iPhone 5: will be a truly global phone!

iPhone 5
The latest research from suppliers in Taiwan Apple outlining an almost definite that the iPhone launch will take place on October 5, exactly one year after the launch of the current model, the iPhone 4S. It has also signed an important agreement with China and the world's largest mobile operator,
China Mobile, TD-SCDMA network owner 3G!

This will make the next iPhone a smartphone for the whole world! To tell the story now is AppleInsider:

During his inspection tour of suppliers, Shaw Wu agency Sterne Agee was informed that support for China Mobile and its 3G TD-SCDMA network will be a "key element" for the sixth generation of the iPhone. China Mobile is the largest mobile operator in the world, with over 650 million subscribers.

Apple already sells its smartphones through China Unicom and China Telecom, through an agreement with China Mobile, will open a new market and huge! 4S The iPhone is a quad-band support on 850/900/1800/1900 MHz GSM networks, is also quad-band UMTS / HSDPA / HSUPA at 850/900/1900/2100 MHz and dual-band CDMA EV -DO Rev. A at 800/1900 MHz

Thanks to the support of six different radio frequencies, the same model iPhone 4S can be sold to AT & T, Verizon and Sprint in the U.S., in addition to a wide range of GSM operators worldwide such as Vodafone, Orange and T-Mobile.
iPhone 5
iPhone 5
But China is a different beast to tame. Unlike the rest of the world, Chinese carriers are currently running many tests on the fourth generation of wireless technology, so the network using Long Term Evolution (LTE). Well aware that the full deployment of 4G LTE networks in a market of 1.33 billion people is distant at least two or three years, becomes crucial for the iPhone 5 able to adopt the TD-SCDMA 3G network, through the agreement with China Mobile.

A Cupertino know that China is the largest global market for smartphones! In fact, Scott Forstall, boss of IOS fund, unveiled at the opening keynote of WWDC 2012, a new set of features designed specifically for the Chinese market. They include support to the search engine Badu, new dictionary in Chinese, Syrians in Mandarin and Cantonese, improvements in entering text, more than double the available characters, a spelling more faithful and integration with popular Chinese Internet services : Sina and Youku.
WWDC 2012
WWDC 2012
Apple is also introducing the opening of two new Apple Store in Shenzhen and Chengdu, with the goal of opening 25 by the end of 2012! What is the feature of next iPhone are expecting more? The 4G? The 4-inch screen? A new design?
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