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Apple looking to revive smartphone sales in emerging markets with lower-cost iPhone - report

Wednesday 4 September 2019 | 13:34 CET | News
Apple is planning to launch a lower-cost iPhone next year to revive its sales in emerging markets and China, and to take back the title of top smartphone seller from Huawei and other competitors, the Nikkei reported, citing sources. The new model would be a follow up to the iPhone SE, which launched in 2016 from USD 399.

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