Tag Archives: Demand

China Mobile deal delay could be due to low iPhone 5c demand

China Mobile and Apple are rumored to be very close to a deal, with talks going back and forth and a pre-order page even appearing prematurely on China Mobile’s site at one point. Well, according to a new report, one of the reasons that the deal may not be completely secured yet is because of iPhone 5c demand – or lack thereof. Apparently the iPhone 5c…

iPhone 5s shipping times drop to 1-2 weeks

Ever since the launch of the iPhone 5s, waiting times for the device have been pretty darn long. Even today, there was a report that people are still waiting in line at some Apple Stores in Manhattan hoping to get their hands on Apple’s latest flagship device. Fortunately for those still patiently waiting for the lines to die down, it looks like your…

iPhone 5s supply may not meet demand until December

Apple sold 9 million iPhones over the first weekend. Anyone who lined up outside retail stores to try get their hands on a new device will know that there seemed to be a distinct shortage of the new flagship iPhone 5s. Same goes for those trying to order a new 5s from Apple’s online stores with delivery estimates slipping to October for all…

Slow iPhone growth result of cooling smartphone industry

Wells Fargo Securities analyst Maynard Um has today suggested that the current slowdown of iPhone sales may not be confined to Apple, arguing that it is instead a trend visible in the smartphone market as a whole. Recent Verizon figures show that its iPhone activations were up 25 percent year on year, whilst its other device were only up by 3…

“Marvel Unlimited” app released on the App Store

Calling all comic geeks, if you are a fan of Marvel comics and own an iPhone or iPad, you will want to get this app. If you are willing to pay a subscription service, that is. For $10 a month, or $59.98 a year, you’ll have unlimited access to a wide array of Marvel titles, including many of the lesser known ones. This service has been described as “Spotify…

ChangeWave claims iPhone 5 demand is far from suffering

You surely have heard of the ups and downs to Apple’s stock most likely in response to rumors of weak iPhone 5 demand. Well, now ChangeWave is offering a different conclusion. According to data collected by the firm, iPhone 5 demand is perfectly fine. At the time of this survey, 50% of potential smartphone buyers were interested in the iPhone, while…

iPad mini demand is almost impossible to satisfy

Not long after talking about people wanting Apple products, we are hearing more about the iPad mini being in crazy demand. So much so, that it is nearly, if not completely, sold out in China. Going on sale December 7th, the iPad mini has had increasingly high demand, which Brian White of Topeka Capital Markets called an “insatiable demand.” Part of the…

Analysts: iPhone and iPad in higher demand than anticipated

Coming as a surprise to analysts, the iPhone and iPad have maintained popularity and demand this year. Morgan Stanley had estimates of the iPad’s share dropping below 50%, however it stayed above that with ease. With many other devices beginning to meet or beat the iPhone, none have been strong enough to rid consumers of the desire they’ve acquired for…