Sold out a company Apple has many more phone models IPhone 12 What is new in the first 24 hours after the initial order was opened a few days ago, compared to the iPhone 11 models that were sold in the same period last year, according to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo from TF International Securities.
And in Research note Published today, Koo reported that Apple sold up to 2 million units of iPhone 12 in the first 24 hours, up from 800,000 units for iPhone 11. But in the first three days that ended on Sunday, Kuo expected it to be Apple. It sold up to 9 million units of iPhone 12, down from 12 million units for iPhone 11 in the same period. Kuo said: The iPhone 12 Pro sold better than expected thanks to strong demand in China.
Kuo has a proven track record of predicting future Apple products and sales, so his reports carry additional weight, especially since Apple stopped reporting unit sales for iPhones two years ago. Apple stopped reporting first-week sales of new iPhone models several years ago.
Many Apple analysts predict a “super cycle” of iPhone sales in FY 2021 for Apple, which began in October, thanks to a larger than usual customer base due to the upgrade and the addition of 5G support.
Kuo mentioned that the iPhone 11 price cut to $ 599 caused the initial demand for iPhone 12 to weaken, and he also mentioned that the iPhone 12 Pro – which offers better cameras than the iPhone 12 – sold better than expected in the first wave of initial orders. , Thanks to the widespread availability of 5G networks in China. Kuo said: China accounts for between 35 percent to 45 percent of the demand for the iPhone 12 Pro.
Kuo said: The demand for the iPhone 12 mini – the smaller version of the iPhone 12 – and the iPhone 12 Pro Max – which is the major version of the iPhone 12 Pro – will likely be weaker than the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro.