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Apple's iPhoto Downloads Top 1 Million

CUPERTINO, California—March 7, 2002

Apple® today announced that iPhoto, Apple’s breakthrough application that makes it incredibly easy to save, organise and share digital photos, has been downloaded more than 1 million times since its launch in January.

Total distribution of iPhoto is even higher when calculated to include all of the copies that are distributed pre-installed on new Mac® computers.

Designed exclusively for Mac® OS X, iPhoto is available as a free download at

“iPhoto is the missing link in digital photography and is revolutionising how we save, organise and share digital photos,” said Philip Schiller, Apple’s senior vice president of Worldwide Product Marketing.

“With more than one million downloads in just two months, iPhoto has almost instantly become one of the most popular digital photo applications of all time.”

With iPhoto, users can now automatically create custom web pages of their photos; easily view their photos in full-screen, cross-dissolved slide shows accompanied by their favourite music or email their photos to friends and family.

Availability and System Requirements iPhoto is available as a free download from iPhoto requires Mac OS X version 10.1.2 and a Macintosh® with a built-in USB port.

A Mac with a 400 MHz PowerPC G3 processor and 256MB RAM is recommended. For a complete list of compatible digital cameras and printers, visit

Apple ignited the personal computer revolution in the 1970s with the Apple II and reinvented the personal computer in the 1980s with the Macintosh. Apple is committed to bringing the best personal computing experience to students, educators, creative professionals and consumers around the world through its innovative hardware, software and Internet offerings.


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