During a recent visit to China, Apple CEO Tim cook met with staff of the local office. In conversation with employees top Manager outlined the timing of the sales of the Apple Watch in stores.
According to CEO, Apple is happy with the implementation of “smart” hours, but hopes to do better. Apple Watch will arrive in stores in June. We are talking about stocks wearable computer.
Sales of the Apple Watch in retail stores should have begun on April 24. In the list of countries of the first wave announced by the US, UK, Australia, Canada, Germany, Hong Kong, China, France and Japan. In anticipation of the release, however, the company withdrew from the official website date, leaving instead the phrase “The Watch is coming” (Watch closely).
Obviously, indicating the dates of commencement of sales, Apple did not count on excessive demand. According to some, only for the first day users have left 957 000 orders. Experts note that the pre-orders for the Apple watch in one day exceeded the annual sales of all Android hours.
In June Apple Watch to appear in stores. Cook also noted that currently, negotiations are under way about the launch of Apple Pay service in China. For this purpose, the country came and eddy cue. Notably, Apple CEO expressed confidence that in the near future, China will surpass the U.S. and become the most profitable country for the company. There are now more iPhones sold.
Previously, Tim cook announced that in June Apple Watch will appear in the “second wave”. The list of the States top Manager is not voiced, however, in September last year, the second phase of sales of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus have reached a total of 22 States, including Russia.