Apple's iPhone 5 Announcement By The Numbers

Todd Wasserman
Apple's iPhone 5 Announcement By The Numbers

For Apple, stats are sort of the the appetizer to the entree that is a new product announcement. In typical fashion, Apple CEO Tim Cook set the table with a few mouth-watering data points before seguing into the meat of the matter. Among the highlights:

  • Some 83 million people visited Apple Stores last quarter.
  • The company sold 17 million iPads in the quarter.
  • Mac sales have experienced 15% year-over-year growth vs. 2% for PCs.
  • Apple has sold 84 million iPads in total through June 2012.
  • The iPad's market share is now 68% compared to 62% a year ago.
  • 91% of tablet web traffic comes from iPad.
  • The App Store hosts more than 700,000 apps.
  • The company recently sold its 400 million iOS device.


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