Apple’s official carrier in South Korea, KT, revealed yesterday that iPhone has now surpassed the half-million (500,000) sales mark. This makes South Korea, a nation with 47 million total mobile subscribers, number 8 globally in first year iPhone sales. KT is understandably delighted. According to Pyo Hyun-myung, president of the mobile business group at KT; There [...]
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Posted in iPhone Korea on Feb 25th, 2010
South Korea’s Kim Yu-na won the Olympic gold medal tonight … soaring to a world-record in the process (228.56 points) and shattering her previous mark by more than 18 points. It was one of the greatest performances in figure-skating history.
Posted in iPhone Korea on Dec 11th, 2009
Korean mobile enthusiasts are crowding KT stores in search of iPhones. KT is Apple’s authorized carrier in Korea, and they are are selling every iPhone they can lay their hands on. The demand is so strong that KT has put in a 911 call to Apple in search of additional iPhone supply. An article in [...]
Photos of the November 28th iPhone launch event are now being published to the Net. Many hundreds of South Korean iPhone fans braved the cold and lined up to for a chance to purchase one of the first 1,000 iPhones to be sold in South Korea. The launch ceremonies were held on Saturday afternoon at [...]
Thousands of South Korean iPhone fans are now queuing up for the Saturday, Nov. 28 iPhone launch event sponsored by Apple and KT. The launch festivities will begin at 2 p.m. local time in the Jamsil Arena, one of the 1988 Olympic sites. See photos below. The Korea Times reports that KT (formerly known as Korea Telecom) [...]