Apple has released its latest earnings figures, which cover the first quarter of 2012 and Apple’s second fiscal quarter of 2012, the company had revenue of $39.2 billion and a net quarterly profit of $11.6 billion, which is $12.30 per diluted share.
This compares to $24.67 billion and a net quarterly profit of $5.99 billion in the same quarter for the previous year, and they also released some details on how many iPhones and iPads they sold in the quarter.
Apple sold a total of 35.1 million iPhones, this is an increase of 88 percent for the same time last year, and they sold a total of 11.8 million iPads, which is an increase of 151 percent from the previous year.
“We’re thrilled with sales of over 35 million iPhones and almost 12 million iPads in the March quarter,” said Tim Cook, Apple’s CEO. “The new iPad is off to a great start, and across the year you’re going to see a lot more of the kind of innovation that only Apple can deliver.”
They also released some details on other devices with a total of 5 million Macs sold, and increase of 7 percent and 7.7 million iPods, which is down 15 percent for the same time last year.
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