Apple said in a company statement that pre-orders of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6s Plus are 'on pace' to beat the 10 million unit sales record for the first weekend of the iPhone 6 in 2014. Apple did not state specific pre-order sales numbers for the iPhone 6s, which began on Saturday.
According to the company statement, which was sent to CNBC and other media outlets:
In 2014, Apple announced in a general press release that it had received four million pre-orders for the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus in its first 24 hours.
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