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Wednesday, Oct 9
Apple announces dates for wider availability of new iPhones
- Apple's (AAPL) new iPhones will be available in Italy, Russia, Spain, and more than 25 additional countries on Friday the 25th, says the company, with availability in another dozen-plus countries, including India and Mexico, on November 1.
- Press release.
- In other news, the bullish Brian White (now with Cantor Fitzgerald) sees softer-than-hoped demand for the 5C in China after meeting with a supply chain company. He blames too-high of a price.
- 'In our view, we believe there is a big market opportunity for the iPhone 5C; however, we also believe Apple could better penetrate this market by offering the iPhone 5C at a more favorable price point."
- Shares +0.9% premarket.