Apple by the numbers: 35B apps downloaded, 100M iPads sold
CEO Tim Cook and other execs offered up plenty of stats at today's event in San Jose, Calif. Here are the key ones.
CEO Tim Cook kicked off today's iPad Mini event by offering up a range of big numbers and milestones. Below are some key numbers, and here is CNET's full coverage of the event.
Sales of new iPod Touch: More than 3 million.
iOS 6: 200 million devices running iOS 6 -- Cook says the fastest software adoption rate in history that he knows of.
iMessages sent: 300 billion; people sending 28,000 messages per second.
Apps downloads: 35 billion.
Game Center accounts: 16 million.
Shares iPhoto streams: 70 million photos shared.
iPad Apps: App store now 700,000 apps, with 275,000 iPad apps, and 35 billion apps downloaded.
Cash to developers: Cook says Apple has paid $6.5 billion to developers.
Books downloaded from iBooks: 400 million.
13.3-inch MacBook Pro with Retina Display: 0.75-inches thick, 20 percent thinner than earlier model; 3.75 pounds; 29% higher contrast ratio; 74% reduced reflection.
iPad sales: 100 million sold in just two and a half years.
iPads in schools: 2,500 U.S. classrooms with iBooks textbooks.
iPads in businesses: 94% of Fortune 500 companies are testing or deploying iPad.
iPad Mini specs: 7.9-inch screen; 7.2mm thick, which is 23 percent thinner than fourth-generation iPad. "Thin as a pencil," says Phil Schiller, Apple senior vice president.
iPad Mini display resolution: 1,024x768, which is the same as iPad 2.
iPad Mini on the inside: Dual-core A5 processor, same as iPod Touch fifth-gen.
iPad Mini battery life: Up to 10 hours of battery life, same as fourth-generation iPad.
Display details: When browsing it's 49 percent larger in portrait, and 67 percent larger in landscape mode.
iPad Mini's camera: 5-megapixel iSight camera on the back.
iPad prices: $329 for 16GB version, 32GB for $429, and 64GB at $529. Cellular at $459, $559, and $659.
iPad fourth-generation performance: 2x the performance of CPU tasks versus the third-gen's A5X processor. Also 2x in graphics processing; 2x faster Wi-Fi.
iPad fourth-generation price: Same as third-generation, starting at $499 for 16GB.
New iMac size: 5mm edge on the side; 80 percent thinner than last generation; two sizes: 21.5 inch at 1,920x1,080 or 27-inch at 2,560x1,440.
iMac price: Starts at $1,299; 27-inch iMac with 2.9GHz quad-core i5 ships for $1,799.