- China Mobile (CHL) received 1.2M pre-orders for iPhone devices by Monday, indicating the level of demand for the product ahead of its sales launch by the carrier on Friday.
- Speaking in China, Apple (AAPL) CEO Tim Cook said that even without an official agreement with China Mobile, iPhone sales hit a record high in Greater China in Apple's FQ1. In FQ4, it generated revenue of $5.73B.
- The firms expect the iPhone deal between the companies to lead to broader co-operation. "There are lots more things our companies can do together," Cook said.