Apple Announces 25 Million iPads Sold in Past 14 Months

At today’s World Wide Developer Conference (WWDC) Keynote address, we were given some amazing statistics as to the overwhelming success of iOS devices. Here are the basics:

  • Apple has sold over 200 million iOS devices to date.
  • IOS is the number one mobile operating system, with 44% of the market.
  • 25 million iPads were sold in the first 14 months.
  • Fifteen billion songs have been sold on the iTunes music store.
  • ITunes is the number one retailer of music in the world.
  • There are 90,000 apps made specifically for the iPad
  • There have been 14 billion downloads from the app store so far.
  • The App Store has over 425,000 apps to date.
  • Apple has paid out $2.5 billion to developers.
  • There are 225 million accounts with credit cards and one click purchasing.

With the recent announcement of iOS 5 and the great new features to come for the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch, it is likely that these numbers will increase greatly by the end of this year.


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