But Jeff Williams, a senior VP at Apple, said: “The response to Apple Watch has surpassed our expectations in every way.”
He said the machine will be introduced in Italy, Mexico, South Korea, Spain, Switzerland and Taiwan at the end of the month.
Williams said: “We’re also making great progress with the backlog of Apple Watch orders. All orders placed through May, with the sole exception of Apple Watch 42 mm Space Black Stainless Steel with Space Black Link Bracelet, will ship to customers within two weeks.”
He said that it will also begin selling some models in its Apple stores, although he did not specify exactly which models and which stores.
He said that there have already been thousands of apps created for the unit.