It looks like Apple is hoping to take n Samsung in their home country with the iPhone 5, as Apple has just announced that the iPhone 5 will go on sale in South Korea on the 7th of December.
As well as South Korea, Apple are also launching the iPhone 5 in more countries the following week, which include Brazil, Russia, Saudi Arabia, South Africa and many more countries.
iPhone 5 will be available in South Korea on Friday, December 7 and on Friday, December 14 in Albania, Antigua and Barbuda, Armenia, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, China, Costa Rica, Cyprus, Ecuador, Grenada, Indonesia, Israel, Jamaica, Jordan, Kuwait, Macedonia, Malaysia, Moldova, Montenegro, Panama, Paraguay, Philippines, Qatar, Russia, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Taiwan, Turkey, United Arab Emirates and Venezuela. iPhone 5 will also be available on Friday, December 21 in Barbados, Botswana, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Egypt, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Madagascar, Mali, Mauritius, Morocco, Niger, Senegal, St. Kitts, St. Lucia, St.Vincent & the Grenadines, Tunisia, Uganda and Vietnam.
Apple is obviously hoping that launching the iPhone 5 is these new countries before the end of the year will boost their holiday sales this shopping season.
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