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Samsung expects Galaxy S III sales to top 10 million during July

A woman holds up her new Samsung Galaxy S III after it was launched at Westfield in west London, May 29, 2012.
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Models hold new Galaxy S III devices as they pose for photographers during an event to launch the smartphone in the local market at the headquarters of Samsung Electronics in Seoul June 25, 2012. Samsung Electronics expects sales of its new Galaxy S III, launched at the end...
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JK Shin, head of Samsung Electronics' mobile division, holds Galaxy S III devices as he poses for photographers during an event to launch the smartphone in local market at the headquarters of Samsung in Seoul June 25, 2012.
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JK Shin, head of Samsung Electronics' mobile division, speaks during an event to launch the Galaxy S III in local market at the headquarters of Samsung in Seoul June 25, 2012.
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SEOUL (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co, the world's biggest smartphone maker, expects cumulative sales of its latest smartphone Galaxy S III to top 10 million units during July, JK Shin, head of its telecommunications business, said on Monday.

Samsung launched its Galaxy S III, the strongest rival for Apple's iPhone, on May 29 in Europe, and is now expanding global roll-outs.

(Reporting by Miyoung Kim; Editing by John Mair)

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