You might not have come across many people in your circle flaunting the cool Apple Watch, but according to Tim Cook, Apple’s CEO, the wrist wearable is selling more than the original iPhone. It’s more popular than the first version of the iPhone. This piece of information comes from the fact that Apple sold more Apple Watches during the recent holiday shopping season than the iPhones did back in 2007 when the first version of the iPhone was launched.
He revealed this fact and some more facts in a recent town hall meeting, reports 9to5Mac. Aside from the fact that the Apple Watch is selling more than the original iPhone, Tim Cook also said that Apple sold enough iPhones during the holiday quarter to cover the populations of New York, London, Beijing and Shanghai. The company sold 74.8 million units. The hottest item of course, was the Apple Watch that seem to be more popular than the original iPhone in terms of sales during a particular holiday season.
Tim Cook expects the iPad revenue growth to bounce back by the end of 2016. Recently it was reported that due to the bigger size iPad Pro is selling more than Microsoft Surface and even other tablets in the same category.