Still A Hobby, But A Beloved Hobby: Apple Sold 1.3 Million Apple TVs In Q4, Bringing Total To 5.3 Million In Fiscal 2012

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http://techcrunch.com – It might not ship as many units as the iPhone or the iPad, but Apple TV continues to gain ground in the connected TV market. During today’s earnings call, Apple CEO Tim Cook said the company sold 1.3M units of the device in its fourth quarter, ending with 5.3M total sold over the last 12 months — not bad for a device that Apple has considered a “hobby” over the years. Cook said today: It still has the hobby label, however, it’s a beloved hobby. While Apple TV sales growth continues, speculation that Apple would begin building an actual HDTV device has actually die (IT news)