Apple Sells 3 Million of New iPad In First Weekend
Apple today announced they have sold three million of the new iPad, which was launched on Friday, March 16th.
“The new iPad is a blockbuster with three million sold―the strongest iPad launch yet,” said Philip Schiller, Apple’s senior vice president of Worldwide Marketing. “Customers are loving the incredible new features of iPad, including the stunning Retina display, and we can’t wait to get it into the hands of even more customers around the world this Friday.”
The iPad 3 launch saw the new iPad available in the US, Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, Puerto Rico, Singapore, Switzerland, UK and the US Virgin Islands. Despite speculation that Apple might have be facing supply issues due to the new retina display, that doesn’t appear to be the case