The iPhone 12 and iPhone One day to 12 Pro to finally start shipping to India and a few other countries. But pre-orders for them opened on October 23 with high demand. So strong that Apple is said to have asked its suppliers to increase production by 2 million units iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro. This, in fact, is good news for the company facing harsh criticism of removing the power brick and EarPods from the retail packaging of iPhone.
The most important factor that is driving more customers is the availability of the OLED screen on the select model, in addition to 5G which finally brings next generation download speeds. In addition, the flat design of the new iPhone 12 phones, which is kind of a throwback to like the iPhone 5 looked at, it’s something customers find compelling. According to Cinda Securities, the request for iPhone 12 is likely to reach 80-85 million units soon.
Not only that, another prediction says Apple could cross 230-240 million shipments of iPhone 12 in 2021. If the prediction turns out to be true next year, the iPhone 12 will emerge as the best-selling iPhone in the history of Apple’s smartphone devices. The best seller iPhone the model right now is the iPhone 6 series, including the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 It has also sold an estimated 2,224 million units so far.
The strong demand is reflected in the volume of pre-orders that customers are constantly placing for the new iPhone. According to famed Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, pre-orders for the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro reached 7-9 million units. Kuo also believes that the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro will contribute 60-70% of the total sales of iPhone 12 series. On the other hand, the remaining two models that are located at the extreme ends – iPhone 12 mini e iPhone 12 Pro Max: Will recover around 15-20% of total sales.
Apple has launched 5G iPhone models earlier this month, including the iPhone 12 mini that brings a small footprint but almost the same top-line specs for the lower tier. But the default model, the iPhone 12 is in an optimal position in the price hierarchy. In India, the iPhone 12 costs Rs 79,900 for the base model with 64GB of storage. It offers a brand new A14 Bionic processor, an OLED display, dual 12MP cameras on the back with support for Dolby Vision video recording and waterproof functionality.
Apple launched the iPhone 12 series earlier this month with 5G support and OLED screens.
- Apple has asked its suppliers to increase production of iPhone 12.
- According to estimates, the iPhone 12 the demand could reach 80-85 million units.
- The iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro will begin shipping on October 30 in India.