“Research In Motion tonight reported one of the best quarters in its history from sheer expansion. The company shipped an all time high of 10.1 million BlackBerries from September through November, smashing its previous record of 8.3 million. Of those, 4.4 million were new to BlackBerry, and the tally pushed RIM’s active accounts to about 36 million,” Electronista reports.
“About 75 million BlackBerries have shipped in the company’s history,” Electronista reports.
“The company is equally aggressive in its forecast and expects to ship at least 10.6 million BlackBerries by the end of February,” Electronista reports.
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MacDailyNews Take: Congrats, RIM! This news bodes well for Apple (even though Apple doesn’t run perpetual “Buy One, Get One Free” promos).