Apple says now sold well over 800 million mobile devices

SAN FRANCISCO, June 2 Mon Jun 2, 2014 1:57pm EDT

SAN FRANCISCO, June 2 (Reuters) - Apple Inc Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook, opening the iPhone maker's annual developers' conference on Monday, said the iPhone maker has sold more than 800 million mobile devices.

Some 130 million customers bought their first Apple mobile device in the past 12 months, Cook told developers in San Francisco. (Reporting by Christina Farr; Editing by Chris Reese)

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LaughingBoy48 wrote:
Unfortunately, 800 million devices is not nearly enough to satisfy the big investors on Wall Street. I don’t exactly know how Apple is going to be able to sell hundreds of millions more devices due to the fact they mostly deal with the high-end of the market. There’s no way they can churn out Android’s numbers for devices. I’m only trying to be realistic about it. It would be like BMW trying to compete in sales numbers with both Kia and Toyota. Some of those Android smartphones and tablets are incredibly low-priced and won’t have much of a useful lifespan.

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