The iPhone has always been a huge success in China as it is a device that gives “status” to the most common of consumers. But … $ 15.64 million in sales in just 2 seconds? It was crazy!
China Madness with iPhone 13 on 11/11!
The fact that the iPhone is selling like hot rolls in China is not so great. But it looks like it was particularly “hot” on Singles Day 2021 (11:11 am). In the end, online retailers JD.com and Alibaba broke sales records and made a whopping $ 15.64 million in sales in just 2 seconds. Here it is important to emphasize that these are only 2 retailers and not the total sales for the whole country.
Unfortunately, we have no idea how the demand for models has been distributed, but it’s very likely that most sales were for the current iPhone 13, which, in case you don’t know, is enjoying great success in this region as well. In the end, these two aforementioned websites went down due to the huge number of pre-orders at launch time.
Meanwhile, all indications are that these stores will close on 11/11 alone. have made about $ 139 billion in sales. That is 28% more than in the previous year.
Besides, what do you think of all of this? Do you think the iPhone 13 series deserves all of this madness? Please let us know what you think in the comments below.