As reported by The Wall Street Journal, rumors spread that Apple moves back due to weak demand, orders for iPhone components drastically, whereupon the stock price buckled. Analysts at KGI Securities in force according to AppleInsider rather well informed view, rather no need to worry. Especially the iPhone has sold well in recent months. Next Wednesday we will know more accurate, since then Apple released its financial results for the past quarter.
Overall, in the last quarter to 52 million smartphones have been sold by Apple, 35 million of which relate solely the iPhone 5 Although this figure is slightly below the forecast, which KGI Securities has been made previously, but these numbers were 93 percent more units than in the previous quarter and 41 percent more units than in the same quarter in the previous year had been discontinued. Overall, Apple has sold 140 million in 2012 smartphones, led by selling 74 million iPhone 4S in the first half.
From the iPad in the last quarter 23 million units were sold, what would an increase of 49 percent compared to the corresponding previous year. These figures are slightly lower than the previous forecast of KGI Securities, primarily due to lower demand for the iPad with retina display and the poor availability of the iPad mini.
It is somewhat different, according to the analysts at the Macs. The iMac you have, because of the poor availability, sold 18 percent fewer units than in the last quarter, and even 46.5 percent less than last year. The MacBook sales are compared to the same quarter in the previous year but up 7 percent, just the MacBook Pro with Retina Display and 13 “screen have, however, mainly because of the high price, only a surprisingly low demand.