Listen: iPhone tops 2019's best selling tech products
"Once again. Apple's IPHONE was the best selling tech product by far of the year. Twenty nineteen Bolivia. Tell you the fine imprint. I'm Jefferson Graham. You're listening to talking tech. My friend Daniel is is an analyst at Wedbush Securities and he compiled this chart for me showing doing the iphone at one hundred and eighty five million units sold in two thousand nineteen. That's down from the two hundred million plus in past years. Remember that for the first first. Three quarters of the year apple was still struggling with last year's models which were not that well received ten S.'s. And the ten are it. It was in September that they released the new eleven pro with that advanced camera that they got people excited. So that's where you're seeing the downfall in sales sales. Don't cry for Apple. They had amazing year. As you'll hear number two is the air pods at sixty five million. This is the Little Bluetooth headset. Set that so many people like to wear in their ears and a new edition came out in the fall called. The airports pro might one of my favorite products of the year and many others as well. It is sold out through February number three the Amazon Echo speaker sixty million units. That's a lot of speakers and as you know anybody somebody who's GonNa Amazon is usually finding these products on sale for ridiculously low prices as low as twenty dollars sometimes so they moved a lot of units number number four the IPAD. Nothing really new on the IPAD. This year it's just the same old tablet that was introduced in twenty ten but many parents really like buying an IPAD for their kids. Instead of having to buy a phone. As in an iphone they can get apps they can do video chat and you can get an entry level. I Pat Hat for three hundred. Three hundred and twenty nine dollars number five the Samsung Galaxy s line the premium phones from Samsung. which are wonderful alternative to the IPHONE? World intend to have new innovations that apple copies every year this year. It was the three photo lenses. Which Galaxy Galaxy did I and number six another apple product? The Apple Watch three of these top six products. Apples Apple Watch got cheaper at one hundred ninety nine dollars for one of the earlier editions. It got better in that every time. You flipped your risk. You didn't have a dead watch. You could actually see the screen for the whole time. So big improvements there and people seem to really like"