Apple’s App Retailer had a record-breaking holiday season, the corporate mentioned Wednesday, with clients spending greater than $1.8 billion on digital items and companies within the final week of 2020. On New 12 months’s Day alone, folks spent $540 million, a single-day document.
Apple mentioned the spending between Christmas Day and New 12 months’s Eve was largely pushed by game sales.
“We’re extremely optimistic about the place we’re headed, and we consider that the alternatives for builders and the inventive group are infinite, as are the constructive and significant advantages to our clients,” mentioned Eddy Cue, Apple’s senior vice chairman of Web Software program and Providers, in a launch.
Since its launch in 2008, the corporate mentioned its App Store has generated $200 billion in income.