Apple late Tuesday said revenue in its Other Products category fell 22% year over year to $2. 73 billion in its fiscal fourth quarter ended Sept. 24. The period included just nine days of sales of Apple’s second-generation smartwatch, the swiss iwc replica Watch Series 2, which came out on Sept. 16.
Wall Street analysts parsed the data and tried to determine how many watches Apple sold in its September quarter. Based on 10 analysts who estimated Apple Watch sales, the consensus is that Apple sold 2 million units in fiscal Q4.
Worldwide sales for smart watches plummeted 52 percent in the third quarter, compared with the same period last year, according to a report by the market analysis company IDC.
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Apple’s watch saw a 72-percent decline in sales from last year.
Baird was the outlier on the high side, estimating that Apple sold 2. 9 million watches last quarter. Deutsche Bank and UBS had the lowest estimates at 1. 1 million units.
Competitors are releasing hybrid versions of smart watches with longer battery life, and slimmer designs.