"Samsung has really fallen behind the eight ball relative to other OEMs on the global supply chain issue," Osvaldik said during a BofA Securities investor event, according to a Wednesday report by Fierce Wireless. "A lot of our customer base are also very significant Samsung lovers." He lamented that the company's S Series smartphones are in "very short supply."
Osvaldik also reportedly commented on Samsung's decision this year, saying it was a phone "many of our customers just loved."
T-Mobile declined to comment. Samsung didn't immediately respond to a request for comment.
Fierce Wireless noted that T-Mobile's customers have traditionally been more inclined to opt for Samsung's midrange and higher-end devices. The publication's report comes a day after, as well as the and .