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Apple sells 2M iPhone 5s in China in first 3 days

The iPhone 5. | CamerSpencer~Getty Images

The iPhone 5. | Cameron Spencer~Getty Images

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Updated: January 19, 2013 6:10AM



NEW YORK — Apple said Monday that it sold more than 2 million iPhone 5s in China in their first three days of availability, setting a record for that market.

IPhone 5, which launched in China on Friday, will be available in more than 100 countries by the end of December.

The phone first went on sale on Sept. 21 in the U.S., Germany, France, Japan and five other countries, with more than 5 million of the phones sold in the first three days. AP



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