Leaked details about the Apple Watch have revealed that the Cupertino-giant has already ordered five to six million Watches to be ready to ship when the device hits the markets in April. According to News.com.au, the revelation indicated Apple’s ambitious plan to quickly dominate the thriving smartwatch market. Also Read - iPhone 13 Pro, iPhone 13 Pro Max delivery date details: Bad news for iPhone buyersAlso Read - iPhone 13 cashback: Vodafone-idea offers special offer on iPhone 13 pre-order via myvi.com
Sources “familiar with the matter” said that half of the initial production run will be the Apple Watch Sport model while the high-end 18-karat gold Watch Edition will comprise only a small percentage of it. The gold Apple watch is tipped to be the company’s dearest product ever. It is estimated that one million a month of the luxe version will be shipped by the second quarter. Also Read - iPhone 13 too expensive? Get iPhone 12 at lowest ever price on Flipkart today
If the sale predictions for Apple Watch prove to be true then the device may meet the popularity of the iPad, which sold 7.5 million units in the first six months. It would also put Apple on the first spot in the smartwatch market, the report said.