Apple Will Release The iPad Mini, iPad 4 and iPhone 5 in China This December
Apple revealed today that the Wi-Fi versions of its iPad 4 with Retina display and iPad mini tablets will sell in China starting December 7, while the iPhone 5 will arrive on December 14.
The iPad mini for the Chinese market will have the same 7.9-inch multi-touch display, an Apple-designed A5 chip, PowerVR SGX543MP2 graphics, FaceTime HD and 5MP iSight cameras found in the international version.
Like the U.S. version, the iPad 4 will feature a 9.7-inch Retina display, a new Apple-designed A6X chipset and FaceTime HD camera.
The iPhone 5 will arrive in China with its 4-inch Retina display, an Apple-designed A6 chip, 4G LTE connectivity, 1GB of RAM and 8MP iSight camera.
All three devices will run on iOS 6, the latest version of Apple’s mobile operating system.
The iPad mini, iPad 4 with Retina Display and iPhone 5 will be available in China through Apple’s website, authorized resellers and reservations from Apple retail stores. Reservation requests for the iPad mini and iPad 4 will start from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Thursday, December 6, for pick up the following day.
The iPad mini and iPad 4 with Retina display are currently available in 42 countries, and the iPhone 5 is available in 47 countries, including the US, Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Japan and the UK.