Apple Watch Outsold the Entire Swiss Watch Industry in Q4 2017

When Apple revealed its Q4, 2017 numbers, it mentioned that the Apple Watch had its best quarter ever with the Apple Watch Series 3 selling twice of what the Apple Watch Series 2 did in the same period. Now, as per analytics firm Canalys, Apple shipped 18 million Apple Watch units in 2017, with over 8 million of them being shipped in Q4 2017 alone — an increase of 32 percent YoY. Continue reading
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iPhone X Outsold the Far Cheaper OnePlus 5T in India in Q4 2017

The Indian smartphone is very price sensitive that is dominated by the likes of Xiaomi, Oppo, Vivo, and Samsung. However, in the premium segment i.e. for smartphones costing above Rs 30,000, Apple dominates the market despite its flagship handsets carrying an exorbitantly high price tag in the country. Continue reading
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Apple’s iPhone X outsold iPhone 8 series 2-to-1 in US during record-breaking Q4, report says

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Bucking — seemingly spurious — claims that Apple is cutting iPhone X production due to weak demand, a report from Counterpoint on Wednesday found the flagship iPhone outsold its iPhone 8 and 8 Plus siblings by a 2-to-1 ratio. And it wasn’t because iPhone sales flagged.
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The Nintendo Switch has already outsold the Wii U

Nintendo had a barnstormer of a holiday quarter, selling 7.23 million Switch consoles and nearly doubling the total number sold to date. At 14.86 million units as of the end of December, the Switch has already outsold its predecessor, the Wii U, in just ten months on sale. The Wii U went on sale in November 2012 and moved 13.56 million units before Nintendo ended production last year.

Nintendo’s own software titles are selling extremely well, too, with impressive attach rates for many games. Super Mario Odyssey is the top-selling game on the system at 9.07 million copies sold, with Mario Kart 8 Deluxe reaching 7.33 million, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild on 6.70 million, and Splatoon 2 achieving 4.91 million.

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