Regardless of the homegrown competitors in China, Apple’s new iPhone 15 sequence managed to outpace the iPhone 14 household from final 12 months. Based on one of many nation’s largest on-line retailers, JD.com, which has partnered with greater than 4,000 Apple resellers, the primary two hours of the launch noticed a 253% uptick in comparison with final 12 months.
This indicators an enormous curiosity within the new iPhones and to everybody’s shock, orders from clients in lower-tier cities jumped six instances. Regardless of the upper price ticket, iPhone adoption appears to be spreading exterior of main Chinese language cities.
Based on market analysts, the common promoting worth of smartphones within the nation exceeds $450 and can possible maintain rising within the following quarters. So the sudden uptick in iPhone gross sales aligns with Chinese language market traits to some extent.