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Samsung Pay arrives to take on Apple in China

After almost two years of planning, Apple finally launched Apple Pay in China last month — and, wouldn’t you know it, Samsung’s keen to catch up! To that end, the company officially launched Samsung Pay in China today, partnering with the state-backed China UnionPay to do so. And, right away, it claims that it will […]

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iPhone SE is a hit in China (but scalpers are worried)

The iPhone SE may look tiny, but it’s already become a big hit in China. Apple’s new iPhone doesn’t hit stores until March 31st, however, pre-orders for the iPhone SE have already topped 3.4 million in China according to early estimates that show the iPhone SE will be much better received than the iPhone 5c. […]

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You can already buy an ‘iPhone SE’ in China

The iPhone SE won’t go on sale until after March 21st, but if you’re lucky enough to live in Shenzhen, China, you can already get your hands on a new 4-inch iPhone that looks like the love child of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 5s. Small shops at the infamous Huaqiangbei market are selling the […]

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China Mobile roadmap reveals iPhone 7c launch date

The biggest wireless carrier in the world may have just revealed when the iPhone 6c 7c will finally launch. Rumors of the iPhone 7c have been heating up the rumormill for months now, and with the device’s big unveiling supposedly just around the corner, it appears that China Mobile has accidentally confirmed to the world […]

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China Mobile roadmap reveals iPhone 7c launch date

The biggest wireless carrier in the world may have just revealed when the iPhone 6c 7c will finally launch. Rumors of the iPhone 7c have been heating up the rumormill for months now, and with the device’s big unveiling supposedly just around the corner, it appears that China Mobile has accidentally confirmed to the world […]

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Samsung Pay is taking its fight against Apple Pay to China

Apple Pay will finally arrive in China next year, and it’s going to have strong competition from day one. Just hours after Apple announced the expansion of its mobile payment service, Samsung confirmed its own will be following after it struck an almost identical deal with China UnionPay. Samsung’s deal will allow UnionPay customers to manage their […]

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Apple Pay is finally coming to China

After more than a year of calling it “top of the listâ€Â in the company’s priorities, Apple today announced that it is partnering with China UnionPay to bring Apple Pay to China, the country Tim Cook has been outspoken about calling Apple’s biggest market of the future. As elsewhere, China UnionPay cardholders will be able to pay for goods using their iPhone, […]

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Apple has crucial deal in place to bring Apple Pay to China

Apple has come to a preliminary agreement with China UnionPay to introduce Apple Pay in China through UnionPay’s point-of-sales network. The deal — which builds on this week’s report that Apple Pay will be coming to China by February 2016 — will help UnionPay and Chinese banks to fend off third-party payment services like those belonging to Alibaba and […]

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Apple Pay may arrive in China by February

Tim Cook has described his desire to bring Apple Pay to China as “top of the listâ€Â in terms of priorities — and now it seems like he may finally be on the verge of hitting his goal. According to a new report, it is hoped that Apple Pay will launch in China by early February, after Apple […]

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Samsung Pay to beat Apple Pay to China next year

Samsung is already fighting Apple Pay head on in the U.S., and now the South Korean company wants to beat it to new markets. A new report claims Samsung Pay will make its way to China, Spain, and the U.K. next year — only one of which is already supported by Apple Pay. “As per […]

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