Mainland China has 243 million iPhone users. But seriously, how many of those iPhone users could really afford the latest iPhone Xs?
Apple’s annual September launch took place on Sept. 12 this year in California where the much anticipated upgrades to the iPhone X and Apple Watch were announced. With iPhones now priced in the 10,000 yuan range, what are the reactions of Chinese consumers and mobile manufacturers?
Toutiao, China’s leading news and information content platform, recently released a white paper on online public opinion and user reputation of mobile phone brands in the Chinese market in the first half of 2018.
Apple Inc. announced its plan to invest $300 million along with 10 suppliers in a China Clean Energy Fund on July 12. A new “first-of-its-kind investment fund” in the country, the new energy fund aims to connect suppliers with renewable energy sources.
A recent wave of rumors regarding the release of new Apple products, specifically the iPhone series due in fall, has been making its way through news outlets all around the world. According to reports by Chinese media, Apple is expected to release three new iPhone models this September.
During the first half of 2017, Apple faced a series of problems in the Chinese market including declining revenue and market share. Isabel Ge Mahe was appointed the first ever Vice President and Managing Director of Apple Greater China during this time.
Apple US announced its revenue from the fourth quarter last year, which is also the first quarter of Apple’s 2018 fiscal year.
Users who search for “Apple” on WeChat may be directed to the new Apple Official Account, which offers information, purchasing services and other functions since January 18. For Apple users, in addition to the customer service line and official website, the Apple WeChat official account offers an efficient Internet information channel.
Guizhou-Cloud Big Data (GCBD) will be responsible for iCloud operations on the Chinese mainland from February 28, a spokesperson for Apple said.
The OnePlus 5T sandstone white limited edition launched today. The OnePlus 5T sandstone white edition combines the smooth tactile feel of the Baby Skin white and the ground texture of sandstone black. It uses a white metal color, which is rare in the handset market.
Huawei’s smartphone shipment target will be 200 million units in 2018, according to a source familiar with the company’s internal planning.
Discount coupons valued for 100-yuan excited Xiaomi fans this week. The company released a series of Mi 7 concept photos on Weibo, which displayed a product that seemed impossible for Xiaomi to make. From the pictures, the concept of the Mi 7 is truly amazing.
Pegatron, an Apple’s original equipment manufacturer, announced today that its mainland subsidiary spent NT $1.14 billion (250 million yuan) to buy a factory in Chongqing.
The highlight of the flagship OnePlus 5T, unveiled in the second half of this year, is supports for the popular face unlock function.
OPPO announced on the afternoon of Christmas Eve that it has upgraded its offline stores to open its first super flagship store in Shanghai.