08.16.2010 12:43

China Unicom Clinches iPad Deal

A source from China Unicom said that the company has finalized an agreement to be the sole distributor of Apple's iPad in China
By staff reporters Wan Shanshan and Han Wei

China Unicom, the exclusive provider of Apple's iPhone in China, has won the right to sell the iPad in the world's largest mobile market.

According to a source from China Unicom, the company secured the deal with Apple to introduce the iPad in China. But no timetable has yet been disclosed.

China Unicom is also scheduled to launch the iPhone4 in early September. But sources said that the launch date will not be September 13, as was widely reported by the media.

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