Apple will begin selling the iPhone Wi-Fi in April in China on Saturday, the company announced today.
A 16GB model will sell for about U.S. $ 743 and 32-GB version for about U.S. $ 892 no contract at all Apple stores in China. The phone will also be available through telecom operators China Unicom, with a two-year contract at prices of Apple gave no details.
Apple announced this week it would begin selling the Wi-Fi IPAD only in China on Friday with the same characteristics as the current version of IPAD in other parts of the world. However, Apple did not immediately respond to the 3G version is available for purchase and there was no word when or if it would be.
The iPhone 3G went on sale in China last October, but with 3G cellular and Wi-Fi. Chinese regulations do not allow Wi-Fi wireless standard did not use the country of their own, called WAPI (Wired Authentication and Privacy Infrastructure). Apple chose to introduce the iPhone, but with Wi-Fi with disabilities, in order to get your foot in the door of the Chinese market.