Samsung will likely unveil its Galaxy S4 smartphone on March 14. But the S4 has some really big shoes to fill.
The S3 – or S III, in the official parlance – received extremely positive reviews, with one critic going so far to argue that the device, with its hulking 4.8-inch HD display and comparatively slim build, was "the Ferrari of the Android circuit."
Consumers seemed to agree. Earlier this year, Samsung announced it was selling an average of 190,000 Galaxy S3 devices a day, good enough to reach the 30 million unit mark in five months, and the 40 million mark seven months after that.