Ray reports, “Munster notes some of this is a rebound from the prior-year period [see: The Great iMac Drought of Christmas 2012], what’s known on Wall Street as ‘easy comps.'”
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MacDailyNews Take: With 700,000-800,000 iMacs delayed and not being sold when they should’ve been sold last Christmas quarter, it would only be shocking if Apple’s Mac sales didn’t rise YOY.
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The curious case of Tim Cook, operations genius, and the missing iMacs – February 4, 2013
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Within hours of availability, shipping times for 27-inch iMac slip to 3-4 weeks – November 30, 2012