iPhone 3G in the Philippines

Globe Telecom and Apple Computer, Inc. announced that they will be bringing the new and highly anticipated iPhone 3G to the Philippines later this year.

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It combines all the revolutionary features of iPhone with 3G networking, built-in GPS, and iPhone 2.0 software. “We are very excited to be working with Apple to bring Filipino consumers iPhone 3G later this year,” said Gerardo C. Ablaza, Jr. president and CEO of Globe Telecom. The iPhone 3G will be available to Globe’s postpaid and prepaid subscribers in the Philippines later this year.

 

 

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  • oeLKARL

    =P~

  • http://[email protected] nollie

    wow!

  • WOOOH

    magkano ba yan??

  • Jay

    Yahooooo! I’ve been waiting for this. Sana may smart din or better yet open line or unlocked na lang.

  • http://pastilan.sosblog.com Pastilan

    Nakakalula sa ganda… kaya lang malulula ka rin sa presyo. di bale gumagana pa naman ung N5110 ko… simply amazing,,

  • trulahlu at walang halong eklavuh

    mura lang yan….

  • true friend

    matagal na yang dito sa philippines.. illegally.. hahaha

  • Jay

    I think its around 10,000 pesos. Last year its 20,000 pesos. Expect lower prices this year…

  • makulitako

    July 11 dito sa Canada lalabas…. 200 $ for 8 gb at 299 $ for 16 gb. Kaso hindi sinabi kung magkano ang monthly plan at ano ang included sa plan.

  • Rabbit

    TSK TSK…….. TIYAK
    AABANGAN NG
    MGA MAGNANAKAW YAN…..
    HINTAYIN NYU NA LNG
    LUMABAS
    SA RECTO… MURA LNG 70% OFF PA!!!!!

  • Zweihander

    That’s the second gen iPhone diba? I don’t think nasa Pilipinas na yan illegaly since sa July 11 pa ata irerelease yan sa US. EDGE is dead bwahaha.

  • lujille jasmine

    sabi knina sa UKG, mga P8,000+ lang raw yan. pero sa latter part pa ng taon ilalabas ng Globe sa market.

  • knowell

    ano yan talagang 8,000 parang indi kapanipaniwala pero kung totoo e mas maganda

  • franz

    lumang balita na ito. bakit ngayon lang naipost?

  • enteng

    Mas mura iphone GSM nga lang.
    you know….. Galing Sa Magnanakaw…. tulad nang mga pulis at senador.
    cheers,
    enteng

  • http://pter_siayahoo.co.ph vic@sawto

    itz confirmed that dis iphone will be released dis august but the rice is 10t+,,,,,,available at globe center!!!!

  • joey de leon

    @ vic@sawto
    sabi sa tv mga P8,000+ lang

  • Mark

    Wow, ok ang price.
    Kaya ng budget.hehehe

  • undertaker

    I hope i can have that someday…

    pero napakaimposible, super expensive to the max ksi bago ehh.

    aabangan nga daw i2 ng mga magnanakaw! hehehe

  • toinkz

    awtz hmmph parang isang linggo lng ng bumile me ng iphone dati EDGE naun 3G na xa! huhu at mas mura pa kesa dun sa 1st gen iphone ko.. ouchness sana d me nagpka impusilve nung tym n un T__T … ganda pa man den ng bagong desyn nia hehe kaso daming missin features eh 2MP paren xa alang flash led no dual cam so alang video call atbp.. newei im lukin 4 potential buyer ng iphone ko ^__^ anyone interestd???

  • mykel

    I knew it would be better to just wait for the local version of the iphone. fortunately I am a postpaid subscriber of Globe. this will be a good gift for my upcoming birthday. I cant wait. wuhuu!

  • ipol

    Globe Telecom and Apple Bring iPhone 3G to Philippines

    MANILA and SAN FRANCISCO—June 9, 2008—Globe Telecom and Apple® today announced that they will be bringing the highly anticipated iPhone™ 3G to the Philippines later this year. iPhone 3G combines all the revolutionary features of iPhone with 3G networking that is twice as fast* as the first generation iPhone, built-in GPS for expanded location based mobile services, and iPhone 2.0 software which includes support for Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync and runs the hundreds of third party applications already built with the recently released iPhone SDK.

    “We are very excited to be working with Apple to bring Filipino consumers iPhone 3G later this year,” said Gerardo C. Ablaza, Jr. president and CEO of Globe Telecom. “Our customers are our greatest passion and we’re constantly striving to offer them the most innovative products such as the revolutionary iPhone 3G.”

    “We are thrilled to bring iPhone 3G to millions of mobile customers in the Philippines,” said Tim Cook, Apple’s COO. “We can’t wait to get this revolutionary mobile device in the hands of even more people around the world.”

    iPhone 3G will be available to Globe’s postpaid and prepaid subscribers in the Philippines later this year.

    *Based on 3G and EDGE testing. Actual speeds vary by site conditions.

    Globe Telecom is a leading telecommunications company in the Philippines with more than 21 million mobile subscribers. As a pioneer, Globe Telecom continues to be a part of the revolution that’s connecting millions of people across the Philippines and around the world. Beyond technology, Globe Telecom’s business is truly shaped by the bonds that tie Filipinos together. Communications is ultimately about relationships, and this drives the company to innovate and constantly find easy and relevant ways to enrich people’s lives.

    Apple ignited the personal computer revolution in the 1970s with the Apple II and reinvented the personal computer in the 1980s with the Macintosh. Today, Apple continues to lead the industry in innovation with its award-winning computers, OS X operating system and iLife and professional applications. Apple is also spearheading the digital media revolution with its iPod portable music and video players and iTunes online store, and has entered the mobile phone market with its revolutionary iPhone.

  • ipol

    Globe iPhone 3G Post-Paid Plans Unveiled?

    Published by: yuga under: Mobile , Telecoms.

    posted: June 10th, 2008

    Got an email tipping us of the possible Globe Telecom Post-Paid Plans for the new iPhone 3G coming this September in the Philippines. These postpaid plans are not final and may change but more or less close to what you’ll expect when it comes out.

    The starting price of $199 for the 8GB iPhone 3G model will come in a 2-year lock-in period with Globe Telecom. Here are the supposedly postpaid plans for new Globe subscribers:

    G-Max 3500 iPhone 3G
    Initial Fee: Php9,995
    Monthly Fee: Php3,500
    Free Text: 650
    Free Calls: 750 mins.
    Globe to Globe: Php3.50/minute
    Globe to Non-Globe: Php4.50/minute
    Excess SMS Rates: Php0.50/text

    Globe Platinum 5000 iPhone 3G
    Initial Fee: FREE
    Monthly Fee: Php5,000
    Free Text: 650
    Free Calls: 1,100 mins.
    Globe to Globe: Php3.50/minute
    Globe to Non-Globe: Php4.50/minute
    Excess SMS Rates: Php0.50/text

    Optional: Additional Php2,000/month for Unlimited 3G Plans (Globe Visibility). Plans have 2-year lock-in period with Globe.

    PrePaid Plans have not been finalized yet (due to Forex rates) but it will be in the range of Php20,000 to Php25,000.

    Note that these plans have not been verified but based on the existing mobile subscriptions currently offered by Globe, they seem to fit and make sense. The discounted 3G Globe Visibility plans is supposed to be the sweet deal.

    Apple may not be making profits out of the 50% cut on the iPhone 3G but they may be getting some revenue-sharing from post-paid plans from the telco. That’s the only logical reason why Apple was able to reduce the one-off price down to $199.

    Update: In the US, people may get the new iPhone 3G for $199 + $39.99 * 24 months from AT&T for a total of $1,158.76 after 2 years.

    Update 2: Unlocked iPhone 1.0 sells for Php29,500 in the black market.

  • jayson

    bibili ako nyan pag labas… kaya na ng budget…cant wait!!!!!!

  • mary

    Brand new Mobile phone Plasma tv , Laptop game at cheap price come with complete accessories with one year international warranty.

    Email address : [email protected]

    NINTENDO WII…….$250USD
    NOKIA N95 8GB….$400USD
    IPHONE 16GB……$350USD
    iPHONE 8GB……..$300USD
    IPOD 32GB………$350USD
    NOKIA N96………$500USD
    PS3 60GB……….$300USD
    SAMSUNG SGH-U900………..$300USD
    SONY ERICSSON XPERIA X1…….$450USD

    AND MANY MORE…………

    FULL SPECIFICATION FOR APPLE IPHONE 8GB

    Display Type 16M colors
    Size 480 x 320 pixels
    Camera Resolution 2MP
    Video Yes
    Flashlight No
    Connectivity GPRS Yes
    HSDPA No
    EDGE Yes
    3G Yes
    WiFi Yes
    Bluetooth Yes
    A2DP No
    USB Yes
    Ringtones Type yes
    Memory
    Card slot no
    Internal user memory 8gb
    Battery
    Stand-by time Up to 250 hours
    Talk time Up to 8 hours
    Features Messaging SMS, Email
    FM radio No
    Games No
    Speaker phone Yes
    Operating System OS X v10.4.8
    Touch-screen Yes
    General Network GSM 850 / GSM 900 / GSM 1800 / GSM 1900
    Announced 2007, January
    Status Available
    Size Dimensions 115 x 61 x 11.6 mm
    Weight 135 g
    Display Type Touchscreen, 16M colors
    Size 320 x 480 pixels, 3.5 inches
    Multi-touch input method
    Accelerometer sensor for auto-rotate
    Proximity sensor for auto turn-off
    Ringtones Type Polyphonic, MP3
    Customization Download
    Vibration Yes
    3.5 mm headset jack
    Memory Phonebook Advanced, Photocall
    Call records Yes
    Card slot No
    4/8 GB shared memory
    Data GPRS Yes
    HSCSD No
    EDGE Yes
    3G No
    WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11b/g
    Bluetooth Yes, v2.0
    Infrared port No
    USB Yes, v2.0
    Features OS Mac OS X v10.4.8
    Messaging SMS, MMS, Email, Instant Messaging
    Browser HTML (Safari)
    Games Yes
    Camera 2 MP, 1600×1200 pixels, video
    Google Maps
    Widgets support
    iPod audio/video player
    PIM including calendar, to-do list
    Photo browser/editor
    Voice memo
    Integrated handsfree

    Battery Standard battery, Li-Ion
    Talk time Up to 5 h

    WE MAKE SHIPPMENT VIA UPS OR FEDEX EXPRESS OR DHL EXPRESS IN 2 DAYS AFTER CONFIRMATION OF PAYMENT………

    Email address : [email protected]
    [email protected]

  • Globeguy

    My brother in canada has the iphone. around 9k lang if you convert it to philippine peso pero he is paying 5000 pesos monthy for a two year contract sa carrier nia. So most probably ganun din sa globe. siguro pinakamababa na plan ng iphone is on the 2k.. so mura na? hehe. kaya wag kayo masyado matuwa at magalak. hehe

  • Stewart Jones

    We have Apple iPhones 3G(8GB/16GB), 4GB,8GB and 16GB in stock for sale at affordable and great prices.They are all Brand New/Unlocked,and in the latest firmware version..

    Some of the products in stock are:

    APPLE iPHONES:
    Apple 3G iPhone 8GB….US$400
    Apple 3G iPhone 16GB….US$500
    Apple iPhone 4GB…US$250
    Apple iPhone 8GB…US$350
    Apple iPhone 16GB..US$450

    Email: [email protected]

  • kuripot

    grabe ang mahal naman nyan sa pinas.
    akala ko makakamura ako..
    hindi pala..
    mamumura ko pala sila..

  • Akirey

    I’m BUYING an AT&T UNLOCKED SIM CARD… please mail me the price and the venue. thanks

  • http://www.mukamo.com dax

    i think, blackberry is better than iPhone. :)
    AGREE?
    blackberry storm is around 25k,
    but what more in iPhone 3g?
    ill stick to blackberry.

  • nax fernandez

    china phone nlang kyo! 2,500 lang! hahahah!

  • max fernandez

    ang pangit ng i phone!!! pang mahirap!!!! ang cheap ng price!!!! i love my 5110!!!! 12,000 to nung binili ko…….nung bagong labas!!!!!

  • http://- kristina

    san nakakabili ng iphone…pangregalo lang…
    syaka magkano…10 thousand lang ba talga…?
    hai hirap maghanap ng mura ngaun ah…
    :)

  • Neri

    Where should i buy the iphone touch?

  • Greg

    APPLE IPHONES:
    Apple iphone 3GS 32GB………..350USD
    Apple iphone 3G 16GB Cost ..$350usd
    Apple iphone 8GB Cost ..$200usd
    Apple iphone 16GB Cost ..$250usd
    Apple iphone 32GB Cost ..$300usd

  • http://www.flatwaresetscentral.com Max Wood

    Forex rates these days are quite low, i would not invest in forex this month-*;

  • http://mukamo.com larraine

    san po ba makakabili ng iphone 3 na 10000 lang???please help me..thanks..just send me an message at this number 09272512153

  • http://facebook frelah. :P

    mgkano nln yan???

  • http://[email protected] marwin

    txt me asap if u sill ur iphone budget q 8taw heres my mobile# +639212694878 tnx

  • ailya

    Hm. I have 4k-5k meron ba kong mabibili na halaga sa 4kor5k lang na iphone 3g?

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