The company sold 46.7m iPhones, beating analysts' estimates of 46.4m, according to FactSet, and generating $28.9bn in revenue, which accounted for more than half of the company's total revenue.
Each year Apple's sales quarters generally follow a pattern - or have over the past 6 years or so.
Apple on Thursday reported profits rose on the back of strong iPhone sales in the past quarter, with the U.S. tech giant set to begin selling its newest flagship handset seen as a key to its future. But it forecast profit next quarter, which is traditionally its largest for sales due to the holidays, for somewhere between $84 billion and $87 billion. Analysts had expected revenue to come in at $50.79 billion, with earnings per share of $1.87. The Whisper number is the Street's unofficial view on earnings.
"Apple's year-over-year revenue growth rate accelerated for the fourth consecutive quarter and drove EPS growth of 24 percent in the September quarter", said Luca Maestri, Apple's chief finance officer.
Cook said he was encouraged by Apple's ability so far to ramp up production of the iPhone X, given its new features.
Analysts were projecting Q1 revenue of $85.31 billion.
Apple did not disclose how many customers had placed preorders of the iPhone X, nor did its release comment on speculation iPhone X demand has hurt iPhone 8 sales.
Some Chinese re-sellers, however, said they already cancelled pre-orders for the iPhone X, concerned there wouldn't be enough of a supply bottleneck to allow them to charge a steep premium - despite some worries about long waits. If the stock nears that level on Friday, the company will reach a market value of $900 billion. The company is also set to sell the HomePod, a Siri-powered speaker to answer both Amazon's Echo line and Google's Home speakers.
Apple revealed the new iPhone X on Tuesday, September 12, 2017 for the tenth anniversary of the original iPhone. The 8 went on sale at the very end of the most recent quarter.
It's the first time that Apple has staggered the release of new handsets that were unveiled at the same time.
The current camera specs help the iPhone X to strike a phenomenal balance between picture quality and form factor design, says Kuo.
Nearly two-thirds of Apple's sales, 62 percent, came from worldwide sales.
The innovation may prove an important step on the path to Apple's potential next big product, smart glasses, for which CEO Cook has created a dedicated team.
But there's something about making robot servants in the near future sympathetic that we can't get enough of. In it, we got a chance to see more of what the developers of Heavy Rain have been working on.
All were running computer systems - the majority Windows 7 - that had not been updated to secure them against such attacks. Last may, several NHS hospitals were hit by the global WannaCry ransomware attack.
Earlier on Wednesday, fourth seed Alexander Zverev was dumped out by Dutchman Robin Haase in a 3-6, 6-2, 6-2 second-round defeat. The 21-year-old Chung put up a courageous fight at the Bercy Arena, but a fired-up Nadal proved too hot to handle.
Starbucks' holiday cups returned to stores on Wednesday, November 1 - and for the first time ever, they aren't red . With all of the empty space, you can DIY the hell out of the cup and make your own adorable creation.
Fultz was drafted first overall in this year's NBA Draft and becomes just another Sixers rookie to miss time due to injury. There did appear to be a hitch in his shot during preseason games, but Fultz has never been a spectacular shooter.
As he was taken into custody, he tried to spit in several officers faces and even kick one in the chin, WEWS reports . According to police, the 10-year-old took the vehicle from his family home in Cleveland around 9.30am on Thursday.
In response to the figures Chancellor Phillip Hammond said: "The UK economy is successful and resilient". Manufacturing also boosted the economy with an improved performance after a weak second quarter.
Hudson-Odoi clipped the ball across the penalty area from the left, and Brewster turned it goalwards from point-blank range. The striker, from just six yards out from goal, sent a tame header trickling wide, not even hitting the target.
That performance helped make him become the first rookie quarterback to ever win AFC Offensive Player of the Month honour. Watching anyone go down with a season-ending injury is brutal, but watching Watson get sidelined really stings.
He was solid last season, finishing the year with 63 catches for 941 yards, and he was on a similar pace this season. Carolina, at 5-3, is a surprising trade-deadline seller, and linebacker Thomas Davis didn't seem thrilled.
Speaking soon after the announcement of the decision, Joyce admitted he wasn't entirely surprised by the High Court's decision. The seven lawmakers said they did not know they were dual nationals when they ran for election previous year .
Wind advisory Sunday pm-Monday am; strongest winds overnight
The weather service also expects some damage to trees and power lines, thus anticipating power outages scattered across the area. Winds turning back out of the south look to bring in milder air so high temperatures should climb back into the mid 60s.
Trump Tweets Feelings About Russia Investigation
Congressional committees have now launched investigations into what happened, and why the Uranium One deal was not stopped. In addition to Mueller's probe, three committees on Capitol Hill are conducting their own investigations.
At least 10 dead in hotel attack in Mogadishu
Police said earlier a suicide auto bomb had been rammed into a hotel and a former government building had been attacked. The Somali government blamed the October 14 blast on al-Shabab, but no group has claimed responsibility.
Demonetisation: Nov 8 is 'anti black money day'
He also quoted a recent International Monetary Fund report that projected India will achieve an eight per cent growth rate soon. Jaitley also hit out at the Congress over its plans to observe the day because the demonetisation decision was "ill conceived".
Switch Now Has GameCube Controller Support
If there were to be a new Smash title in the future, it would certainly be a good idea to have the controller support ready. To use a GameCube controller , simply connect it to the Switch's dock and pair it by hitting your L and R buttons.
Kenya: 3 Ask Supreme Court to Stop Poll
The court hearing will occur even though Kenya's interior ministry has declared Wednesday and Thursday to be public holidays. Khalifa said the three want elections postponed until the electoral commission can deliver a credible vote.