iPhone 5S, 5C To See September 20 Release Date In Japan

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Apple has partnered with NTT DOCOMO to offer the iPhone 5S and the iPhone 5C in Japan on the DOCOMO network starting on Friday, September 20th.

“NTT DOCOMO has built an impressive network, the largest in the nation with over 60 million customers,” said Apple CEO Tim Cook. “We’ve enjoyed tremendous success with iPhone in Japan, in fact it’s the top selling smartphone in the country, and we look forward to delivering iPhone into even more customers’ hands through NTT DOCOMO.”

“We’re thrilled to offer the incredible new iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c to our customers,” said Kaoru Kato, President and CEO of NTT DOCOMO. “We know our customers will enjoy the amazing experience of iPhone on DOCOMO’s high-quality network.”

You can read all about the new iPhone 5S here and the more inexpensive iPhone 5C here.

On Friday, September 13th, customers in Japan will be able to pre-order the 5C at DOCOMO dealers. The first 30,000 docomo Premier Club Premier Stage customers can pre-order from the website.

More Apple coverage here.

Chris Crum

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