Apple Inc. is a U.S. hardware and software developer and a technology company that develops and distributes computers, smartphones and consumer electronics as well as operating systems and application software. It also operates Internet distribution portals for music, movies and software.
Apple presents iPhone 11 and SE (Android competition)
Apple has captivated an entire generation.
Brillant camera: iPhone 11 Pro night mode
The Pro version of the current iPhone.
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Commissioned by Apple. Low-light images captured before and after #Nightmode on the #iPhone11Pro #ShotoniPhone by… – 1. Geordie W. @geordiewood "Night mode mimics how the human eye would see in the dark, much better than a traditional still camera." – 2. Jason N. @Jason_nocito_studio "The fact you can shoot in almost complete darkness and get great portraits is really surprising." – 3. Laura J. C. @laurajanecoulson "Color saturation was great. Teamed with the Wide camera, the cinematic images you can create are truly amazing."
Apple’s attack on the Android middle class.
The new iPhone SE introduced:
The spirit behind all Apple products
Simple can be harder than complex: You have to work hard to get your thinking clean to make it simple. But it’s worth it in the end because once you get there, you can move mountains. —Steve Jobs pic.twitter.com/xQWpDcABuz
— Vala Afshar (@ValaAfshar) April 20, 2020
Sale of iPhone
Here you can see the net profit of Apple Inc. worldwide from the 1st quarter of 2005 to today (in billions of US dollars).
- 2020: 22.24 billion euros
Increase since Q1 2005 at 7,413.3 %
- 2015: 18.02 billion euros
- 2010: 3.38 billion euros
- 2005: 0.3 billion euros
You can find more statistics at Statista
number 2 of the most expensive companies
Apple is still in the top 10, currently it is the 2nd most expensive company in the world.
Since the beginning of the year there is a new number one in the list. The state-owned oil company Saudi Aramco has directly set two records with its IPO on December 11, 2019. The IPO (Initial Public Offering; the first public offering of shares on the stock exchange) was the largest ever worldwide. At the same time Saudi Aramco became the most valuable company with a market value of 1.7 trillion dollars. By comparison, the market value of the American digital corporation Apple is 1186 billion dollars (source: FAZ).
However, since Saudi Aramco is not traded on Wall Street, but only on the Saudi stock exchange (with limited market access), it is not listed.
Da Saudi Aramco aber nicht an der Wallstreet gehandelt wird, sondern nur an der saudischen Börse (mit beschränktem Marktzugang), wird es nicht mit aufgelistet.
|Name||Sales (EUR)||Profit (EUR)||Market Cap (EUR)|
|# 1||Microsoft||113,6 Bil.||35,4 Bil.||1200 Bil.|
|# 2||Apple||233,0 Bil.||49,5 Bil.||1100 Bil.|
|# 3||Amazon||254,4 Bil.||10,5 Bil.||1100 Bil.|
|# 4||Alphabet Inc. (A) (ehemals Google)||146,6 Bil.||31,1 Bil.||755,5 Bil.|
|# 5||Tencent||–||–||469,5 Bil.|
|# 6||64,1 Bil.||16,8 Bil.||412,3 Bil.|
|# 7||Johnson & Johnson||76,0 Bil.||14,0 Bil.||379,4 Bil.|
|# 8||Wal-Mart Stores||456,8 Bil.||6,0 Bil.||336,9 Bil.|
|# 9||Nestlé||87,5 Bil.||11,9 Bil.||296,4 Bil.|
|# 10||Roche||57,3 Bil.||12,6 Bil.||283,2 Bil.|
Source: Finances100 – The most expensive companies
Is Apple still a trendsetter?
Is Apple a trendsetter? Apple continues to set the trends say 21.2%, that means every fifth German. The question: “Which of the following statements do you agree with the most?”
- Apple continues to set the trends – 21.2%
- Apple hasn’t done anything innovative since the iPad – 20,8%
Here you can see the current share price of Apple Inc. (3-year chart)
The course for the release of the iPhone 11 + SE:
Apple in Berlin
So you can quickly get to the Apple Store in Berlin Mitte.
Address: Kurfürstendamm 26, 10719 Berlin
Directions to Store from main station
From the main station you need about 12 minutes (4,6 km) via Lüneburger Str.
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