The accounts of Manzana will continue to square investors with the presentation of the next Quarterly economic results . On the other hand, the analysts advance that during the second quarter of 2018 the Forecasts for the sale of the iPhone X they will be reduced in a remarkable way. As well as to recalculate the forecast of sale of between 13 and 16 million units to nine million.
In about a month we will have access to Apple’s quarterly financial data. It is expected that the company will continue to grow in revenue thanks to the boost of sale of services . As regards the iPhone, considered the main business of Apple, it is expected that the iPhone X comply with the forecasts. However, during the second quarter of 2018, Apple will see its claims lowered, as analysts’ statistics point out.
Are the expected units of the iPhone X ? While the question is too specific since Apple does not break down sales statistics by models, the data published to date indicate that there has been no furor over the iPhone with OLED screen , but it has managed to fulfill the initial expectations of the firm.
Everything points to the same thing happening during the first three months of the year. Forecasts by analysts such as Karl Ackerman’s; of Cowen and Company; they point towards the approximately 52.5 million units.
However, according to the information that comes from the production chain, Apple seems to be eager to reduce its sales forecasts during the second quarter of 2018. And it is that both Cowen Company and other analysts have predicted results to the downside. To highlight, while a month ago it was expected that Apple sold around 13 and 16 million iPhone X, the revision of the figure -based on the production lines of the model in Asia- leaves the sales figure around the nine million.
According to the report, the main reason for the expected decrease in sales of the iPhone X will be mainly due to the expectations generated progressively by the second generation of the iPhone X . We must remember that we are even aware of the launch of a iPhone X of 2018, at the same time iPhone X Plus , a version with a larger screen. Also, Apple’s strategy is to develop another iPhone X, but with a 6.1-inch LCD screen and a lower cost.
Around these models, it is expected that the Cupertino firm manages to sell between 75 and 85 million units of the most economic model and between 100 and 120 million of the iPhone X and iPhone X Plus during its first year on sale.