On the first day of sales in Russia bought about 5-6 thousands of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus




Today, the first day of sales , Russians bought about 5-6 thousands of iPhone 6, total sales for the first month can make about 100,000 units. On it informs RIA Novosti reported with reference to a leading analyst of Mobile Research Group Eldar Murtazin.


A source at one of the retailers confirmed that the figure “like the truth.” In past midnight in all the major networks on trade in electronics, began selling new iPhone. However, those consumers who could not wait to get a new product, have already bought a few thousand “gray” phones for as low as about 100 000 rubles. According to analysts, unofficial sales of at least 5000 smartphones . Official retail price of iPhone 6 ranged from 32 to 42 thousand rubles, iPhone 6 Plus from 37 to 47 thousand.

Retailers do not disclose absolute sales figures, citing an agreement with Apple. According to “The Messenger” , this year the number of visitors overnight sales exceeded last year’s figure of 4.5 times despite the fact that the mechanics of the action was not built around the special and around competitions and viral mechanic in social networks.

In the “Beeline” also noted that sales figures exceeded those of the first night launch of iPhone 5s. In the “megaphone” simply noted that “happy with the results of the start of sales.” The representative of MTS declined to comment.

On the first day of sales were the most popular dark gray iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, followed by the color “gold”. Last year, the “golden» iPhone 5s caused the greatest stir.

As well as at the stage of pre-order, most consumers prefer the model iPhone 6. However, about 30% of customers chose the iPhone 6 Plus. Leading memory capacity of 64 GB, the demand for “high-end” versions in terms of memory capacity of 128 GB is also high. Members flagship smartphones appreciate the ability to use the full functionality of new devices, and the difference in the price of a few thousand is not the defining factor in the choice.

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