iPhone sales top 9 million in launch weekend, iOS 7 overtakes iOS 6

By Jos
Sep 23, 2013
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  1. You’re probably familiar with the drill by now: Apple announces a new iPhone, analysts and so-called experts feel underwhelmed and forewarn of waning consumer interest, stocks go down a bit due to wary investors, then Apple announces another record-shattering launch...

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  2. veLa

    veLa TS Evangelist Posts: 672   +153

  3. BMfan

    BMfan TS Evangelist Posts: 579   +135

    I'm trying to think of something smart to add to the comments but I can't,so I will now go out and buy an iphone so I can join the isheep.
  4. mevans336

    mevans336 TS Enthusiast Posts: 161   +11

    While I know it's popular to hate on whomever is at the top of the corporate pile, the iPhone is a really great phone and Apple is doing something with the internals that noone else but Samsung is doing. Each iteration of their A-series processor (of which there have only been two) have thoroughly trounced established giants like Qualcomm and TI.

    As someone who recently switched from the original iPhone 5 to an HTC One (I like playing with technology) there are a ton of small features missing from Android and from the hardware itself that really do make using an iPhone a pleasurable experience. The two biggest that I miss are the keyboard prediction of the iPhone (nothing on Android even comes close - no, not even Swiftkey) and the ability to skip tracks and turn the volume up/down from your headphones.
  5. Geforcepat

    Geforcepat TS Booster Posts: 123   +10

    Welcome to the fold brother
  6. Jad Chaar

    Jad Chaar TS Evangelist Posts: 6,473   +963

    Wow 9 million. That is crazy.
  7. SnipeD

    SnipeD TS Rookie

    Humm... I read this in the article.

    Localytics claiming the 5s and 5c now account for around 1% of all activated iPhones and the 5s beating its lower end sibling three to one.
  8. Jad Chaar

    Jad Chaar TS Evangelist Posts: 6,473   +963

    Yeah I wasnt thinking lol.
  9. Saintnsinner

    Saintnsinner TS Rookie Posts: 56   +11

    I love my ipad but my HTC One kicks any iPhones ***.
  10. Saintnsinner

    Saintnsinner TS Rookie Posts: 56   +11

    Io7 is kid of clunky on my ipad2 though.
  11. What has the world come to when 9 million people in one weekend by a phone that is hardly any improvement over the previous model. Heck....what has the word come to when phones are getting so much global attention, it almost sounds like a religion.

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