Almost 3 Million sold in first month

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    The word is out that the iPad 2 sold about 2.8 million copies in March. They would have sold more, but they were hampered by the shortage of glass covers for the touch screens. They sold 300,000 the first day. In comparison, the Xoom sold only 100,000 since it was released before the iPad 2 in February.
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    Ahhh, so that's why mine took a month to come! All kidding aside, that is HUGE literally and figuratively.
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    That is crazy!
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    slate after slate, millions sold!

    this question is off topic i know but does anybody know how many iphone 4s were sold in its first month?
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    iPad 2 fever. I'm glad I was part of the sales numbers on launch day.
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    The are manufacturing more than 2 million a month so just have to wait I guess
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    Those are insane numbers!
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    Just that

    They sold JUST 300,000 on launch day? That number just seems low to me??? And that can't possibly include online sales?
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    Only apple knows the numbers and you will know when apples quarter figures are released
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    Incredible!
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    Just passing on what is being reported. It was also said the iPad was outselling the Xoom by 65:1, but the numbers sold is saying 260:1, so more details are needed. I expect the Xoom numbers are accurate, but do not forget the Galaxy Tab made a claim of millions, only to have it get out that it was the number sold to retailers and not to customers. What may be an interesting number would the number of returns per thousand.
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    I can't make my mouth big enough to say

    WOW!
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    Sorry Seadog my comment was not aimed at you just a general statement
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    You have to wonder how 1.7 million iPhones is less of a story than about half as many iPads. I would think that someday our descendants are going to scratch their heads and wonder how we ever evolved. Of course the attention the second generation of iPhone created was as if nothing else existed in the world.

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