At long last, (and just a week after getting the iPad), China will finally be receiving the latest iPhone. Apple will also be opening two brand-new stores, one in Hong Kong Plaza in Shanghai and the other in Xidan Joy City in Beijing. The iPhone 4 will be available at these locations at 8am on September 25th, as well as through China Unicom with a two-year contract. Off contract, the iPhone 4 will cost CNY4,999 ($743) for the 16GB model and CNY5,999 ($892) 32 GB model. If you’re going to be picking one up, please be sure to share your experience!
CUPERTINO, California—September 19, 2010—Apple® today announced that iPhone® 4 will be available to customers in China beginning Saturday, September 25 at 8:00 a.m. at Apple Retail Stores including the new Apple Store® Hong Kong Plaza in Shanghai and the new Apple Store Xidan Joy City in Beijing opening on the same day. iPhone 4 will also be available on Saturday at China Unicom retail stores for qualified buyers with a new two year contract.