That’s called market saturation and it was inevitable. Even with
the “4S” the spurt was short-lived and now it appears the fanboi
game has run its course. Worse is that it appears that only 21% of
AT&T’s activations were new customers.
Apple is due to report this afternoon and if you can find the math
that supports the expected numbers on iPhone sales given the
reports from the two carriers in front of their numbers I wish you
luck. Apple is “expected” to sell ~35 million iPhones this last
Well, we have 7.4 million between the two largest US carriers
reported thus far.
Where did the other 27.6 million sales come from?
Hmm, let me think about this. Boy, this is a real head-scratcher. Wait, almost got it… tip of my tongue…
Oh, yeah. The entire rest of the world. That’s it.