Tag Archives: China

Chinese blog reveals iPhone 6 launch date to be September 19th

We already know September 9th will be the day Apple announces the iPhone 6, but the day it goes on sale has remained unknown…until now. Chinese blog PCInLife has revealed that its obtained information that details the iPhone 6 will first go on sale in stores on September 19th, two Friday’s after its reveal. This date doesn’t come as a huge…

China Telecom iPhone 6 advertisement shows off interesting renders, ‘every network’ support

A leaked advertisement from Chinese mobile network ‘China Telecom’ shows off a few new iPhone 6 renders that look similar to the official iPhone 5s photos on Apple’s website. The advertisement also mentions that China’s iPhone 6 (or, China Telecom’s version at least), will support all carrier networks in China. While this may not sound like anything…

Apple’s China Mobile deal could cause a costly subsidy war

Apple is finally launching its iPhone on the China Mobile network. It sees the company joining forces with the world’s largest wireless carrier and opening the door China Mobile’s 763 million subscribers. Needless to say, it’s a pretty big deal – something Apple CEO Tim Cook is clearly aware of. Tim Cook was in China for the launch, giving out…

Tim Cook hands out autographed iPhones at China Mobile Launch, promises “great things”

The iPhone has finally been launched on the world’s biggest carrier, China Mobile today, and Tim Cook made a special appearance at the launch to surprise some lucky customers with autographed iPhones. China Mobile’s deal with Apple has been up in the air for over a year, and with one false launch already coming to pass, some wondered whether Apple would…

iPhone deal comes at a cost for China Mobile

In December, Apple finally struck a deal to sell iPhones on the China Mobile network, the world’s largest carrier. But, according to a report by the Wall Street Journal, the partnership comes at some cost to the carrier, at least in the short term. The rollout of iPhones on China Mobile will start later this month as part of the carrier’s launch of…

AAPL climbs $18 following China Mobile announcement

Following the confirmation that Apple’s iPhone would be launched on China Mobile’s 3G and 4G networks in the new year, AAPL has climbed 18 points. Apple made the official announcement yesterday, following last weeks uproar over the iPhone launch that never was. The launch was rumored to be taking place on December 18, but when the event didn’t…

Apple and China Mobile deal is a go, carrier to get iPhone starting January 17th with pre-registration starting December 25th

If you happen to be a China Mobile subscriber, or someone who has been looking to switch to the largest carrier in the world, then Apple has a Christmas present for you. Cupertino and Beijing have just announced that the partnership will officially begin offering the two newest iPhones on China Mobile’s 3G and 4G network starting January 17th, 2014. That’s…