No doubt the millions of iOS devices out there have something to to with that. And with the next operating system release Lion, taking some of the best of iOS for itself, it's going to be a very interesting next couple years in the Apple space. Mostly good I'm thinking.
Now if we could just those hardware prices down a bit all the better, but that's not something I see happening anytime soon. The premium has always been on the OS, and that's only getting better.