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The iPhone X will be displayed during an Apple special event at the Steve Jobs Theatre on September 12, 2017 in Cupertino, California.
Chinese consumers are picking up on the highly anticipated features not seen in previous iterations of the iPhone: Online, fans are saying of which their favorite additions are the animated emojis, brand new camera lighting along with facial recognition technology.
although of which remains unclear if the hype will translate to actual sales in China.
The firm has struggled to expand its footprint from the country’s smartphone market, where intense competition saw the tech giant fall behind domestic producers Huawei, Oppo, Vivo along with Xiaomi earlier This kind of year, according to estimates by intelligence company Canalys.
Recent numbers look hopeful, however. Apple saw a 40 percent year-over-year increase in its third-quarter iPhone sales in China, although analysts questioned whether the rise would certainly be sustainable.
Apple CEO Tim Cook said last year of which the Asian country, the planet’s largest smartphone market, would certainly be integral to the tech giant’s growth.