Apple’s iPhone has launched in a number of countries around the world, and now it would appear that more than $100,000 worth of iPhone 5 handsets were stolen in Japan ahead of the country’s launch.
According to a report by the WSJ, both Softbank and KDDI AU were both victims of burglaries, where thieves made of with more than $100,000 worth of Apple’s iPhone 5s.
It isn’t clear as yet whether the incidents are connected, and a total of 191 iPhone 5s were stolen, in three separate incidents in Osaka Japan, no doubt these devices are headed for the black market somewhere.
Apple has now released a new iPhone SE to replace the iPhone 5S, have a look at out guide on the iPhone 5S vs iPhone SE.
Source The Next Web