The iPad finally became officially available March 12, 2010. And with plenty of people still deciding on if the device was for them, the device sold an incredible 51,000 units in the first 2 hours of preorder. WOW!
If you ever had any doubts about how dedicated Apple fans are, these figures will show you how strong their loyalty is. A group of particularly prudent Apple fans from APPL Sanity Board at Investor Village decided to put together a some numbers and order estimations. With this, they able to put together some sales figures, and concluded that Apple sold an incredible 90,000 preorders in just one day!