On Monday, Apple reported record sales of smartphones iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c. For the first three days of the beginning of sales has sold 9 million smartphones , which is considerably more than in the iPhone 5, roughly equal to 5,000,000 units.
How is distributed between the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c models selling? Apple has traditionally not give such statistics , but the answer to this question tried to give analysts the company, by taking into account the number of iPhone activations in the four major operators in the United States : AT&T, Verizon, Sprint and T-Mobile.
Less than three days since its launch , iPhone 5s and 5c totaled 1.36 % of all iPhone models activated in the networks of the above operators. In this case, 1.05 % were iPhone 5s, and 0.31 % – for iPhone 5c. This means that in the U.S. smartphone iPhone 5s over the weekend has sold 3.4 times more than the iPhone 5c. However, by the end of the week skewed sales began to improve . September 26 the ratio of sold to a younger version of the flagship decreased to 2.9 times. By this time, the new smart phones accounted for 2 % of all models of iPhone, activated in the network AT&T, Verizon, Sprint and T-Mobile.
Supply automobiles to outlets and web shoppers are persevering with, despite the fact that shipped the primary batch of ” flagship », iPhone 5s, at the moment bought out.
“That is essentially the most a success iPhone launch ever – said Apple CEO Tim Cook dinner. – That is an absolute report gross sales ends up in the primary weekend . ” Cook dinner additionally thanked the individuals for his or her endurance and wired that the corporate is working ” tirelessly ” to make an iPhone for everybody.