Mon, Sep 23, 2013 | 14:53 BST
Apple’s iPhone 5S and 5C sell over 9 million units
Apple’s latest double-iteration to the iPhone line-up, the iPhone 5S and 5C, have together surpassed 9 million units sold over the weekend.
This is a new record, according to Apple’s Tim Cook, who said in a statement, “This is our best iPhone launch yet, more than nine million new iPhones sold is a new record for first weekend sales.”
The firm had also released iOS 7 together with the new handsets, and announced that there are more than 200 million devices running the update now. Making it the fastest software update in history, according to Apple.