China Telecom

iPhone 6 Pre-Orders Surpass 1 Million Within 6 Hours in China

Chinese carriers have officially started accepting iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus pre-orders today, and there is a tremendous demand in the country, according to the first numbers revealed today. Three of the country’s largest carriers, China Mobile, China Telecom, and China Unicom, have taken 1 million iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus pre-orders in...

Apple Begins Storing iCloud User Data at China Telecom’s Platform

According to a report by The Wall Street Journal, Apple has begun storing user’s iCloud data in China on state-controlled China Telecom’s internet-based storage. Apple has also said in an official statement that all data stored is encrypted, which means that China Telecom won’t have access to its content. “Apple takes user security and privacy very...

China Telecom Courts iPhone Buyers Ahead of China Mobile Launch

The highly anticipated China Mobile launch of the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c is just 10 days away, and the local competition is already preparing itself: China Telecom has cut contract prices for Apple’s latest iPhones by about 15%, Bloomberg reports. Apple sells the entry level iPhone 5s for 5,288 yuan. Now, Chinese iPhone buyers...