Apple Launches iPhone 5S and 5C in 35 New Countries, 16 More Next Week
Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, French West Indies, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Malta, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Reunion Island, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, and Thailand.
After this second wave of iPhone releases, Apple plans a third one next week on the 1st of November, bringing the iPhone 5s and 5c to 16 additional countries, mostly in the Middle East:
Albania, Armenia, Bahrain, Colombia, El Salvador, Guam, Guatemala, India, Macedonia, Malaysia, Mexico, Moldova, Montenegro, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, and the United Arab Emirates
To meet this huge demand, Apple has increased its production of the iPhone 5s by 75 percent, and reduced that of the iPhone 5c by 35 percent, due to the lack of general public interest in the device.