After publishing the financeros results for its third quarter, Apple has shared an interesting fact: the company has already sold more than 1,000 million iPhone in its history.
Tim Cook, Apple 's CEO, called a meeting with employees in Cupertino and the good news announced its workers:
"LAST WEEK WE SURPASSED ANOTHER BARRIER WHEN WE REACHED THE FIGURE OF 1,000 MILLION IPHONE SOLD."
To which he added:
"WE NEVER WANTED TO BE THE BEST-SELLING, BUT WE HAVE ALWAYS WANTED TO OFFER THE BEST PRODUCTS THAT MAKE A DIFFERENCE. THANKS TO EVERYONE AT APPLE FOR HELPING US CHANGE THE WORLD EVERY DAY. "
Apple co - founder Steve Jobs introduced the world the iPhone in 2007, since then Apple was able to revolutionize the world of mobile phones and tablets. Without Apple, many things would be different, perhaps even applications have another name. Who knows.
Since 2007, the iPhone has significantly evolved gradually each year with its 9 iterations and its 4 major design changes, to become one of the best - selling smartphones in the world.
As mentioned above, the news comes following the publication of the financial results of Apple. In the third quarter of 2016 the company has gained 42,400 million in profits through (mainly) sales of iPhone and iPad Pro 6s.
Looking ahead, Apple is expected to continue going up sales of smartphones with new models iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Pro , which will come with dual camera, A10 processor, and some other surprises as the introduction of a button Home Touch integrated into the housing with 3D functions Touch or the long - awaited wireless charging via Smart Connector.