On the official Nokia blog Nokia spokesman has confirmed high interest from shoppers in the Nokia Lumia 800.
Haddow said: â€œThe level of pre-orders, as well as reaction in shops today, lead us to be very positive about the launch of the Nokia Lumia 800.
Saying the handset was destined to be a huge hit he continued:
â€œThe public have had hands on in many retail stores over the past week and were in store in abundance today, not only trying out this amazing device, but signing up for some of the great deals available.
â€œIn addition, weâ€™ve had lots of people saying that they intend to switch to the Nokia Lumia 800 at their next upgrade. Especially given some of the great offers available at the momentâ€
Nokia has however not released any sales figures.
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