Apple Rings Up Strong iPhone 6 Product sales in September Quarter

Apple posted a larger-than-anticipated 12 % bounce in revenue after its biggest new-iPhone launch on doc helped push product sales of the smartphone to only about 39.three million inside the quarter that led to September. That surpassed the roughly 38 million iPhone product sales some on Wall Street had anticipated, and excluded product sales in China, its largest market outdoor of america.

Chief Financial Officer Luca Maestri said in an interview that the model new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, which went on sale remaining week in China, had already surpassed the sooner-period model in volumes. Orders for the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus began in September, which helped push Apple to $forty two.1 billion in product sales. That exceeded the roughly $39.9 billion that Wall Street analysts had predicted, on widespread. Nevertheless it wasn’t all good news: The iPad fared poorly, with unit product sales sliding higher than 13 % over the yr to 12.three million remaining quarter. Apple unveiled new variations of the iPad ultimate week.

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First revealed October 20 2014, 2:32 PM