When it comes to making a record, no one can beat Apple in it. When Apple released their First G iPad in 2010, it took them 80 days to reach about 1 million sales. Then again, in 2011, when Apple released iPad 2, it took 40 days to make until the benchmark of 3 million iPad 2’s sales. When Apple released iPad 3, also known as the New iPad on which they couldn’t imagine the sales would go booming that it will reach 3 million sales in just 4 days. That is right. Apple today announced in a press conference release that they have reached over 3 million sales of the New iPad in just 4 days.
If you haven’t forgotten about the launch of the New iPad, so we will remind you that the sales began the rear most week on 16th of March and only in 9 countries, including U.S.A. This is truly a great breakthrough of the sales that Apple could have ever made. Even the iPhone 4S took about a month to reach the benchmark of 3 million sales. This New iPad has made out truly a phenomenal sale in just four days.
Below is the complete Press Release given out by Apple today.
[learn_more caption=”New iPad Tops Three Million”] CUPERTINO, California―March 19, 2012―Apple® today announced it has sold three million of its incredible new iPad®, since its launch on Friday, March 16. The new iPad features a stunning new Retina™ display, Apple’s new A5X chip with quad-core graphics, a 5 megapixel iSight® camera with advanced optics for capturing amazing photos and 1080p HD video, and still delivers the same all-day 10 hour battery life* while remaining amazingly thin and light. iPad Wi-Fi + 4G supports ultrafast 4G LTE networks in the US and Canada, and fast networks around the world including those based on HSPA+ and DC-HSDPA.** “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 new iPad is already available in the US, Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, Puerto Rico, Singapore, Switzerland, UK and the US Virgin Islands and will be available in 24 more countries starting at 8:00 a.m. local time on Friday, March 23 through the Apple Online Store (www.apple.com), Apple’s retail stores and select Apple Authorized Resellers, including Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Macau, Mexico, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain and Sweden. The new iPad Wi-Fi models are available in black or white for a suggested retail price of $499 (US) for the 16GB model, $599 (US) for the 32GB model, $699 (US) for the 64GB model. iPad Wi-Fi + 4G for either AT&T or Verizon is available for a suggested retail price of $629 (US) for the 16GB model, $729 (US) for the 32GB model and $829 (US) for the 64GB model. iPad is sold in the US through the Apple Online Store (www.apple.com), Apple’s retail stores and select Apple Authorized Resellers. Additionally, the incredible iPad 2 is now offered at a more affordable price of $399 (US) for the 16GB Wi-Fi model and just $529 (US) for the 16GB Wi-Fi + 3G model. *Battery life depends on device settings, usage and other factors. Actual results vary. **4G LTE is supported only on AT&T and Verizon networks in the U.S. and on Bell, Rogers, and Telus networks in Canada. Data plans sold separately. Apple designs Macs, the best personal computers in the world, along with OS X, iLife, iWork and professional software. Apple leads the digital music revolution with its iPods and iTunes online store. Apple has reinvented the mobile phone with its revolutionary iPhone and App Store, and is defining the future of mobile media and computing devices with iPad. Press Contacts: Trudy Muller Apple firstname.lastname@example.org (408) 862-7426 Natalie Kerris Apple email@example.com (408) 974-6877[/learn_more]
We congratulate Apple, the team, and all those people who bought the New iPad. The New iPad only got some minor changes with improve GUI and upgraded processor with RAM. This is not all, though the new iPad got the iPhone 4’s retina display which makes an image clearer than before.
Don’t forget that the New iPad will be coming to you place on 23rd March. Apple has planned to release the New iPad in additional 23 countries, which include:
Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Macau, Mexico, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain and Sweden.
If you are one, those lucky users who will be heading to by the New iPad on 23rd, you will also be getting the personal setup for your iPad by one of the Apple Store Geniuses. So don’t miss this golden opportunity.