If there’s been any major complaint about iPhones over the past two years, it was pricing, which crept up in the U.S. and conspicuously hurt sales in some international markets. But now that Apple has dropped prices on the iPhone 11, a key analyst says that early sales are stronger than expected — a good sign as the company fights to maintain market share against increasingly powerful Android rivals.
According to TF Securities’ Ming-Chi Kuo (via MacRumors), who tracks both direct supply chain data and indirect demand indicators such as Apple Store shipping estimates, initial sales of iPhone 11 models look good enough for TF to raise shipment forecasts from a prior 65-70 million unit estimate to 70-75 million units. New colors, including light green and purple for the iPhone 11 and dark green for the iPhone 11 Pro, appear to be seeing particularly strong demand, though glass production challenges are reportedly constraining availability of the green Pro model.
Kuo suggests that pricing tweaks are helping Apple reverse the sales slide that began a year ago, as the iPhone XR debuted at $749. The iPhone 11 instead starts at $699, getting closer to the price points that were popular with buyers of the non-Plus-sized iPhone 6, 6s, 7, and 8 models, while trade-in programs and zero-interest payment plans help to reduce pain on customers’ pocketbooks.
It’s important to understand that Apple’s pricing strategy is global, and lacks for region-specific discounting. As such, the U.S. price serves as the baseline for international pricing, with distribution fees, taxes, and currency exchange rates adding additional expenses in foreign markets. So even if U.S. customers might be willing to spend $749 for the iPhone 11, the same amount compounded by various local expenses might scare away customers in huge developing markets such as China and India.
Despite the foreign exchange multipliers, demand for the $699 iPhone 11 appears to be strong in China, while early U.S. customers are apparently gravitating towards the $999 and up iPhone 11 Pro models. Bear in mind, however, that the numbers can be skewed by day one interest from early adopters and die-hard Apple fans, who help the company sell out of initial stocks of virtually anything it releases before more consistent trends settle in.
One topic Kuo doesn’t address is the impact of carrier promotions on sales, and they’re important, given that carriers continue to sell most of the smartphones distributed around the world. U.S. carriers are variously offering 50% off, buy one iPhone/get one free, or up to $500 off promotions — serious incentives for the just-announced devices.
By comparison, months passed before significant discounts were offered on the iPhone XR and XS, leading Apple to miss late 2018 sales targets, flatlining sales of its most important products. The company appears to be belatedly but impressively making up for the error this year, more aggressively dropping the prices of legacy products to eliminate competitive price umbrellas. Consequently, some retailers are already offering discounts on just-announced iPads and certain Apple Watches, spurring demand ahead of what could be a very strong holiday season.
Apple’s iPhone 11 arrives in-store on Sept.20, which is something of a surprise – it brings more advanced technology (namely in the camera capabilities and the processing power under the hood) and yet offers it for less than the iPhone XR cost in 2018. Could not wait to throw your old device to get the latest one? However, getting those massive photos that recorded your fabulous moments in your life from the old phone to the new one is kind of annoying. Here I would like to demonstrate how to use Syncios Data Transfer and other two conventional options to transfer photos from Huawei to iPhone 11 so that you can switch to iPhone 11 freely.
Part 1. Transfer Photos from Huawei to iPhone 11 with Syncios Data Transfer
Syncios Data Transfer is a simple yet effective program that is designed for transferring mobile content. Please download Syncios in your PC and follow our steps to unfold the journey of transferring your photos from Huawei to iPhone11.
Step 1: Download Syncios Data Transfer in your PC and then launch it. Here is the interface of the ‘Transfer’ below:
Step 2: Connect both of your Huawei and iPhone 11 to the computer via USB cable. Please make sure that your devices are unlocked and follow the instructions appeared in the screen to install Syncios APK into your devices. You may switch the arrow in the middle of the interface to make sure the target device is in the right. After that enter ‘Next’ to proceed.
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Step 3: All contents that are transferable are selected by default. You can uncheck ‘Select All’ and then select the desired ‘Photo Library’ and ‘Camera roll’. After that, please enter ‘Next’ to go on to the next step. By the way, for more transferable information, you can refer to ‘What can I transfer?’
Step 4: After you select the desired ones, Syncios will load and show the number of them. Enter ‘Next’ to further your step.
Step 5: Successfully transferring photos from Huawei to iPhone 11, you can check in your target device. One of the biggest merit of our program is that it won’t overwrite your previous data. If there exist any questions, please contact us and you will get prompt assistance.
Part 2. Other methods to transfer Huawei photos to iPhone
Method1: Using iCloud account
- On Huawei’s home screen, go to Settings > Sync & Account or similar
- Turn on Photos option to sync photos with Google account.
- Log into Google Photos on the computer.
- Select the photos you want to export and Click More > Export
- Choose vCard format and click Export to save photos to computer as VCF file.
- Log into iCloud on the computer, and select photos option.
- Click the gear icon (see lower left place) and choose Import vCard.
- Locate the VCF file and add to the iCloud account.
- On iPhone, go to iCloud and merge the photos with iCloud account.
Method2: Using Google account
- Go to the settings on Huawei device and choose “Account” > Google. Then, enable synchronization.
- On iPhone, go to Settings > Accounts & Passwords. Tap Add Account. Select Google and sign in with Gmail address and password.
- Make sure photos is switched on. Then, check photos in the target device.
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