10 Million IPhone 6 Sold In 72 Hours

Posted: Sep 22 2014, 7:42am CDT | by , Updated: Sep 22 2014, 7:45am CDT, in News | Apple


10 Million iPhone 6 Sold in 72 Hours
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Apple reached a new record selling 10 million iPhone 6 in the first three days.

Apple today announced it has sold over 10 million new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus phones in three days after the launch on September 19. This is again a new record. Apple reached 4 million pre-orders in the first 24 hours. 

“Sales for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus exceeded our expectations for the launch weekend, and we couldn’t be happier,” said Tim Cook, Apple’s CEO. “We would like to thank all of our customers for making this our best launch ever, shattering all previous sell-through records by a large margin. While our team managed the manufacturing ramp better than ever before, we could have sold many more iPhones with greater supply and we are working hard to fill orders as quickly as possible.” 

iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are available in the US, Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, Puerto Rico, Singapore and the UK and will be available in more than 20 additional countries on September 26. The new iPhones will be available in 115 countries by the end of the year.

In 2013, Apple announced that it has sold 9 million iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C phones in the first three days. A big junk of the iPhone 6 models Apple sold so far are the new big iPhone 6 Plus. The Plus model is more expensive and I expect has a higher margin. The new record is not only a million higher than the iPhone sales record last year but will have a higher Dollar amount.

Apple unveiled on 9.9.2014 the new iPhone  6, iPhone 6 Plus, iWatch aka Apple Watch, Apple Pay and more. See below the full reports.

iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus Details
Apple Watch Details
Apple Pay Details
iOS 8 Details
Free new U2 Album

Check out our in-depth reports on the iPhone 6 Rumors, the iPad evolution and the complete iWatch story.
Find more Apple News and Rumors in our Apple News Hub and on our new real-time Apple news site Apple Balla. What will Apple release in 2014? Read all the latest Apple rumors to find out. Current hot Apple products talked about include the iWatch, iPad Air 2 and iPhone 6.

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<a href="/latest_stories/all/all/2" rel="author">Luigi Lugmayr</a>
Luigi Lugmayr () is the founding chief Editor of I4U News and brings over 15 years experience in the technology field to the ever evolving and exciting world of gadgets. He started I4U News back in 2000 and evolved it into vibrant technology magazine.
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