Africa’s most developed economy, South Africa will play host to Apple’s first launch of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in Africa.
According to a statement released by Apple, the iPhones will be available in Africa’s second largest economy on October 24.
Other countries were the phones will be released include Israel, Czech Republic, Bahrain and Kuwait, India and China – the world’s biggest smartphone market. This means that by the end of October, the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus would have been available in a total of 69 countries and territories.
Subsequent launches will be done in more than 115 countries by the end of the year, making this Apple’s fastest mobile roll-out.
iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus is the biggest advancements in Apple’s iPhone history. It is also the company’s fastest selling iPhone products in its opening weekend.
On September 22, Apple announced that it sold over 10 million new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus models in just three days after the launch of the newly released iPhones on September 19 – setting a new sales record of the iPhone till date.