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iPhone 5 headed to 50 new markets in December

Written by Andre Yoskowitz (Google+) @ 04 Dec 2012 20:16

iPhone 5 headed to 50 new markets in December Apple has announced that it will launch the iPhone 5 in 50 new markets during December.
Starting with South Korea on Friday the 7th, the phone will be launched in Albania, Antigua and Barbuda, Armenia, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, China, Costa Rica, Cyprus, Ecuador, Grenada, Indonesia, Israel, Jamaica, Jordan, Kuwait, Macedonia Malaysia, Moldova, Montenegro, Panama, Paraguay, Philippines, Qatar, Russia, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Taiwan, Turkey, United Arab Emirates and Venezuela before the 14th.

On the 21st, Apple will launch their flagship in Barbados, Botswana, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Egypt, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Madagascar, Mali, Mauritius, Morocco, Niger, Senegal, St. Kitts, St. Lucia, St.Vincent & the Grenadines, Tunisia, Uganda and Vietnam.

When completed, Apple will have reached 97 markets in 3 months, much faster than any of their previous rollouts.

Most notably, the company announced last week that the Pad mini and 4th-generation iPad will reach China on December 7, with the latest iPhone making it a week later to China Unicom and China Telecom subscribers.

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