A supposed screenshot of a discover (via TechWeb) despatched to Apple retail staff means that Apple is readying a China iPhone 6 (and 6 Plus) launch for October 10th. As said on the Chinese website (translated):
It is necessary that the individual broke new iPhone prototype retailer cabinets shall be put on Oct. 7, and ought to be formally on sale in October 10. A few days in the past the Ministry of Industry Minister Miao Wei as soon as stated in an interview, iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus has entered the ultimate stage of the audit, which suggests the telephones will quickly be touchdown in mainland China.
This is shortly after China’s nationwide week-lengthy vacation. Independently, the Chinese press have additionally reported the identical October 10th date for the iPhone 6 debut. Last week, regulators stated that the phone was nearing final approval, inflicting black market iPhone 6 costs to plummet.
Last yr, Apple managed to launch the iPhone 5s in China in its first spherical of gross sales. A launch on October 10th would imply the iPhone 6 launched three weeks not on time within the nation, assuming Apple was initially aiming for a day-one launch in China like final yr. Despite the shortage of China availability, Apple announced 10 million iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus sales within the first three days.
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