The iPhone 5 rumors culminated today, 12 September, with Apple's announcement of the iPhone 5 with bigger screen and 4G LTE. Read CNET's iPhone 5 coverage.
The phone may begin selling on China's third largest carrier as early as late February or early March, the company says in a press release cited by China Daily.
Apple is once again rumored to be working on deals to bring the iPhone to two of China's largest carriers, a move that Morgan Stanley says could bring in 40 million extra iPhones sold by the company in 2013.
What an accessory maker says is the antenna of an unreleased Apple iPhone bears few changes from the one found on current iPhone 4 models.
We break down the week's Apple-related news into bite-size chunks, along with a healthy dose of some of this week's high-profile (and low-profile) rumors.
Once again there's the rumor that Apple's cooking up two different iPhones for launch later this year. This time it's attached to rumblings of a deal with carrier China Telecom.
The $350 model is expected to be the iPhone 3GS, the report says, while adding to the chatter that the next iPhone will be unveiled in August.
The People's Republic of China doesn't have Google search to kick around any more, but it's still got network filters and cautious Web surfers and site owners under its thumb.
User privacy concerns on Chinese social networking sites have led the biggest players to block indexing by Baidu, China's leading search engine.