Needless to say, if you still have no idea what is the iPad is, you probably live in middle of jungle Amazon. Since the iPad was released last month, the device already reached 1,000,000 units.
“One million iPads in 28 days — that’s less than half of the 74 days it took to achieve this milestone with iPhone,” said Apple CEO Steve Jobs. “Demand continues to exceed supply,” he claimed, “and we’re working hard to get this magical product into the hands of even more customers.”
This sales break the record of iPhone, which is twice as Fast as iPhone become the fastest selling item for the Apple. Have to noticed that, the iPad is the WiFi version, and it is only available on US. It’s mean the sales will go higher when the iPad is sold worldwide. Apple said the device will begin the sale of its newly launched revolutionary device in Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Spain, Switzerland and the UK markets from May 28. The company also plans to release iPad in Austria, Belgium, Hong Kong, Ireland, Luxembourg, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand and Singapore in July.
So far, Apple says, iPad users have downloaded more than 12 million apps from its App Store and more than 1.5 million e-books from the iBookstore, via Wi-Fi or wireless data connection. There are also more than 5,000 new applications created specifically for the iPad.
In the meantime the 3G version of iPad is said to be released on this Friday.