|Feb 28, 2013, 01:52 PM||#1|
Apple Has Sold 8 Million iPads to Worldwide Educational Institutions
Today, Apple revealed to TechCrunch that the company has sold more than 8 million iPads to educational institutions worldwide, accounting for some 6.6% of total iPads sold, with 4.5 million of those to U.S. based schools.
In a number of Apple's quarterly earnings calls over the past couple of years, Apple executives have repeatedly shared details of large transactions to educational institutions and of an iPad adoption rate by educational institutions that was unlike any Cook had seen before.
In the Q3 2012 conference call, the company noted that a school district in Texas purchased 11,000 iPads, and then went on to talk about the recent price drop of the iPad 2 to $399:
Apple today said that 1 billion pieces of free content have been downloaded from its iTunes U service since its inception.
Article Link: Apple Has Sold 8 Million iPads to Worldwide Educational Institutions
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Educational iPads||vonbaron||App Store Business, Legal and Marketıng||1||Jun 26, 2013 06:35 PM|
|Apple Reaches Milestone of 100 Million iPod Touch Units Sold||MacRumors||MacRumors.com News Discussion||71||Jun 3, 2013 06:13 AM|
|Apple Launches $1099 21.5-Inch iMac With 3.3 GHz Dual-Core i3 Processor for Educational Institutions||MacRumors||MacRumors.com News Discussion||204||Mar 8, 2013 09:40 AM|
|Apple Sells Three Million iPads and iPad Minis in Opening Weekend||MacRumors||MacRumors.com News Discussion||175||Nov 29, 2012 04:43 PM|
|All iPads: Over 3 million ipads sold this weekend..||bigboar||iPad||1||Nov 5, 2012 09:54 AM|
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:04 PM.