The iPhone is finally available on China Mobile, the largest mobile carrier in the world with over 76o million subscribers. Apple CEO Tim Cook was on hand with China Mobile Chairman Xi Guohua at the carrier’s headquarters store in Beijing at launch, according to Bloomberg. » Tim Cook and Xi Guohua at China Mobile iPhone Launch
Good news for all the people in China waiting to get their hands on a brand new iPhone 5c or iPhone 5s. The world’s biggest mobile carrier China Mobile will start Pre-Orders for these models on Thursday, December 12. The iPhone’s can be pre-ordered on China Mobile’s website and at some of its locations in Shanghai, reports The Wall Street Journal. » China Mobile to Begin iPhone 5c and iPhone 5s Pre-Orders on December 12
Sprint prepaid subsidiary Boost Mobile began offering the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c, the first time they offered a model of iPhone for sale. The online prices for unsubsidised models are already $100 cheaper than in the Apple Store, on top of that they also give $100 discount to customers who are switching from another carrier and who make their purchases at one of the brand’s retail stores. » Boost Mobile Offering $200 In-Store Discounts For Switching To iPhone 5s or iPhone 5c
A research from Consumer Intelligence Research Partners (CIRP) shows that 43% of iPhone 5s units sold in the United States were space gray, while 30% were silver and 27% were gold. In the case of the iPhone 5c, blue is the most populair color. » What Color iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c Do Men and Women Prefer?
According to several Israeli carriers, the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c will be launched in Isreal on November 3. However, Philippine carriers Smart and Globe have announced that they will launch the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c on November 15, suggesting that Apple may be planning to roll out its new iPhones in a broader fourth wave of countries on that date. » iPhone 5s and 5c: Possible Fourth Wave of Countries on November 3
AllThingsD reports that according to CIRP’s survey of U.S. consumers who purchased Apple’s latest iPhones during the last days of September, 64 percent of total iPhone sales are iPhone 5s models and only 27 percent are iPhone 5c models. Which means that the iPhone 5s is outselling the iPhone 5c more than two to one. The remaining sales “9 percent” are iPhone 4s models. » iPhone 5s Outselling iPhone 5c Two to One
An internal document obtained by TechnoBuffalo reveals that Best Buy will offer a minimum $100 gift card toward the purchase of the iPhone 5s or iPhone 5c for any working smartphone. The promotion will start today October 11 and will run through October 19. » Best Buy Gives $100 Gift Card For Trade-In of Any Working Smartphone To Spend On iPhone 5s or iPhone 5c