OK, this is a bit of a silly story, but… the members of the boyband Super Junior have indeed been playing a concert for the benefit of the Singapore launch of the Samsung Galaxy S, and they’ve all been handed a free Galaxy S as a reward.
We’ve found the Twitter accounts of two of the band members – ShinsFriends and MyBlackSmile – and they’re both happily uploading Twitpics of their new phones, sending Korean girls into a Twitter FRENZY.
Here’s a photo of a man from a Korean boyband holding a mobile phone. It probably won’t be as exciting for you if you’re an adult western male:
A Twitter search for “Galaxy S” now brings up lots of messages, mostly in CAPITAL LETTERS, from teenage girls in the region who are suddenly very excited about the Galaxy S. Here’s an example. We hope the girls featured don’t mind the slight privacy invasion:
A job well done, Samsung and SingTel.