Jin Manstar expert from the company Piper Jaffray provide sales results by iPad tablet for the first day of its release. In his remarks that day were 600-700 thousand units sold. This figure includes predavitelno requested items, which began to be purchased by March 12, taking their total number is around 240 000. We recall that the new product appears in stores in the U.S. on April 3 and at 9 am that day in the main Apple Store on 5th Avenue in New York had ordered queue of 730 people. In the advent of iPhone 3G launch at the time of the tail was about 540 people, where iPhone 3GS – 350.
It should be noted that if the estimates of Manstar are true, then sales of the Apple iPad tablet have exceeded twice the expected: previously assumed that the first day will be made no more than 300 thousand devices.