Samsung is planning an initial run of 5 million Galaxy S7 smartphones

Samsung Smartphone S7 Production

Samsung Electronics, the world’s top smartphone maker, has plans to produce an initial production run of about 5 million of its upcoming Galaxy S7 smartphones, South Korea’s Electronic Times reported on Monday.

The paper said Samsung will launch two different versions of its new flagship smartphone.

The first version will feature a 5.2-inch flat-screen version, and the second will offer a 5.5-inch, curved-screen that will be called the ‘Galaxy S7 edge’.

Samsung plans to initially produce 3.3 million flat-screen devices and around 1.6 million of the curved-screen version, the report said.

Samsung plans to debut its next-generation smartphone in February 2016.

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