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Apple’s special event by the numbers

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By LC Angell

Contributing Editor
Published: Wednesday, September 13, 2006
News Categories: Apple

During his feature presentation at Apple’s special “Showtime” event yesterday, Apple CEO Steve Jobs provided various sales figures, market share data, and other numerical information:

- 450,000 Nike+iPod Sport Kits sold in less than 90 days
- 70% of 2007 model year automobiles to offer iPod connectivity
- 10 million iPod shuffles sold since its introduction in Jan. 2005
- iTunes Store now accounts for 88% of all legal US downloads
- Over 1.5 billion songs have been sold from the iTunes Store
- iTunes Store No. 1 in all 21 countries with iTunes Store
- 45 million TV shows purchased from iTunes Store in less than a year
- Over 220 TV Shows from over 40 networks now available

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It’s interesting in noting as to what Apple DIDN’T mention… specifically iPod marketshare.  They noted iTunes has 88%, but I wonder what the iPod has now?

Posted by mike on September 13, 2006 at 10:39 AM (PDT)

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