A new report by Ming-Chi Kuo gives KGI's opini the recent HomePod's poor home stories. The report suggests that Apple could sell 2 to 2.5 milli HomePods over the entire 2018, with a milli of those pent up demand for the first mth.
Most analysts expect sales for HomePod around ten milli a year, so Kuo's predicti is pretty pessimistic. He says the high price has cut much of the potential market (facing tough and less expensive competiti) and that Apple is "mulling over" a lower-cost model.
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An estimated 2.5 milli KGI's HomePod annual sales amounted to about 6,800 units per day, obviously split between retail sales and in-store sales. line. The figure of 2 milli is significantly lower than the estimates of csensus analysts, which are about 7 milli for the year.
Apple does not disclose HomePod unit sales itself, classifying …