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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…

Apple sold more than $1 billion in Apple TV units in 2013, Tim Cook says: ‘Difficult to call it a hobby’

Speaking at Apple’s annual stockholders meeting today in Cupertino, CEO Tim Cook revealed that the company had sold over $1 billion in Apple TV set-top boxes in 2013, pegging sales at close to 10 million units for the year. Sales around the 10 million mark would be roughly double the 5 million Apple sold in fiscal 2012, which was itself double the…

iPad 2013 holiday sales mix potentially revealed by new data

Apple does not tend to reveal its iPad sales by model, instead simply revealing the total number of iPads sold per quarter. However, new data from WitsView, reported by DigiTimes, purports to reveal the iPad model sales mix for the 2013 holidays. The data from industry watchers WitsView, as represented in the charts above (via Apple Insider), show…

Best Buy offering $50 off iPad Air and $30 off iPad mini from tomorrow

Best Buy, from tomorrow, will be discounting a few Apple products in its “2-Day Doorbuster Sale”. The deal was brought to our attention by 9to5Toys, and we felt like any Apple fan should certainly know about offers this good. As part of the 2-day sale, the iPad Air will be available with $50 off the retail price. As well as that, the first generation…

Analysts estimate Apple sold record 25 million iPads last quarter

A few days back, analysts revealed their estimates for the number of iPhones sold in the holiday quarter in 2013. Surprisingly, all analysts revealed that Apple sold over 50 million iPhones, and there was only a 9 million unit gap between the highest and lowest estimates. If the estimates are realistic, it’ll see Apple have a record quarter for iPhone…

Apple devices activations more than double on Christmas Day

Figures published by analytics firm Flurry have shown that activations of Apple devices doubles on Christmas day this year. Interestingly enough, figures were down significantly for Apple in comparison to last year, however gifted devices were still enough to see device activations up 2.3 times. Apple’s device activations were a little higher than…

3 months on, iPhone 5s demand is still strong according to analyst

With all the talk surrounding “low” sales of the mid-range iPhone 5c, relatively little attention has been shown to the solid performance of the iPhone 5s. According to Chris Caso, analyst for Susquehanna Financial Group, iPhone 5s sales are still strong 3 months after the device’s launch. In his report, Caso continues to say that the 5s demand is…