Tag Archives: sales

iPad Pro outsold Microsoft’s Surface in last quarter

Despite Apple’s iPad Pro launching mid-quarter, the 12.9-inch tablet had a better sales quarter than Microsoft’s Surface. According to IDC estimates, the iPad Pro sold 2 million units while the Surface only sold 1.6 million. The firm says the iPad Pro is a win even though the tablet market fell ten percent last quarter. However, this isn’t all bad for…

Apple: Sales for iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus are phenomenal

The iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus officially went on sale last Friday and Apple has announced that they sold 13 million iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus during opening weekend (the first three days). Apple has previously noted that they were on pace to beat last year’s 10 million iPhone 6 sales. With that being said, the iPhone-maker plans on selling the…

iPhone sales from last quarter likely smashed previous record

If an investor note by Morgan Stanley analyst, Katy Huberty is anything to go by, Apple had an incredible quarter at the end of last year. Huberty predicts that overall shipments could have reached as high as 69 million units in the final three-month period of 2014. This figure is up from the previous forecasts of 62 million and 67 million. And a…

UBS: 10% of people “very likely” to buy smartwatch in 2015, predicts 24M Apple Watch sales

Ten percent of people plan on buying a smartwatch in 2015, according to a new survey by analysts at UBS. Interest in the smartwatch market continues to grow, says UBS, as a tenth of its interviewees state they are “very likely” to buy a smartwatch next year. The firm conducted the research with 4,000 participants across the US, UK, China and Italy, in…

The best Apple Black Friday deals [Buyer's Guide]

With Black Friday (November 28th) right around the corner, millions of Americans will spend all night shopping for the best deals in technology. Apple products are always a big hit, so here’s a roundup of all the best deals on iPhones, iPads, Macs, accessories, and more, from all of the top retailers. We’ve even included a “schedule” with store opening…

Apple: Record breaking 10 million iPhone 6 and 6 Plus sales

Apple today announced that it has sold 10 million iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus units. This figure includes the 4 million pre-orders previously announced. The new iPhone models went on sale on Friday, September 19, to long lines around the world. This year, in particular, it seemed iPhones were both highly desirable and limited in supply with many…

Foxconn reports a 13% rise in profits

Foxconn, the manufacturer responsible for the production of most of Apple’s iPad and iPhones, has reported a swift 13 per cent rise in net profit to 106.7B new Taiwan dollars (US$3.5B). The report comes from the WSJ, with the rise in profit following record iPhone and iPad sales, despite the number of people using competing Android smartphones and…