Sales of iPhone X begin: Can Apple live up to the hype?

In this Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017, photo, the new iPhone X is displayed in the showroom after the new product announcement in Cupertino, Calif. The iPhone X's lush screen, facial-recognition skills and $1,000 price tag are breaking new ground in Apple's marquee product line. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Apple's iPhone X went on sale Friday, as the company scrambles to meet demand for a marquee device that sports a lush screen, facial-recognition skills and a $1,000 price tag.

Most analysts have predicted Apple won't be able to catch up with