The iPad sales fell last quarter turn counterclockwise. However, Apple is now worth more than ever.
Apple sold 12.6 million iPads during the quarter, as it turned out Monday at the presentation of the figures. In the same period last year there were still 16.4 million. So the iPad sales decline compared with a year earlier already eight quarters in a row.
The iPad has to include suffer the advent of larger iPhones Apple suspects themselves. For the resurrection of the iPad, the company now hopes on the business market. It is generally assumed that Apple will launch later this year a larger iPad. Possible – Steve Jobs turning in his grave -. A stylus
Although the iPad sales once again, disappointing, the price rose Apple’s share or to a new record. That was partly due to better than expected sales of the iPhone. There were 61.2 million iPhones over the counter in the last quarter. That’s 40 percent more than a year ago and more than 3 million more than analysts had expected.
Of its total revenue of $ 58 billion, Apple has now nearly 70 percent from sales of smartphones. For the first time in history, Apple sold more iPhones in China than in the United States.
Apple Watch, Round 2 in June
Commenting on the quarterly figures Tim Cook said that Apple Watch the end of June in more countries in the market will come. Which countries, he said no again. The sales of the Watch were, according to him in the first weekend higher than expected and stocks are very limited.
Or Netherlands is the second group of countries is wait. This is often the case.
unwrapping Apple Watch on Day 1