The great anniversary of the end of the week immediately: in fact, already a decade ago now, that Steve Jobs unveiled the Original iPhone. In the last year, the great success of the series the most successful product in the history of consumer electronics crashing to the end: Equal to 17 million devices Apple sold in fiscal year 2016.
It looks like the should hold a downward trend also in 2017: As the Japanese business newspaper Nikkei Times reported, reduced the iKonzern his iPhone 7-orders placed with suppliers during the first calendar quarter due to slowing demand in the year of comparison by another 10 percent. Previously, Apple had given, according to Nikkei at the Launch of the iPhone 7 in the last September, a 20 percent reduction in orders.
keeps downward trend, with the iPhone 7
What is not to sound dramatic, but a further disappointment is the same: in 2016, Apple’s iPhone sales in the first calendar were to be broken into quarter already crashing down around 16 percent. In 2017, the hope of Apple Fans and investors, should now be finally the Comeback – but more and more signs pointed to the last in the direction of more Bender paragraphs.
star analyst Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI Securities had already identified in November, especially in China, a disappointing demand for the iPhone 7, and in the first half of 2017, according to declining sales forecasts. In December, the Taiwan forecast of DigiTimes, with reference to suppliers circles case for iPhone 7-paragraphs.
iPhone 7 can of 7-GAU benefit
As the Nikkei Times reported to stay, especially the 4.7-inch iPhone 7 expectations, while the 5.5-inch iPhone 7 Plus with Dual camera to enjoy continued popularity, but still because of limited camera lenses, not to the extent desired could be produced.
According to the estimates of Stephen Baker, an Analyst at market researcher NPD, was able to beat Apple’s also hardly capital from Samsung based 7 debacle. “Who wanted to buy a Note 7, has resorted, instead, to another Galaxy Smartphone, to be reported not an iPhone,” Baker to the Wall Street Journal. Originally, analysts had estimated the exchange potential of 15 million in addition to selling iPhones.