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China Mobile Poster Of iPhone 5c And 5s On Chinese Language Website

This is another indication, along with ChinaMobile’s Chairman hinting in August that progress was being made, that Apple and China Mobile either have or are very close to partnering.  China Mobile’s network has not been robust enough for the two companies to offer the iPhone but with 200,000 TD-LTE base stations installed by the end of this year, that could support 4 million active users, it should have enough bandwidth to support iPhones. China Mobile’s subscriber base hit 750 million in August with 159 million on 3G technology. This is big news for Apple because they will be gaining 4 million users.

 

Read the entire article here: http://www.forbes.com/sites/chuckjones/2013/09/26/china-mobile-poster-of-iphone-5c-and-5s-on-chinese-language-website/

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80 percent of iPhone purchasers in China are picking the iPhone 5s

The following article found on idownloadblog shows that iPhone 5s sales surpass the iPhone 5c by an extensive amount in China. Originally many believed that the iPhone 5c was targeted towards the Chinese market so it is interesting to see that it’s being buried by the 5s. The article states that 90 percent of iPhone sales this past weekend in China were the iPhone 5s. Overall the iPhone 5s shares 80 percent of the market in China compared to the iPhone 5c. It is forecasted that the smartphone market in China will jump by almost 100 million shipments as a result of both the implementation of 4G networking in China as well as the massive amount of iPhone sales.

 

 

 

 

80 percent of iPhone purchasers in China are picking the iPhone 5s