another record quarter thanks to MacBook Pro and the iPad 2
Apple has posted a net profit almost doubled to well above expectations for the second quarter of fiscal offset, worn by the continued success of iPhones. "With a 83% increase in turnover and 95% of profits.
The iPhone has confirmed its role as an engine of growth for Apple. American society publishes quarterly results marked by iPhone sales doubled in one year. 18650000 Apple phones were sold between January and March, which corresponds to 11.9 billion in sales.
The iPad however does not show the same dynamism. Sales of shelf reached only 4.69 million during the quarter, while analysts were expecting more than 6 million. To explain these, Apple highlights the strategy of some consumers who preferred to wait for the launch of the iPad 2 in March. Highlyanticipated,newMacBookProand2havetheiPad,logically,givenasacredboostAppleresults.Thus,theoverallMac salestotaled3.76 millionunits(+28%),butit ismainlylaptops(MacBook,MacBookAir,MacBookPro)thatserved as thespringboard,with an increaseof53%.