to the Galaxy S22 series; Because Samsung America also had to stop pre-sales of Galaxy Tab S8 due to increased demand.