Apple, China Mobile sign iPhone deal: WSJ

|About: Apple Inc. (AAPL)|By:, SA News Editor

Apple (AAPL) and China Mobile (CHL) have finally inked an iPhone deal, WSJ reports.

Apple will now have access to the carrier's 700M subscribers — that's "seven times the size" of Verizon's base, MarketWatch notes.

Rollout is expected this month.

See also: Chinese 4G licenses handed out, services to start soon