Apple - iPad 5 Event - iPad - 170 Million iPad Sold

Tim Cook said Tuesday that Apple sold its 170 millionth iPad earlier this month.

"I can't think of another product that's come so far, so fast," Cook said, pointing that early doubters are now making tablets. Cook also said that the iPad has an 81 percent share of the market, compared to just 19 percent of Apple's competitors.

There are also now more than 475,000 iPad apps out there in the wild.