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Average Apple Device Lifespan Estimated at Just Over Four Years by Analyst

Friday March 2, 2018 5:09 am PST by
Asymco analyst Horace Dediu this week shared new research that focuses on determining the average lifespan of Apple devices. Dediu's research doesn't break down data on a specific product level, but instead encompasses Apple's entire stable of products in one general lifespan average. According to Dediu's proposal, if you use the number of active devices and cumulative devices sold, you can get...
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Apple Set to Earn $1 Trillion in Revenue From iOS Ecosystem By Middle of 2017

Thursday January 12, 2017 2:53 am PST by
Apple's iOS ecosystem is on course to generate over $1 trillion in revenues for the company by the middle of this year, according to Asymco analyst Horace Dediu. Dediu's prediction is based on several factors, starting with an expectation that Apple will have sold at least 1.2 billion iPhones in its first 10 years, earning it the rank of "most successful product of all time" and laying the...