APPLE INC (Form: 4, Received: 09/23/2014 18:34:15)
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Washington, D.C. 20549

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Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940

1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *

Cue Eduardo H
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol

5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer (Check all applicable)

_____ Director                      _____ 10% Owner
__ X __ Officer (give title below)      _____ Other (specify below)
Senior Vice President
(Last)          (First)          (Middle)

3. Date of Earliest Transaction (MM/DD/YYYY)


(City)        (State)        (Zip)
4. If Amendment, Date Original Filed (MM/DD/YYYY)

6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)

_ X _ Form filed by One Reporting Person
___ Form filed by More than One Reporting Person

Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1.Title of Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Trans. Date 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any 3. Trans. Code
(Instr. 8)
4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s)
(Instr. 3 and 4)
6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Stock   9/21/2014     M    525000   A   (1) 525000   (2) D    
Common Stock   (3) 9/21/2014     F    263065   D $100.96   261935   D    
Common Stock   (4) 9/21/2014     G   V 261935   D $0   0   D    
Common Stock   (4) 9/21/2014     G   V 261935   A $0   284164   I   By Trust  

Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned ( e.g. , puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivate Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Trans. Date 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any 4. Trans. Code
(Instr. 8)
5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security
(Instr. 3 and 4)
8. Price of Derivative Security
(Instr. 5)
9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form of Derivative Security: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Restricted Stock Units     (1) 9/21/2014     M         350000      (5)   (5) Common Stock   350000     (1) 0   D    
Restricted Stock Units     (1) 9/21/2014     M         175000      (6)   (6) Common Stock   175000     (1) 525000   D    

Explanation of Responses:
( 1)  Each restricted stock unit represents the right to receive, at settlement, one share of common stock. This transaction represents the settlement of restricted stock units in shares of common stock on their scheduled vesting date.
( 2)  The number of securities reported reflects a 7-for-1 stock split effective June 6, 2014, and the acquisition on July 31, 2014 of four shares of Apple Inc.'s common stock pursuant to the Apple Inc. Amended Employee Stock Purchase Plan ("ESPP") for the ESPP purchase period of February 1, 2014 through July 31, 2014.
( 3)  Shares withheld by Registrant to satisfy minimum statutory tax withholding requirements on vesting of restricted stock units. No shares were sold.
( 4)  These entries reflect the transfer of securities by the reporting person to a family trust.
( 5)  This restricted stock unit award was granted on October 5, 2010, and vested in full on September 21, 2014.
( 6)  This restricted stock unit award was granted on November 2, 2011. 25% of the award vested on September 21, 2014 and the remaining restricted stock units vest on September 21, 2016, assuming continued employment through the applicable vesting date.

Reporting Owners
Reporting Owner Name / Address
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
Cue Eduardo H

Senior Vice President

/s/ Gene Levoff, Attorney-in-fact for Eduardo H. Cue 9/23/2014
** Signature of Reporting Person Date

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