For Apple, iPhone X times $999 = Many, many billions
For Apple, iPhone X times $999 = Many, many billions
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03 November, 2017, 00:52
Unit sales were up only 3 percent from a year ago, with 46.7 million iPhones sold this quarter compared to 45.5 million in the year-ago quarter.
Services and software continue to burn brightly in Apple's universe, bringing in a record $8.5 billion last quarter, and outshining last year's revenues by an incandescent 34 percent.
The company's net income rose to $10.71 billion, or $2.07 per share, in the quarter, from $9.01 billion, or $1.67 per share, a year earlier.
Analysts expected earnings of $1.87 per share and revenue of $50.7 billion, according to FactSet.
Apple on Thursday reported profits rose on the back of strong iPhone sales in the past quarter, with the United States tech giant set to begin selling its newest flagship handset seen as a key to its future. The real question is: Can Apple fulfill demand, or will sales be hampered by previously-reported supply chain issues?
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Apple opened pre-orders for the iPhone X on October 27 and has said demand has been "off the charts", although some analysts have been anxious about supply chain issues that might prevent Apple making enough phones to satisfy demand. Analysts surveyed by Zacks had expected revenue of $83.31 billion. If the stock nears that level on Friday, the company will reach a market value of $900 billion.
Apple has invested heavily in greater China - historically its third-largest market behind the Americas and Europe - and has a nascent customer base in India. The 8 went on sale at the very end of the most recent quarter.
The organic light-emitting diode technology used in iPhone X screens is now sourced from just one supplier, Samsung Display Co., while the array of components used to make the three-dimensional sensor have never previously been manufactured in the quantities required for the iPhone X, and suppliers have struggled to ramp up production effectively.
Telsyte managing director Foad Fadaghi said demand for Apple's premium smartphone would rise even after its launch as buyers who held out to see the handset made up their minds, and Australia's iPhone 6 and 6S users jumped on the chance to upgrade.
Apple for years has sought to make the release of its new phones a landmark event. This is mostly due to the upcoming sales of the iPhone X, HomePod, and others. Worldwide sales accounted for 62 percent of the quarter's revenue. Shoppers, advertisers and businesses are more active online and a lot of that is happening on Apple iPhones, iPads and Mac computers. Apple's research and development spending climbed 17% in the three months through September to $3 billion.
There are also dual 12-megapixel rear cameras, and, keeping with the annoying fad created by Apple , there's no headphone jack. The phone had appeared on a popular UK-based website 3G.co.uk earlier and became a topic for numerous online discussions.
North Dakota, the District of Columbia, Delaware, Maryland and NY had the lowest percent of hospitals earning an "A" grade. Rhode Island had the most dramatic improvement, jumping from 50th in 2012 to number one in the fall of 2017.
Tesla previously said it would make 1,500 Model 3's during the last quarter, but the firm dramatically undershot that goal. Tesla's first mass market auto has been beset with manufacturing issues - and there' s no end in sight.
It also established a venture capital fund to build partnerships with researchers and start-up companies in AI and robotics. It has OLED screens for eyes for the display of a diverse range of emotions and a camera in the nose that can snap photos.
According to WUSA-TV , Harris was a first-year grad student at Marymount University's Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program. Harris, who studied clinical counselling at Marymount University in Arlington , Virginia , was pronounced dead at the scene.
Lauren Conrad is getting into the holiday spirit with a Cruella de Vil-inspired costume that fully makes her a good girl gone bad. First up, it was a couples costume affair for Kim who recruited friend Jonathan Cheban to become Sonny and Cher .
As a sophomore in 2013, he helped the Seminoles go undefeated by hauling in 54 receptions for 1,011 yards and 15 touchdowns. Carolina, at 5-3, is a surprising trade-deadline seller, and linebacker Thomas Davis didn't seem thrilled.
Sucker Punch revealed its latest game, Ghost of Tsushima , during today's PlayStation press conference at Paris Games Week . This first look at Ghost of Tsushima looks promising, and we'll keep you up to date with all news about it.
Indianapolis to host 2022 college football title game
The 2023 title game is expected to take place at the future home of the Los Angeles Chargers and Rams in Inglewood, California. Indianapolis is ready to rise to the occasion of making the 2022 College Football Playoff National Championship the best yet.
Nintendo Announce Black Friday Zelda Bundles!
For fans of cool hardware: A white-and-orange New Nintendo 2DS XL system at a suggested retail price of $149.99 (now available). The catch is that it's only for the Nintendo Switch , so if you were somehow still eyeing the Wii U version you're out of luck.
Aguero breaks record as City storm into last 16
Sergio Aguero has become Manchester City's all-time leading scorer thanks to his strike against Napoli on Wednesday evening. It only took 20 minutes for Napoli to justify Guardiola's concern.
Taxi ploughs into crowd in London
Witness Ed Hoppitt posted: "Just came within meters of being hit by a vehicle that mounted the pavement and ploughed into people". Scotland Yard said the incident on Southampton Street, Covent Garden , is not thought to be terrorist related.
Eagles trade for Dolphins running back Jay Ajayi
According to one report, Jay Ajayi has had verbal altercations with the coaching staff the last few weeks. Instead, Miami's offense has been awful this season, and the Dolphins are changing their approach.
'Spelunky 2' (PS4) Announced - Trailer
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Nationals to Hire Dave Martinez as Manager
Major League Baseball rules prohibit a team from making any official announcement until after the World Series. This is new for the Nats; since relocating to D.C., the team has only signed managers for two years at a time.
Sony Releases an Amazing New Spider-Man Gameplay Trailer
It's a pretty exciting trailer, though the voice for Spider-Man seems to have changed from the E3 trailer but it's hard to say. The trailer also confirms the inclusion of Miles Morales , who was teased at the end of the E3 trailer for the game.
YouTube Bringing App To TV-Connected Devices
Viewers can also pick up on-demand shows from where they left off on their mobile devices, among other features . The app will enable users to control the live TV experience with their TV's remote control or game controller.
Rose McGowan Takes on Trump, Weinstein in Fiery Speech
What happened to me behind the scenes happens to all of us in society and it can not stand and it will not stand ... Speaking at the Women's Convention in Detroit on Friday (10.27.17), she said: "I have been silenced for 20 years".