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Gold iPhone SE is China’s ‘must have’ item

The iPhone SE may not be Apple’s biggest hit in the U.S., but it’s selling like gangbusters in China! Drexel Hamilton analyst Brian White recently visited Apple’s flagship retail store in Shenzhen, where he noted that fresh shipments of the iPhone SE (particularly in the gold color option) arrive each morning, and sell out within just […]

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Apple is opening a new store in one of China’s most desirable cities

Apple’s Chinese retail store will continue this month with the opening of a brand new Apple Store in the port city of Dalian. The store will be located at 66 Olympia Plaza in a giant complex, and opens at 10.00am local time on Saturday, March 19th. Dalian represents a perfect location for Apple, being that it […]

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China’s secret shops can upgrade your 16GB iPhone to 128GB

China’s legendary black markets have goods and services for every need, from organs to counterfeit designer handbags. For cashed-strapped Apple fans in this communist country, there’s also a thriving market around iPhone upgrades. For as little as $ 100 U.S. dollars, the 16GB iPhone can get upgraded to 126GB. That’s a big deal to Chinese consumers, […]

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China’s 21st Apple Store will be among world’s biggest

Apple is continuing its Chinese Apple Store expansion by announcing the opening of its 21st Chinese retail store in the city of Dailan, China. A port city known for its clean air, good food, and luxurious shopping, Dailan attracts visitors from China, Japan, and Korea. In other words, it’s the perfect location for a new […]

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iPhones 6s captures China’s beauty (and liberates Nat Geo photog)

The new camera on the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus have already been put to the test in the fashion world, and on the baseball diamond, and now ahead of the device’s release tomorrow, National Geographic is showing fans what the new 12MP sensor can do when it replaces your entire camera bag. National Geographic […]

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China’s state TV accuses iPhone of stealing data

The iPhone’s standby mode is coming under fire from the state-controlled media in China, which released a new report claiming Apple’s smartphone is stealing data from customers. High data rates are currently a huge issues in China, so the China’s… Read more ›

U.S.-China relations in good hands as Tim Cook meets with China’s vice premier

Tim Cook’s visiting Beijing at the moment and, when he’s not posting from popular micro-blogging network Weibo, he’s meeting with some pretty high-powered people. Among them is Chinese vice premier Liu Yandong, who Cook met with on Tuesday to discuss… Read more ›

Apple is on the verge of being China’s number one smartphone maker

Apple is closing in on becoming the number one smartphone company in China, according to new figures released by Strategy Analytics. Although Apple ripoff Xiaomi remains in the number one position — thanks to its strategy of selling low-cost devices —… Read more ›

China’s newest Apple Store will open just in time for Apple Watch

April 24 isn’t just about the Apple Watch. If you live in China, it’s also the day on which the second brick-and-mortar Apple Store opens in Hangzhou — following hot on the heels of the recently-opened gorgeous West Lake store… Read more ›

Factory worker-turned-Apple supplier is named China’s richest woman

Here’s a pretty incredible story: the CEO of Apple touch-screen glass supplier Lens Technology has been named China’s richest woman, after demand for her company’s output saw shares climb 10 percent in a single day. What’s impressive isn’t just that an… Read more ›