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Korea sees weak sales of Samsung’s Galaxy S9 duo, Apple’s iPhone X

Samsung’s Galaxy S9 and S9+ are reportedly not doing very well in the company’s homeland, but neither is Apple’s iPhone X.
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8 million Galaxy S9 and S9+ shipments estimated for launch month, 14m iPhone X units during Q1

If the most recent Canalys numbers are correct, Samsung shipped 8 million Galaxy S9 and S9+ units in a single month, while iPhone X shipments totaled just 14 mil for the entire first quarter.

Apple’s HomePod is in trouble, with weak sales so far and inventory ‘piling up’

If it wasn’t already abundantly clear, suppliers and analysts have confirmed Apple’s HomePod struggles in a Bloomberg report, with sales significantly below internal expectations.
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Weak iPhone X demand impacts Q1 and full-year sales predictions for entire device lineup

Due to iPhone X sales failing to meet expectations, the number of financial analysts predicting lower numbers for all of Apple’s current handsets is growing.

Essential Camera app downloads hint at roughly 50,000 Essential Phone sales so far

In the absence of official figures, we can only rely on Play Store installations of the proprietary Essential Phone camera app for sales approximations.

iPhone X Black Friday weekend sales reportedly topped 6 million units

There were very few iPhone X Black Friday deals available, but shorter waiting times may have felt festive enough for a great box-office result.

iPhone X supercycle is still in KGI’s forecast

But there’s one big catch: it’ll happen with next year’s iPhones. Really? All this hype for a big, fat delay in the money chart?

iPhone X delays reportedly worsened with yields below 10 percent

The report out of financial firm Brightwire doesn’t have much meat to the bones, but it’s one that follows a cavalcade of concern on the iPhone X schedule.

Sprint has reportedly only sold around 5,000 Essential Phone units so far

Plagued by delays, faced with very strong competition and priced a little high, the Essential Phone is unlikely to ever hit a million unit sales.

The Apple Watch ‘story’ has merely begun, and sales are already estimated at 33 million overall

The best is yet to come for the Apple Watch family, according to a reputable analyst, with sales numbers thus far exceeding a remarkable 33 million.

Analyst: iPhone X delayed as mass production has not even started yet

A Raymond James analyst believes from his industry sources that Apple only was able to lock down orders for the iPhone X last week.

KGI expects at least 2.8 million cellular Apple Watch Series 3 sales

That’s of at least 17.5 million possible Apple Watch sales over the next fiscal year. What does that mean for cellular smartwatches?

Gone or not? Touch ID has weeks to make it onto the iPhone 8

With prior intelligence, this missive adds to a narrative of a desperate Apple trying to implement a familiar feature the way it wants to or die trying.

It only took two weeks for the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus to seize 43 percent of Q3 US iPhone sales

Another reputable market research firm claims the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus were warmly received to stores, at least stateside in late September.

Google Pixel smartphones predicted to sell up to 4 million copies this year

While we can’t gauge the commercial success of Nexus devices with any precision, the Pixel and Pixel XL are shaping up as much bigger hits.

iPhone 7 expands to 30 new markets, sales so far estimated as weaker than 6s

It’s no big surprise that the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus aren’t as popular as the 6s duo, though the popularity gap doesn’t feel dramatic at the moment.