Asia Bizz: Apple To Launch Wi-Fi Compatible iPad In China On The 17th Of September
Apple Inc has stated that it will be launching the Wi-Fi compatible iPad in China by the 17th of September. The iPad will be sold in the local stores in China by the 10.00 am local time, on the 17th September. Prices for the Apple iPad is as follows – CNY3988 for 16GB, CNY4788 for 32GB and CNY5588 for 64GB.
As per the latest update, the press release has not stated about the 3G compatible version of the iPad, which is sold for an extra $130 in the US. Apple has made its development path very clear, and has stated that it will be expanding the new iPad on sale in many other countries in the world, and prices will be announced later.
On Monday, Apple spoke to a Chinese PC maker about the iPad in China, but it is not yet reported whether, the PC maker will be playing any role in the sales of the iPad. A new Apple store was opened in Shanghai this July, and Apple is looking forward to open 25 stores in the mainland China.