The Q4 sales for Apple will depend on iPhone 5 and iPad Mini’s sales. As iPhone 5 is an upgrade but iPad mini is new category for Apple. So far Apple 2 major telecomm partners AT &T and Verizon jointly sold 2 million iPhone 5.
Experts expect Apple might earn $35.8 billion in Q4 and it might make $156.3 billion revenue this fiscal. The overall expectation for iPhone 5 are high, but its impact will be revealed in the end of the year. So far Apple has activated 1.3 million iPhone 5’s, so US alone has got half of the first 5 million iPhone 5’s. Most of the analyst’s and experts are optimistic about in their predictions.