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Apple iPhone 5 goes on sale, 9 countries get it today

21 September, 2012 | Read the news | Post your comment
Apple iPhone 5 goes on sale, 9 countries get it today - read the full textThe Apple iPhone 5 is finally hitting the shelves. Sales begin in 9 countries today, which is the biggest number for an iPhone debut so far, with 22 more lined up to join the fun on September 28. The lucky markets to get the iPhone 5 today are the United States, Australia, Canada, France,...

 

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> In reply to bill payphone @ 2012-09-21 15:26 from mJrt - click to readhave you ever had SGIII in your hands ????I suppose NOT,looking on what you've just written
Samsung sold over 20 millions in jus above one month anfd Samsung is number one in smartfone market ,far away before apple and nokia and the rest

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  • 2012-09-21 15:45
  • JAA}


i wetted my pants laughing ..... xD


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  • 2012-09-21 15:43
  • ucxP

the screen now is not tall it was wide and now it is normal (16:9 ratio)

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  • 2012-09-21 15:33
  • 3Y2Z

This is truly an achievement in engineering, really makes the s3 look like a childs toy! and as for operating system flaws dont get me started on android, I dont think I know of any android user who has not had their gmail hacked as a rsult of the poor security and exploitability' of android os/app market!

Well done apple, may ye hold yer head high as the true market leader in smartphone marketplace!


May all the haters enjoy their negative comments and childish jabs as everyone is entitled to their own opinion./....but in my opinion apple reigns supreme!!

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  • 2012-09-21 15:26
  • mJrt

> In reply to nag @ 2012-09-21 14:06 from v$Dc - click to readstop lying..

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  • 2012-09-21 15:22
  • IVG7

your alll haters towards the I phone Apple will always have a trick up there sleeves Android just waiting for apple make its next move to manipulate it

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  • 2012-09-21 15:13
  • PHBQ

I fail to understand the vitriol towards iPhone 5. I live in Sydney. The Police were controlling crowds outside the Apple Store today in George St. Yet, a short walk to another mobile phone outlet & I could check one outthe phone for whatever. I Have an iPhone 4. Not perfect depending on my "personal" needs but what phone is ? If you don't like it, don't buy it.

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  • 2012-09-21 15:12
  • thpn

the iphone's specs arent as good as other phones. Name me an app or game that requires more that 1gz? apple make phones PERFECT for their specs. Whats the point of having an amazing processor if the phone crashes every other day? exactly. SSSHHHHH

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  • 2012-09-21 15:05
  • AL$9

> In reply to cnick @ 2012-09-21 14:42 from 3RQm - click to readwell said, man!

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  • 2012-09-21 15:01
  • 3R{%

> In reply to Funkynutbar @ 2012-09-21 14:09 from n5@J - click to readthey are smart, they order online, and have it delivered to their door step. happen that at that time there's no iOS 6 or iMap to mess up the delivery.

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  • 2012-09-21 14:58
  • tR6E

People camping in front of stores are not very bright, are they?
I wouldn't camp for a thing that can be bought in 1 or 2 weeks time in less then 10 minutes. Especially for a mediocre device. And don't tell me it is not mediocre; a best in it's class is not for everybody (iPhone is; almost everybody has one).
It is ridiculous what this camping people do.

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  • 2012-09-21 14:50
  • La8@

i will buy this one for my wife coz she dont really know which is better?ios or android..but for me? never!android is just good for me..i didnt say iphone is bad but its not my type especially after playing around with android..

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  • 2012-09-21 14:49
  • 7tE3

What a shame. Only a phone will come in that store not Jesus to overreact seeing him.

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  • 2012-09-21 14:42
  • 3RQm

The iPhone is outdated. Even though it was released after the Galaxy SIII is completely inferior and anyone who says otherwise is doing the same as the ostrich burying its head in the ground and refusing to look around.

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  • 2012-09-21 14:27
  • L3EC

> In reply to iChade @ 2012-09-21 13:54 from IVG7 - click to readYou are so clever, and fortunately you are not the entire world, yes this is a good product with already a bad problem with apple maps, ios6 owners are complaining about the maps,... Samsung is probably the first contender but android in general is also a good choice! Tech is not only apple! Grow up!

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  • 2012-09-21 14:25
  • JJtn

So sad for the one who camped at the store now he knows the iPhone is useless and all his waiting was worth noting

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  • 2012-09-21 14:22
  • thaK

> In reply to Cambodia @ 2012-09-21 13:29 from fD76 - click to readI am not a fan of Iphone -_- not everyone from Cambodia is a fan of iphone.

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  • 2012-09-21 14:21
  • XNvd

> In reply to iChade @ 2012-09-21 13:54 from IVG7 - click to readThe truth is not measured in mass appeal.

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  • 2012-09-21 14:21
  • fjbe

> In reply to iSJ5 @ 2012-09-21 13:28 from 0xbx - click to readme too.. can't stop replaying it.. haha

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  • 2012-09-21 14:20
  • IVG7

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