Apple, iPhone

Sprint Sold 1.5 Million iPhones This Quarter

Sprint is still fairly new in Apple’s business model, but that didn’t stop them from selling a massive amount of iPhones

Granted they’re not at the level of Verizon or AT&T, but they are doing a good job catching up. Overall Sprint’s quarter has been at a loss. This is due in part to the upfront fees paid to acquire the iPhone on their network. Despite mass iPhone sales, Sprint still isn’t doing too well.

The quarterly year-over-year increase in net subsidy is primarily due to the launch of the iPhone, which on average carries a higher subsidy rate per handset as compared to other handsets. The sequential decline in net subsidy is primarily due to lower postpaid and prepaid gross additions…

Quarterly year-over-year increases in sales expenses were offset by reductions in customer care and marketing expenses. Sales expenses increased year-over-year primarily due to iPhone point-of-sale discounts (subsidy) for devices directly sold by the manufacturer to indirect dealers in which Sprint does not take device title…

Virgin Mobile, a subsidiary of Sprint, also recently started selling the iPhone with a pretty good rate plan, but there’s no certain data that shows how much of Sprint’s overall sales were attributed to the pre-paid company.

Apple sold 26 million iPhones last Quarter, so in comparison, Sprint has a long way to go. I think Sprint has some of the best smartphone plans out there. It’s hard to see them failing in the market with their great rates. I currently have Verizon and I think Sprint is much better.

Source: 9to5Mac

Share this Story

Related Posts

4 Comments

  1. Pharmacokinetics PK studies

    January 22, 2018 at 6:32 am

    607240 826727Id need to have to verify with you here. Which is not 1 thing I normally do! I take pleasure in reading a submit that will make individuals believe. Additionally, thanks for permitting me to remark! 964623

    Reply

  2. appliance repair Richmond Hill

    February 1, 2018 at 11:28 am

    31679 23402An extremely fascinating go through, I may not concur entirely, however you do make some genuinely legitimate factors. 173903

    Reply

  3. warehouse for sale

    February 4, 2018 at 11:49 pm

    872580 927793Id ought to verify with you here. Which isnt something I often do! I enjoy studying a publish that can make men and women think. Also, thanks for permitting me to remark! 107279

    Reply

  4. green coffee

    February 24, 2018 at 12:39 am

    910491 215287Cause thats required valuable affiliate business rules to get you started on participating in circumstances appropriate for your incredible web-based business concern. Inernet marketing 643518

    Reply

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Join Our Mailing List

Email Format

Free iTunes Gift Cards!

Find us on Google Plus