Apple sold a record 74.5 million iPhone, 5,5 млн Mac and earned $ 74.6 billion in the IV quarter 2014




Apple has made in the IV quarter of 2014 (I quarter 2015 financial year) record for quarterly revenue and sales of smart phones iPhone. 30% increased net profit compared to the same period last year, follows from finotcheta Apple.


The net profit of US corporations in I quarter 2015 fiscal year was $ 18 billion. Last year, the same figure was $ 13.1 billion. In per share quarterly profit rose to $ 3.06. Apple’s revenue for October-December 2014 amounted to $ 74.6 billion, exceeding the 23% figure for the previous year period.

During the quarter, Apple managed to sell 74.5 million iPhone (51 million a year earlier). This is an absolute record in the history of the “apple” smartphone. Last year, for the first time broke the mark of 50 million smartphones sold in the quarter that previously only been able to do its main rival – South Korea’s Samsung. The analysts, as reported by Reuters, expect less – in their forecasts appeared sold 71 million iPhone.

Sales of the iPad in line with analysts’ expectations and amounted to 21.4 million units – 18% less than the previous year (26 million). Also in the quarter Apple sold 5.5 million Mac computers versus 4.8 a year earlier.

“We are pleased to record sales of iPhone, successful results Mac, and the growth of iTunes, software and services. We want to thank our customers for their incredible quarter “, – commented on the results, Apple CEO Tim Cook.

Recall that during the reporting period was the first full quarter in which sold the iPhone and iPhone 6 6 Plus. In addition, in November, entered the market new tablets iPad Air and iPad mini 2 of the third generation.

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