Apple has reported Asia Pacific revenues of $2.16 billion for the quarter ended June 28, 2014, registering a 5.6% increase from $2.04 billion in the same quarter last year. Note that these revenues doesn’t include revenues from Greater China (China, Hong Kong and Taiwan) and Japan region, which is reported separately.
The region contributed for 5.77% of Apple’s total revenues for the quarter which was at $37.4 billion for the quarter, up 5.9% year-on-year (YoY). In comparison, Asia Pacific had accounted for 5.79% of Apple’s revenues in the same quarter last year.
Apple’s overall net profit also increased to $7.7 billion for the quarter, from $6.9 billion profit in the same quarter last year. International sales accounted for 59% of the company’s revenue, up from 57% in the corresponding quarter last year.
iPhone Sales up 12.8%: Apple sold 35.2 million iPhones during the quarter, up 12.8% from 31.2 million iPhones in the same quarter last year. While the company doesn’t provide any country-wise breakup of its iPhone sales, Apple CEO Tim Cook mentioned during the company’s earnings conference call that iPhone sales grew by 55% YoY in BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India and China) countries.
iPhone sales contributed for $19.75 billion revenues for the quarter, up from $18.15 billion revenues in the same quarter last year. The segment’s contribution for the company’s total revenues increased to 52.8% of the company’s total revenues for the quarter, from 51.4% in the previous quarter. With this, Apple is now headed to a quarter which will witness the annual refresh of its iPhone lineup.
iPad sales decline for 2nd consecutive quarter: The iPad sales declined for the second consecutive quarter, with the company selling 13.3 million iPads for the quarter, down 8.9% from 14.6 million iPad sales in the same quarter last year. Note that this includes sales from both regular iPad & iPad Mini and the company hasn’t provided any breakup for the same.
As a result, iPad sales revenues also declined with the company making $5.89 billion from sales for the quarter, a 8% dip from $6.4 billion revenues in the same quarter last year. iPad sales represents 15.75% of Apple’s revenues for the quarter, down from 18.1% in the same quarter last year.
During the earnings call, Cook however mentioned that the iPad sales were up 45% YoY in India and they are witnessing similar growth across developing markets.
Doudle digit Mac sales growth in India: Mac sales increased on a yearly basis, with the company selling 4.4 million Macs for the quarter, up from 3.75 million Macs in Q3-FY13. These sales accounted for $5.54 billion (14.8%) of total Apple revenues for the quarter. Cook mentions that they witnessed double-digit growth across several countries including India, US, Canada, UK, Australia and the Middle-East.
iTunes Sales: Apple has generated $4.48 billion revenues from iTunes sales for the quarter, up 12.3% from $3.99 billion revenue in Q3-FY13. These revenues includes revenues from sales on the iTunes Store, the App Store, the Mac App Store, and the iBookstore, and revenue from sales of AppleCare, licensing and other services. The segment accounted for 11.98% of total Apple revenues for the quarter.
Last month, Cook had claimed that the App Store has 1.2 million apps at present and it has witnessed 75 billion app downloads until now. He had also claimed that users visit the App Store 300 million times every week. As of April this year, Apple had also claimed to have 800 million iTunes accounts, most with credit cards included.
iPod sales decline by 35.9%: The iPod sales declined by 35.9% YoY to 2.93 million for the quarter, from 4.57 million in Q3-FY13. These sales accounted for a minor $442 million (1.2%) of total Apple revenues for the quarter, as compared to $733 million in the same quarter last year.
Accessories: Revenues from accessories increased to $1.33 billion for the quarter, up 12.3% from $1.18 million in the same quarter last year. This includes revenues from sales of hardware peripherals and Apple-branded and third-party accessories for iPhone, iPad, Mac and iPod. The segment accounted for 3.6% of total Apple revenues for the quarter.