OS X Mountain Lion Was Downloaded Three Millions Times [Apple Reports]
This morning, in a press release Apple announced that their new operating system OS X Mountain Lion downloads reached 3 millions from Mac App Store since its launch last Thursday. This is the most successful number of Apple’s OS sales in company history. Previous “cat” was downloaded a million times on the first day, and after 72 days showed the counter sales of 6 million copies downloaded.
OS X Mountain Lion downloads were made directly from the Mac App Store at a price of 19.99 dollars. Purchased a license has the right to install a new OS on five computers. During 4 days of sales Apple Mountain Lion brought $ 60 million in revenue.
Look at what Phil Schiller said about OS X Mountain Lion downloads:
Just a year after the incredibly successful introduction of Lion, customers have downloaded Mountain Lion over three million times in just four days, making it our most successful release ever.
In the Mountain Lion you can find more than 200 new features in comparison with the previous version of the OS. For example, Power Nap, which will be in sleep mode to download updates and check your mail, AirPlay Mirroring, which allows to display an image on a TV using Apple TV, the Notification Center, iMessage, Game Center, new applications, Notes and Reminders Integration with Twitter and many other features.
In addition, there is a feature of the text input voice, significantly updated Safari 6.0 browser, there is a group of VIP in the application Mail.app, tighter integration with iCloud, added function to access the documents stored in the cloud. Also for the first time in the history of Apple’s OS you can enjoy Gatekeeper, a system service, which aims to prevent this potentially dangerous applications.
I think that it is nothing strange in this success of OS X Mountain Lion downloads. It shows how Apple company develops their products. Nothing more nothing less. How do you think?