Apple just present the financial results for the third quarter of its fiscal year. During this period they have sold 26 million iPhones, 28% more than in the third quarter of 2011, but far from the figures of the previous quarters (37 million during Q1 and 35 million during the Q2).
As you might expect, the growth in sales has calm this quarter with the release of the HTC One X and above all the Samsung Galaxy S III (which reached 10 million units sold). On the other hand, the most faithful users They soon expect the presentation of the iPhone 5.
The iPad sales grow 84%
With the iPad, on the other hand, the rhythm does not stop. Sales have experienced an increase of 84% over last year, with 17 million units sold. In addition the tablet has made record sales in physical stores.
The iPad with Retina display is the most sought-after, but has been sold iPad 2 discounted «well», especially in the market of primary and secondary students.
650,000 applications on the App Store
The App Store It has passed the milestone of the 650,000 applications (50,000 more than the previous quarter). Within that pile, 225,000 apps are optimized for the iPad. The developers have received 5,500 million in total.
In the past three months, 50 million users have registered in iCloud. Cloud computing of Apple services already added 150 million users.
Apple Q3 FY2012: 26 million iPhones and 17 million iPads …