China Unicom Milking iPhone Monopoly, Deserves $22 Stock Price

Forbes - 2 Nov, 2011
China Unicom announced its Q3 results recently, reporting revenues of $24 billion and an ever expanding subscriber base with net additions of 21.6 million in the first three quarters of 2011. The company saw favorable growth in its mobile business in ...

China Mobile Skirts Apple to Add 5 Million IPhone Users: Tech

San Francisco Chronicle - ‎Oct 31, 2011‎
AP source: Big East to invite Boise St, 5 others 11.01.11 Nov. 1 (Bloomberg) -- China Mobile Ltd. failed to get Apple Inc.'s cooperation to make iPhones for its proprietary 3G network. That didn't stop the carrier from signing up almost 5 million users ...

China Mobile Skirts Apple to Add 5 Million IPhone Users: Tech

BusinessWeek - ‎Oct 31, 2011‎
By Bloomberg News Nov. 1 (Bloomberg) -- China Mobile Ltd. failed to get Apple Inc.'s cooperation to make iPhones for its proprietary 3G network. That didn't stop the carrier from signing up almost 5 million users of the smartphone in four months. ...

China Mobile Skirts Apple to Add 5M IPhone Users

Bloomberg - ‎Oct 31, 2011‎
By Bloomberg News - Mon Oct 31 22:59:42 GMT 2011 A subway passenger speaks on a mobile phone near a sign advertising China Mobile Ltd.'s promotion for Apple Inc.'s iPhone 4. A subway passenger speaks on a mobile phone near a sign advertising China ...

Apple's 2012 iPhone 4S China Debut To Help Lift The Stock To $510

Forbes - ‎Oct 31, 2011‎
Apple will significantly expand its iPhone presence in China in the first half of 2012, as China Telecom adds a CDMA version of the smartphone its portfolio, driving sales in the fast growing Asian market, according to analysts at UBS. ...

China Mobile Sells Wi-Fi Service for iPhones as it Haggles with Apple for Contract

Trefis (subscription) - 2 Nov, 2011
China Mobile (NYSE:CHL), the world's largest telecom service provider with 633.5 million users by September 2011, has succeeded in finding alternate ways to sell the Apple's (NYSE:AAPL) iPhone on its network without any deals being struck between the ...

China Unicom Hong Kong (CHU) Shares Upgraded to a "Neutral" Rating by HSBC ...

LocalizedUSA - 2 Nov, 2011
China Unicom Hong Kong (NYSE: CHU) was upgraded by equities research analysts at HSBC (NYSE: HBC) from an “underweight” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. Separately, analysts at Zacks Investment Research ...

Apple Skips TD-CDMA, China Mobile Not Getting iPhone 4S Officially

All about the iPhone - 2 Nov, 2011
by Ankur on November 2, 2011 · We talked about China and Apple before. For Apple, China is a big market and they sure are going aggressive there. However Apple's flagship product, the iPhone isn't available on China Mobile, China's largest carrier yet. ...

China Mobile To Ramp Up WiFi Coverage

CapitalVue - 2 Nov, 2011
November 2 -- The negotiations between China Mobile (0941.HK) and Apple Inc. regarding the introduction of iPhones were terminated, and Apple will not be producing phones that run on the former's TD-SCDMA network, reports yicai.com, citing an unnamed ...

Low cost smartphones to spur China demand for data in 2012

The Asset - 2 Nov, 2011
The broadening availability of low cost smartphones (1000 renminbi or USD150) in China will fuel demand in 2012, making wireless data a mass-market phenomenon. Data so far had a disappointing effect on China's telecommunications earnings. ...

Pearl Research Publishes October Newsletter

RedlineChina - 2 Nov, 2011
The mobile games market in China and Korea is forecasted to grow by more than 60% in 2011. Trends in the market: - Smartphone game sales are starting to account for the majority of mobile game sales. Approximately 50% of game sales in China are for ...

China Mobile Attracts 5 Million iPhone Users, Without Apple Deal

ITProPortal - 2 Nov, 2011
China Mobile is doing its best to get around Apple's refusal to offer iPhones for its 3G network. China Mobile, the world's largest carrier by number of subscribers, has managed to hold on to its high-end customers by offering extensive Wi-Fi hotspots ...

China Mobile lures 5 million new iPhone users with Wi-Fi, rebates

BGR - 2 Nov, 2011
China Mobile has yet to convince Apple to partner on an iPhone that supports its proprietary TD-SCDMA 3G network, but that hasn't stopped the carrier from attracting customers to the device. In fact, China Mobile added 5 million new iPhone users in ...

iPhone Users on China Mobile Aren't Using 2G Data Speeds, They're Using Wi-Fi ...

Cult of Mac - 2 Nov, 2011
An interesting report from Bloomberg takes a look at 5 million iPhone users on the largest and most valuable carrier in the world, China Mobile. What's surprising about China Mobile's iPhone user base is the fact ...

China Mobile Failed to Make A Deal with Apple, but Still Signed up 5mn iPhone

Dice News - 2 Nov, 2011
China Mobile Ltd. (941) was unsuccessful in making collaboration with Apple Inc. (AAPL)'s to make iPhones for its owned 3G network. But it still did not prevent the Chinese company to sign up nearly 5mn users of its Smartphone in the last 4 months. ...

Here's How China Mobil Sold Millions of iPhones without 3G

Wall St. Cheat Sheet - ‎Nov 1, 2011‎
China Mobile Ltd. (NYSE:CHL) was not able to get Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ:AAPL) to manufacture iPhones for its 3G network. Even so, the carrier still signed up almost 5 million smartphone users in four months. How did they do it? ...

The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Johnson & Johnson, China Unicom, Apple ...

PR Newswire (press release) - ‎Nov 1, 2011‎
CHICAGO, Nov. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. ...

China Mobile calls for iPhone 5 to support TDD-LTE

Developing Telecoms (press release) - ‎Nov 1, 2011‎
One of China Mobile's general managers has stated his belief that the next iPhone will not only support LTE tech, but could potentially provide services over both the unpaired TDD and the paired FDD versions of LTE spectrum. ...

Hey, T-Mobile USA: Here's A Tip From China Mobile On How To Sell The iPhone

paidContent.org - ‎Nov 1, 2011‎
T-Mobile is the last major carrier in the US not to have the iPhone"a consequence of the device's radio chipsets being different from those that work on T-Mobile's 3G network. The operator seems resigned to this fact, but things could be different if ...

China Mobile doubles iPhones without Apple deal

Rethink Wireless - ‎Nov 1, 2011‎
Attempts to secure an iPhone for China Mobile's TD-SCDMA network have resulted in one of the most twisted negotiation sagas in the wireless industry, with the carrier reportedly pulling back from deals at least four times over the ...

China mobile phone users top 952 million in September

Digitimes - ‎Oct 31, 2011‎
There were 952.31 million subscribers of mobile communication services in China as of September 2011, growing 1.30% on month and 14.28% on year, and 102.46 million, or 10.76%, of them were 3G users, according to statistics from the Ministry of Industry ...

China moves past 100M 3G users, seen as "enormous opportunity" for Apple

Apple Insider - ‎Oct 31, 2011‎
The number of 3G users in China has surpassed the 100 million mark with one analyst dubbing the country as a "land of enormous opportunity" for Apple. In a note to investors released on Monday, Ticonderoga Securities reported that the ...

Could 4G Threaten iPhone Sales?

Motley Fool - ‎Oct 31, 2011‎
I recently wrote about Samsung's smartphone sales eclipsing those of Apple's (Nasdaq: AAPL ) iPhone for the quarter just past. That was an unprecedented achievement for Samsung, but one that provoked a big "so what? ...

Analyst: CDMA iPhone Coming to China Telecom in 2012

The Mac Observer - ‎Oct 31, 2011‎
Apple's CDMA-based iPhone will most likely find a new home with China Telecom during the first half of 2012, according to research from UBS analysts Jinjin Wang and Maynard Um. If so, China Telecom will get what they see as a much needed addition to ...

This is why Apple needs China

GigaOm - ‎Oct 31, 2011‎
China Telecom Corp., the No. 3 player in the Chinese mobile market and the world's largest CDMA operator, has managed to add 9 million subscribers in the third quarter and 26.4 million so far ...

Profile of China's telecom industry in September 2011

TMC Net - ‎Oct 31, 2011‎
BEIJING, Oct 31, 2011 (Xinhua via COMTEX) -- The following is a profile of China's telecom industry in the first nine months of 2011: -- Overview China's telecom industry registered 870.95 billion yuan in business volume in first nine months of 2011, ...

Mobile Phone Users Have More To Complain About In China

ChinaCSR.com - ‎Oct 30, 2011‎
The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of China has published a report on the telecom service quality in China for the third quarter of 2011, stating that 17099 telecom service complaints were received during the reporting period, ...

Apple: UBS Book Of Charts Sees Further China Expansion

Barron's (blog) - ‎Oct 31, 2011‎
UBS Securities' Maynard Um this morning offers what he calls a “10-Q/K picture book” for Apple (AAPL), a guide to the company's fiscal trends in charts and graphs. Among the observations by Um, who maintains a Buy rating on Apple shares ...

Could 4G Threaten iPhone Sales?

DailyFinance - ‎Oct 31, 2011‎
By Motley Fool Staff Posted 3:46PM 10/31/11 Investing I recently wrote about Samsung's smartphone sales eclipsing those of Apple's (NAS: AAPL) iPhone for the quarter just past. That was an unprecedented achievement for Samsung, but one that provoked a ...

 

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