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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 Cambodia @ 2012-09-21 13:29 from fD76 - click to readYou should be happy. All countries that don't get iPhones should be happy. iPhone sucks

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  • 2012-09-21 14:15
  • p@BC

> In reply to Funkynutbar @ 2012-09-21 14:09 from n5@J - click to readTrue. iPhone is a cult, like it or not. No phone will ever have as much hype/intrest as Apple's. And all in all, its not a bad phone either, if i had the money i would get it. Sent from my SE Ray :)

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  • 2012-09-21 14:15
  • n5yj

What makes the iphone 5 stand out above all others well simple look at the queue's all over the world for people to get a hold of one now i do like most other phones as well but come on you don't see people queueing along the road for a samsung galaxy s3 when it first came out so really enough said!!!

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  • 2012-09-21 14:09
  • n5@J

> In reply to Cope1991 @ 2012-09-21 14:06 from sp}7 - click to readLol u wish... why lie?

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  • 2012-09-21 14:08
  • Bqv0

iphone resell value is down but samsung is good for resell...

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  • 2012-09-21 14:06
  • v$Dc

Mine Arrived this morning, and wow, its amazing.

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  • 2012-09-21 14:06
  • sp}7
  • south korea? taiwan?
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how come south korea and taiwan are not in the first-wave launch?
these are gadget-heaven countries!

I guess that apple thinks that samsung and LG dominate south korea so there is no need for a first-wave launch in there...

and other countries that I'm surprised that aren't at first launch:
Italy, spain and new zealand (because it's near australia...).

and if you scope out of western countries, you should also add russia, china and india!
and also mexico (u.s.'s neighbour...), argentina and brasil.

ok - all of these countries together is a too big launch, so too many devices would be needed...
but I think that apple would try to make it happen in the next launches.

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  • 2012-09-21 14:03
  • gDj{

When will I Phone be released in KSA ?

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  • 2012-09-21 14:02
  • 6pCL

I hope Nokia notes the significance of releasing a device into the market within a few weeks of its announcement. This is what Apple does best.

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  • 2012-09-21 14:02
  • y$gZ

> In reply to [deleted post]apple is great... iphone is the besttt!! millions love it makes it the best legendary smartphone siries.. so u r the one who needs to face the reality.. Samsung,Htc,Motorola, and bla bla bla... they are nothing.. face it!!!! I prefer Iphone or Nokia... (the new version of nokia only)

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  • 2012-09-21 13:54
  • IVG7

> In reply to MikeGrinder @ 2012-09-21 13:38 from P$uD - click to read2 million pre-orders make it valid.

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  • 2012-09-21 13:52
  • m77L

available in Bolivi?

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  • 2012-09-21 13:47
  • iBtv

you can preorder you iphone 5 from:

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  • 2012-09-21 13:42
  • mjPy

"The lucky markets to get the iPhone 5 "??
You mean the UNLUCKY markets, lol
iPhone 5 is an epic fail and your argument is invalid!

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  • 2012-09-21 13:38
  • P$uD

Bad news for the people who ordered the new iPhone 5. The delivery guys are using iOS maps to try to find your house.

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  • 2012-09-21 13:32
  • nEmv

damn! i like the spoof! DAMN FARNEY!!!!

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  • 2012-09-21 13:31
  • IVK@

why not Cambodia? we are also one of your biggest fan

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  • 2012-09-21 13:29
  • fD76

i m not judging whether the iP5 is good or not, but i really dont understand the reason for queeing for a phone for a few days early.... i really think most of these guys should really get a life.... for a few mins of fame, they spend a few days sitting there.... they really got brainwashed! lolz!

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  • 2012-09-21 13:28
  • IVK@

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