Gadgethemes.com - Apple did not announce sales figures iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, since the two series of smartphones that glides on September 16, 2016. However, predictions about the performance of the iPhone series 7 already have appeared in various media.
Prediction this time released by Consumer Intelligence Research Partners (CIRP). In its report, CIRP reveal iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus accounted for 43 percent of total sales of the iPhone in the United States (US) in the third quarter of 2016, although it was only available on the market for two weeks. Of this figure 43 per cent, 31 per cent came from the rest of the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus.
CIRP assess iPhone 7 comes at the right time is when the iPhone experienced a weak performance in the US. Company analysts believe it is caused potential customers are waiting for the new iPhone, so it is not interested in buying your old iPhone like iPhone 6s.
Nevertheless, the data shows the iPhone 7 CIRP managed to distract the little Android smartphone users. But indeed, the vast majority of iPhone buyers came from loyalist 7 iPhone.
'Only 9 percent of buyers of the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus Android phones. While buyers of older iPhone models so much more, and about 20 percent came from Android. For comparison, in the same period last year when Apple launched the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus, 17 percent of buyers are from users of Android, 'said CIRP co-founder Mike Levin, as quoted by Fortune, Tuesday (25/10/2016) ,
The data CIRP is the result of a survey of 500 consumers of Apple in the US, conducted between 25 September and 10 of October.