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Israel to Officially Get the iPhone?

Israel to Officially Get the iPhone?

Posted June 16, 2009 at 12:45am by iClarified · 3857 views
An article on the popular Israeli website nana10 states that the country will finally get the iPhone, according to a MacBlogz report.

The article reports that the iPhone carrier will be Pelephone and that they've been told to "get ready" for the launch. This is strange considering that Orange is the dominate carrier in the area. Orange also has pre existing deals with Apple so that match seemed more likely.

Supporting this information is Apple's recent announcement that the iPhone OS 3.0 will feature support for Hebrew and Arabic.

Even though the iPhone is not officially available in the country, the device is very common. iPhones are sold jailbroken and unlocked with Hebrew pre-loaded.

No word yet on pricing or distribution information.

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Omar
Omar - June 16, 2009 at 6:53am
Are you guys crazy !!! Don't start all that fight here take it somewhere else !! This place is for sensible peace loving people who share common interests!!!!
israel
israel - June 16, 2009 at 2:04am
orange also announced one hour later that it will sell the iphone.. also, both companies stated that they will sell only the 3GS and not the 3G..
George
George - June 17, 2009 at 11:17am
Believe me, nobody gives a crap about israel, and their carriers.
العربي المٌفتخر
العربي المٌفتخر - June 16, 2009 at 9:42am
welcome bereave man , i hope u tell us your nationality , to discuss your roots and ur history mr x , u need to reed a millions of books to try open ur mouth and talk to any Arab or Moslem's sory guys about that it shouldn;t go that way but some poeple must know thre limits and there history
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