iPhone 5: Arrives in More Than 50 Additional Countries in December
CUPERTINO, California—December 3, 2012—Apple® today announced iPhone® 5
will be available in South Korea on Friday, December 7, with more than
50 additional countries being added in December, including Brazil,
Russia and Taiwan. iPhone 5 is the thinnest and lightest iPhone ever,
completely redesigned to feature a stunning new 4-inch Retina™ display;
an Apple-designed A6 chip for blazing fast performance; and ultrafast
wireless*—all while delivering even better battery life.**
iPhone 5 is currently available in 47 countries around the world
including the US, Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan
and the UK. iPhone 5 comes with iOS 6, the world’s most advanced mobile
operating system with over 200 new features including: Shared Photo
Streams, Facebook integration, all-new Maps app, Passbook® organization
and even more Siri® features and languages.
iPhone 5 comes in either black & slate or white & silver for a
suggested retail price of $199 (US) for the 16GB model, $299 (US) for
the 32GB model and $399 (US) for the 64GB model. iPhone 5 will be
available through the Apple Online Store (www.apple.com), Apple’s retail stores and select Apple Authorized Resellers.
iPhone 4S is available for just $99 (US) and iPhone 4 is available for
free with a two-year contract from participating carriers.
iPhone 5 will be available in South Korea on Friday, December 7 and on
Friday, December 14 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. iPhone 5 will also be available on Friday, December 21
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.
*Network speeds are dependent on carrier networks. Check with your carrier for details.
**Battery life depends on device settings, usage and other factors. Actual results vary.
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OS X, iLife, iWork and professional software. Apple leads the digital
music revolution with its iPods and iTunes online store. Apple has
reinvented the mobile phone with its revolutionary iPhone and App Store,
and is defining the future of mobile media and computing devices with