"For perspective, Chief Executive Tim Cook said Apple sold an average of 34,000 iPhones every hour of every day in the quarter. In fact, it has surpassed 1 billion devices powered by the iOS mobile operating system in the quarter — a number which also includes iPad tablets as well as smartphones.Apple Reports Biggest Quarterly Profit in Its History | Re/code
“One billion devices is an almost unfathomable milestone,” Cook said in a call Tuesday with analysts. “And we are all incredibly proud to be part of it.”"
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
Apple Reports Biggest Quarterly Profit in Its History | Re/code
Not just its history; also see Apple Just Had The Most Profitable Quarter Of Any Company Ever (TechCrunch)