Apple is boasting that it is conducting its fastest ever rollout of a smartphone, with the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus set to arrive in 36 more countries during October.
That will mean the devices are available in a total of 69 countries come the end of October – though consumers are still having a tough time getting hold of the phablet version, with the maximum three to four week wait listed at Apple's UK online store currently.
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By the end of 2014, Apple plans to have its new smartphones on sale in a total of 115 countries (although quite how those phablet stocks will hold up is another thing).
Want to know exactly which countries are getting the iPhone 6 models, and when, during October? Then here's the full breakdown:
- 17 October: China, India and Monaco
- 23 October: Israel
- 24 October: Czech Republic, French West Indies, Greenland, Malta, Poland, Reunion Island and South Africa
- 30 October: Bahrain and Kuwait
- 31 October: Albania, Bosnia, Croatia, Estonia, Greece, Guam, Hungary, Iceland, Kosovo, Latvia, Lithuania, Macau, Macedonia, Mexico, Moldova, Montenegro, Serbia, South Korea, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Ukraine and Thailand
Apple is all set to unveil new iPads later this week, on 16 October to be precise. The iPad Air 2 and refreshed iPad mini are expected to come with a fingerprint sensor (although it isn't clear if both tablets will have it at this point), and a gold colour option.
Stayed tuned to our live iPad launch coverage and analysis for more on that event.