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iPad Day 1 Sales: 300,000 units sold

Apple has announced in a press release that they have sold over 300,000 iPads on the first day. Sales include deliveries of pre-ordered iPads, deliveries to channel partners and Apple Retail Store sales. 300,000 is a lot less than the estimated 600-700k.

According to the press release, iPad users have downloaded over 1 million apps and over 250,000 books from the “iBookstore” in the first day.

“It feels great to have the iPad launched into the world—it’s going to be a game changer,” said Steve Jobs, Apple’s CEO. “iPad users, on average, downloaded more than three apps and close to one book within hours of unpacking their new iPad.”

Image vie The Globe and Mail.

Arabic version of this post on SaudiMac.net.

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5 comments

  1. And some one told me that Nexus One is better then iPhone, I told him iPhone sold 2 million while Nexus one sold 135 thousand, He told me the number is good since it is out for few mounts
    What do you know? The can sell more then 135,000 (which is 300,000) in one day 😀

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