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NEW YORK (CBSMiami/AP) —  Tech giant Apple says sales for their latest iPhone may surpass sales of last year’s record sales of $10 million during its first weekend.

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The company started taking preorders for the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus on Saturday. The new models will go on sale at stores and online on Sept. 25th.

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Last year, Apple sold more than 10 million units of its previous model in the three days after they went on sale, a record for a new model.

Shares of Apple Inc., based in Cupertino, California, rose $2.01, or 1.8 percent, to $116.22 Monday.

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