The newest Galaxy S flagship smartphones, the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge, officially went on sale last Friday around the globe, including in the United States, Europe, Singapore, Australia and Korea. From the early morning of launch day, many people were waiting in line to be among the first to buy one of the popular new devices. In addition, as part of the launch Samsung Electronics opened several Samsung Galaxy Studios, enabling consumers to better experience the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge in advance.
Check out the excitement from launch day around the world!
At one Samsung store in Paris, more than 100 people were waiting in line at 7 a.m., eager to buy the new Galaxy S7 and S7 edge.
The first person to buy a Galaxy S7 edge at one Paris store. He said he had been using a Samsung D500 phone for the last 12 years.
More than 200 people waited in line to buy the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge and experience the Samsung Gear VR at one T-Mobile store in Rotterdam, Netherlands.
The first person to buy a Galaxy S7 edge at the Rotterdam store had been waiting in line since 2 a.m.
There were long lines for buying the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge in Singapore as well.
The first Galaxy S7 and S7 edge buyers from four stores in Singapore.
Long lines of excited customers, waiting to get their Galaxy S7 and S7 edge devices at the Samsung Experience Stores in Sydney and Melbourne, Australia.
Over the weekend, more than 60,000 people visited a Samsung popup store at the Westfield Shopping Centre in London, trying out the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge.
This Galaxy Studio location in Causeway Bay, Hong Kong, was busy with customers eager to check out the newest Galaxy devices.
Throughout the weekend, energetic crowds filled the Galaxy Studio at Tianhe Square, Guangzhou, China.