Apple announces Q2 2013 earnings, teases ‘exciting new product categories’

Posted by: Brett

Apple has posted their Q2 2013 earnings which include 37.4 million iPhones, 19.5 million iPads, just under 4 million Macs, and 5.6 million iPods sold, as well as a quarterly revenue of $43.6 billion. Apple brought in $9.5 billion in profit compared to last quarters profit of 13.1 billion which made it the most profitable quarter in tech history.  Continue reading

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Apple to announce Q2 2013 earnings on April 23rd

Posted by: Brett

Apple has updated it’s investors page once again to announce that it will be releasing its Q2 2013 financial results via a conference call on April 23rd at 2PM Pacific / 5PM Eastern. Apple launched the 128GB iPad this past quarter and also  lowered the prices of some Mac models. Last quarter, Apple announced a record quarterly revenue of $54.5 billion, sold a record 47.8 million iPhones, and sold a record 22.9 million iPads.

Q2 FY13 Earning Release

Apple plans to conduct a conference call to discuss financial results of its second fiscal quarter on Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. PT / 5:00 p.m. ET.

Source: Apple

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Microsoft reports Q2 2013 earnings

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Microsoft announced their Q2 2013 earnings today by reporting $20.89 billion in revenue, and $6.62 billion in net income. Microsoft also says they’ve sold over 60 million Windows 8 licenses thus far. They’ve still yet announce any sales numbers for the Surface, although early reports suggest the company has sold between 230,000 and 1 million units.

“Our big, bold ambition to reimagine Windows as well as launch Surface and Windows Phone 8 has sparked growing enthusiasm with our customers and unprecedented opportunity and creativity with our partners and developers,” said Steve Ballmer, chief executive officer at Microsoft. “With new Windows devices, including Surface Pro, and the new Office on the horizon, we’ll continue to drive excitement for the Windows ecosystem and deliver our software through devices and services people love and businesses need.”

Source: Microsoft

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