Tag Archive: Brazil


From Thailand to Brazil, Apple showcases two new ‘Shot on iPhone’ ads

Hot of the heels of Apple’s “Shot on iPhone” ad campaign winning top prize at the Outdoor Lions competition at Cannes, the company has unveiled two new videos showing off the kind of beautiful footage it’s possible to capture on…Read more ›

Apple in talks with banks to bring Apple Pay to Brazil

Although Apple Pay has seen rapid adoption, it’s still only technically available in the United States. Credit cards issued by U.S. banks have been reported to work with NFC terminals around the world, but no international banks have supported the mobile…Read more ›

Brazil Is The Most Expensive Place In The World To Buy An iPhone 5s

Apple opened its first store in Brazil over the weekend — with around 1,700 impatient South American Apple lining up to be the first through the doors. The Apple Store, located in Rio de Janeiro, holds the (dubious) distinction of…Read more ›    

Brazil Is The Most Expensive Place In The World To Buy An iPhone 5s

Apple opened its first store in Brazil over the weekend — with around 1,700 impatient South American Apple lining up to be the first through the doors. The Apple Store, located in Rio de Janeiro, holds the (dubious) distinction of…Read more ›    

Apple In Trouble In Brazil For Demanding iTunes Payments In U.S. Dollars

Apple is all about the dollars; something that usually pleases its shareholders no end. However that same behavior may be exactly what has wound up getting the company on the wrong side of Brazil’s Consumer Protection Secretariat department. The ministry…Read more ›    [Read More…]

iPhone 5s & 5c Pegged To Launch On November 15 In Philippines, South America, Brazil, Israel & More

This Friday, Apple will be launching the iPhone 5s and 5c in sixteen new countries: Albania, Armenia, Bahrain, Colombia, El Salvador, Guam, Guatemala, India, Macedonia, Malaysia, Mexico, Moldova, Montenegro, Saudi Arabia, Turkey and the United Arab Emirates. But the fun’s…Read more ›

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China, Brazil And India To Surpass U.S. As Largest Smartphone Markets By 2018

Chinese-iPhoneWhile the U.S. market has been the biggest measure for success with handset makers over the last few years, all of that may soon change as the U.S. smartphone market quickly gets dwarfed by China and others. According to a new report from ABI Research, China will displace the U.S. as the largest smartphone market […]

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iPad Mini Finally Arrives In Brazil Next Week After An 8-Month Delay

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Foxconn has an iPad mini production plant inside Brazil but Apple still hasn’t made the iPad mini available in the country, even though it launched eight months ago in the U.S.  Brazilians won’t have to wait much longer though, as a new report claims that Apple make the iPad mini available in Brazil starting next Tuesday.

Macworld Brasil has pointed to a number of teaser images published in Brazil announcing the  [Read More…]

Apple Slashes Prices On The iPhone 4 And iPhone 4S In Brazil

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Despite all its problems with the ‘iPhone’ trademark in Brazil, Apple is trying to get its devices in as many Brazilian hands as possible by slashing prices on the iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S.

The Online Apple Store in Brazil has just issued some pretty huge price cuts on the iPhone for customers in Brazil so that it sells closer to the unsubsidized cost of units in North America.

Customers can now  [Read More…]

Apple Might Have To Pay An Android-Maker To Sell iPhones In Brazil

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Apple is edging closer towards a settlement with Brazilian telecommunications firm IGB Eletronica over the “iPhone” trademark. IGB owns the brand Gradiente, which obtained the trademark in 2007 — the same year Apple announced its popular smartphone. The company has been keen to prevent Apple from using it, but it appears it’s now willing to reach a deal.

Gradiente actually applied for the iPhone trademark in March 2000, long before Apple began work  [Read More…]