IPhone X sales have caught up with those of the iPhone 8 Plus in many countries.
The iPhone X had some failures at the launch but it does not seem to have begun its success.
The iPhone X now accounts for over 2% of all iPhone enabled in 8 countries including Denmark, Singapore, Switzerland or Japan.
According to IHS Markit, the smartphone is a phenomenal success in countries where the demand for the iPhone 8 Plus was the strongest.
iPhone X the new champion of Apple
In these markets, consumers are looking for an ever larger screen and want better quality photos without worrying about the price.
In just three weeks and despite production problems, the iPhone X has made as good a start as its predecessors.
In the United States for example, the iPhone X has reached the sales level of the iPhone 8 Plus. He also took the opportunity to overcome the iPhone 8 and the iPhone 7 Plus.
The smartphone has however managed to advance the iPhone 7 remains the undisputed champion. There is still an exception. IPhone X has become the king of the iPhone in Japan.
iPhone X a record year in perspective
The iPhone is expected to break sales records in 2018 according to IHS Markit. Volumes will increase significantly over the next four quarters.
Apple is expected to end the year in style with 88.8 million iPhones sold in Q4 2017.
IHS has calculated that Apple just needs to sell 31 million iPhone Xs to raise the average price of the iPhone to $ 700.
This is the first time that the iPhone’s Average Selling Price (ASP) will reach this bar in 10 years.