Apple Event Wrap-Up: a New iPhone, New iPod Touch, and More

Well its finally here, the moment you all have been waiting for- the iPhone 5! Apple announced the new phone and other new and exciting things at today’s event. They gave the people what they wanted – minus the iPad mini, but it was predictable that wasn’t coming today.  So with new iPhones, iPods, earphones and even a concert to jam to here is a brief wrap up PandoDaily put together to give you all the highlights and deets!

Apple by the Numbers:

Tim Cook started the event with a few #humblebrags:

Regarding the Apple Stores around the world:

  • 13 countries on Friday
  • 83 million visitors last year

About Mountain Lion:

  • 7 million Mountain Lion downloads
  • 27 percent marketshare, laptops
  • #1 for last 3 months

About the iPad:

  • 17 million iPads sold from April-June
  • 84 million sold through June
  • 62 percent marketshare last year
  • 68 percent marketshare this year
  • 91 percent Web traffic

About the App Store:

  • 700,000 apps in the App Store
  • 250,000 specifically for the iPad
  • 90 percent of apps downloaded every month
  • Average user uses more than 100 apps

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