After a short but agonising wait, Apple has confirmed this morning that the iPhone 4S will launch in New Zealand on November 11th with pre-orders opening November 4th. Pricing has also been confirmed with the 16GB model priced at $1,049, the 32GB model at $1,199 and the 64GB at $1,349. Keep reading for the full press release.
iPhone 4S Arrives in New Zealand on 11 November
Pre-Orders Begin November 4
AUCKLAND, New Zealand – 2 November, 2011 – Apple® today announced that iPhone® 4S, the most amazing iPhone yet, will be available in New Zealand and 14 additional countries on Friday, 11 November. Customers will be able to pre-order iPhone 4S beginning on Friday, 4 November.*
iPhone 4S is packed with incredible new features including Apple’s dual-core A5 chip for blazing fast performance and stunning graphics; an all new camera with advanced optics; full 1080p HD resolution video recording; and Siri™, an intelligent assistant that helps you get things done just by asking.
Beginning Friday, 11 November, iPhone 4S will be available in Albania, Armenia, Bulgaria, El Salvador, Greece, Guatemala, Hong Kong, Malta, Montenegro, New Zealand, Panama, Poland, Portugal, Romania and South Korea. iPhone 4S is available today in 29 countries around the world and will be available in more than 70 countries by the end of the year.
iPhone 4S comes in either black or white for a recommended retail price of NZD$1,049 inc GST for the 16GB model, NZD$1,199 inc GST for the 32GB model and NZD$1,349 inc GST for the new 64GB model. iPhone 4S is sold through the Apple Online Store and select Apple Authorised Resellers. iPhone 4 is available for just RRP NZD$899 inc GST and iPhone 3GS is available for RRP NZD$599 inc GST.
*Pre-orders not available in Albania, El Salvador, Guatemala, Malta, Montenegro and Panama.
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So… now that you know pricing and availability, what’s your game plan? Share with us in the comments!