China Telecom started selling the iPhone 4S today and became the second Chinese wireless carrier to offer the Apple smartphone.
According to a M.I.C. Gadget report, China Telecom processed 200,000 pre-orders in seven days, with the highest number of orders coming from Beijing (10,000) and Shanghai (20,000). At a launch ceremony, the wireless carrier said demand for the Apple smartphone was greater than expected.
The phone officially went on sale in over 2,800 China Telecom retail stores and third-party retailers today, March 9.