Sunday, January 24, 2010

Apple Sells 8.7 million iPhones in Q4, up 100% year-over-year

Apple sold 8.7 million iPhones in Q4 2009, representing 100 percent unit growth over the year-ago quarter. Apple sold 21 million iPods during the quarter, representing an eight percent unit decline from the year-ago quarter. Apple sold 3.36 million Macintosh computers during the quarter, representing a 33 percent unit increase over the year-ago quarter.
The iPhone represented $5.6 billion in revenue for the company during the quarter. Apple added 17 new mobile carrier partners in Q4 and the iPhone is now for sale in 86 countries.
In a conference call, Apple also noted that is iTunes store now has a catalog of 11 million songs, 8,000 films, 2 million HD videos and 50,000 TV episodes.