Apple’s sales in that first year were $174K, 2nd year sales $2.7M, 2010 $65B, Q3 ’11 sales have already surpassed 2010.
There was a sometimes overlooked third founder, Ronald Wayne, then 42 whose role was largely experienced oversight with the younger Jobs and Wozniak. Wayne sold his non-dilutive 10% equity less than 2 weeks later for $800.00. Today those shares are valued at $35B. Wayne didn’t doubt the vision rather other circumstances prompted his sale. I was glad to read he has no regrets.