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Financially, Apple continues to be a well-managed company. It is generating returns for shareholders in spite of operational missteps.

What "operational missteps"?

Maps, BatteryGate, the unpopular decision to kill the jack, Butterfly KeyboardGate, the increasingly vocal unhappiness of professional users...

There are probably more, but those are the obvious ones.

And outside of the tech bubble. No one cared.

Volume sales didn’t take a noticeable hit because of any of those issues...

And they have reported volume sales up through last quarter.

iPhone users are not flocking to Android in developed countries. Even in China, prices have more to do with Apples issues than anything.

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