The iPhone 4 is expected to be released in China next month, and it looks as if China Unicom are already taking steps to ensure that they don’t suffer a fierce backlash in relation to antenna problems as seen in the US.
As reported from Apple Insider, the iPhone 4 is set to launch on September 16th in China, and China Unicom has confirmed that they will be offering free iPhone 4 cases to every customer.
According to AI, it is unsure whether customers will have to sign up to a program like Apple’s Case Program in the US in order to receive their case, or if customers will get their case along with their handset on purchase day.
Considering the problems that Apple faced with AntennaGate, this move by China Unicom should eliminate some of the fears for Chinese consumers who are worried about potential antenna issues.
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