On January 27, local time, Apple announced its earnings for the first quarter of 2021 (October-December 2020). Due to the strong performance of the iPhone12 series, wearables and service divisions, we have recorded record high sales.
Record high for quarterly results
Apple announced sales for the October-December period of 2020 of $ 111.4 billion (approximately ¥ 11,597.5 billion), a record high for quarterly sales. The growth rate compared to the same period of the previous year is 21%.
In announcing the results, CEO Tim Cook also praised the efforts of Apple employees around the world and revealed that he was responsive to the new products launched during the holiday season.
It also reports that the company has begun investing in the realization of racial equality.
Significant increase in sales in all divisions
By product, iPhone sales were $ 65,597 million, a significant 17.2% year-over-year increase.
Sales in other divisions were 20% for Macs with M1 processor-equipped models, 21.2% for the same period last year, 41.1% for iPads, 29.6% for wearables, home & accessories, and 24.0% for the service division. Has grown by more than%.
Sales increase in Japan by 33.1% year-on-year
Sales by region also increased by 12.0% in the United States (North America and Latin America), 17.3% in Europe, 57.0% in Greater China, 33.1% in Japan, and 11.5% in Asia Pacific. Has recorded double-digit growth in.
Source: iPhone Mania