iPhone 4S now available in 20 new countries
The new iPhone is now available in: Bahrain, Brazil, Chile, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Malaysia, Morocco, Peru, the Philippines, Qatar, Russia, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Taiwan, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, and Vietnam.
For many in these countries, the issue is the price of the phones. According to figures collected by MacRumors.com the costs of the phone are considerably higher than the prices in the United States.
In Brazil the cost is above $1400 for the base 16GB. The price even goes as high as 1845$ on the top-tier 64 GB phone. In the United Arab Emirates, Taiwan, Thailand and Malaysia, the prices start around $700 and go up to $900 depending on location.