Which iPhone 5 to buy for use in China?

Discussion in 'iPhone' started by Phonzoxd, May 28, 2013.

  1. Phonzoxd macrumors 6502

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    Helping a neighbor who doesnt know English help buy his son in China an iphone 5.

    Which would be the best one to get?

    Verizon? ATT?
     
  2. PsstGreek macrumors 68040

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    Factory unlocked version.
     
  3. Phonzoxd thread starter macrumors 6502

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    Isnt the Verizon one factory unlocked?
     
  4. PsstGreek macrumors 68040

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    Yeah. I should have mentioned that too, sorry.
     
  5. Mrbobb macrumors 601

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    Most importantly an UNSUBSIDIZED phone else u will be paying for it here in the States for the next 2 years.

    The question should be answered by knowing what Chinese carrier is desired, that will dictate CMDA or GSM.
     
  6. codyst macrumors regular

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    Purchasing unlocked is typically unsubsidized.
     

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