Welcome to the TUAW liveblog of the Apple second quarter 2012 earnings call. This call covers the financial results for the company for the period beginning January 1, 2012 and ending March 31, 2012.
Most Wall Street analysts are expecting another hot quarter for the iPhone and iPad, but the calls usually provide one surprise after another. You don't need to refresh this page -- as soon as new content is added it will appear in this post.
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Hello, everyone! Welcome to TUAW's coverage of the Q2 2012 Apple earnings call.
Introductory remarks -- $39.2 billion quarter revenues, a new record
4 million Macs sold, much better than last year -- 7% growth over 2011.
Mountain Lion dev release was made in February, and he's telling us a laundry list of the features.
Still saying "late summer"
iPad numbers are down, not surprisingly, but they are still the #1 best-selling MP3 player
$1.9 billion revenues from iTunes Store.
Over 28 million songs
iPhone - 35 million sold in the quarter. INCREDIBLE!
iPhone 4S sold by over 230 carriers, have about 4 to 6 weeks of inventory available. $27.2 billion revenues for iPhones and accessories.
More companies are using iOS in-house development, not surprisingly.
iPad - 11.8 million sold!
Increase of 151%
New iPad is available in over 40 countries.