iPhone 4S to Arrive in Mainland China on the 4th Week of January
The iOS device will drop in mainland China in time for the Chinese New Year.
“After obtaining the network entry permit from the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of China (MIIT), the iPhone 4S received China Compulsory Certification (3C) for electronic products on December 22, meaning that it has met all the requirements for coming into markets of China,” mentioned in the report.
People’s Daily also printed the approved device’s model number, which is A1431. This numbers is similar to the iPhone 4S’s network entry permit provided by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of the People’s Republic of China (MIIT).
China was recently considered as the largest smartphone market in the world. Smartphone shipments in China reached 23.9 million units in third quarter of 2011 while US was a few million shy with 23.3 million units.View Article Source »