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STC, Mobily, Zain Prepare for a Midnight Launch of the iPhone 5s/5c

STC, Mobily and Zain all announced that they will start selling the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c in Saudi Arabia at exactly midnight of Sunday 3rd of November. Initial Pricing according to Mobily: iPhone 5s 16GB 2799 sr, iPhone 5s 32GB 3199 sr and iPhone 5s 64GB 3649 sr. iPhone 5c 16GB 2349 sr, iPhone 5c 32GB 2799 sr Will ...

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iPhone 5s/5c Expected to Launch in Saudi Arabia November 1st (updated)

Apple has announced official launch date: Friday November 1st. Looks like the iPhone 5s (and iPhone 5c) has a launch date in Saudi Arabia and it’s the 4th of November according to this tweet by Faisal AlSaber, a VP at STC. The date is also the first day of a new Hijri year (1st of Muharram 1435). STC, Mobily and ...

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STC Finally Enables Personal Hotspot on the iPad


STC has released a carrier update that finally enables the personal hotspot function on the iPad (third and fourth gen) and iPad mini. iPads with an STC data SIM had the personal hotspot feature disabled unlike Zain and Mobily. Personal Hotspot enables you to share an Internet connection with other devices via Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and USB. Thanks Waleed and Muhannad. ...

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iPhone 5 Saudi Launch Date Moved to December 13th

STC, Mobily and Zain all has announced via Twitter that they have moved the iPhone 5 launch date in Saudi Arabia from December 14th to Tuesday the 13th of the month. The iPhone 5 will most likely be the A1429 model and currently only supports Zain’s 4G LTE network. FaceTime is expected to be disabled on these iPhones as well. ...

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STC Starts Taking iPhone 5 Pre-Orders

STC has started taking pre-orders for the upcoming iPhone 5 that will be released in Saudi Arabia on Friday December 14th. If you’re interested in an iPhone 5 from STC then register this form. You can find the author of this post on twitter: @khaled. Follow SaudiMac updates on App.net, Twitter and Facebook. Remember to visit We Want Apple Saudi ...

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Free iOS and Android Development Course in Riyadh

STC and Badir program for technology incubators has announced a number of free development courses in the following topics: iOS Development Android Development Unity 3D Engine Development The courses are available for men and women. Each course is 2 weeks and available for 3 months. Courses will be held in Riyadh. Details from STC’s website: The STC Developer training initiative ...

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STC Ends iPhone 5 Registration After Violating Apple Marketing Guidelines

Update: A source confirms that STC was ordered to remove the registration page by Apple. As STC has “violated Apple’s marketing guidelines”. Hours after opening a registration page for the iPhone 5, STC has decided to abruptly end the registration and remove the form from their website. We will keep you up to date whenever the page returns. You can ...

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STC Begins iPhone 5 Registration

The Saudi Telecom Company has started taking “registrations” for the upcoming iPhone 5 release in Saudi Arabia. To register simply fill the form on STC’s website. [Thanks Abdulrhman.] You can find the author of this post on twitter: @khaled. Follow SaudiMac updates on App.net, Twitter and Facebook.

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STC Release My STC 1.1 With IPad Support

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Saudi Telecom Company Release today the Update to their iPhone app “My STC” version 1.1 which include a huge update. The following is what was listed on the App Page as changes : 1. Universal App now supports iPhone plus all-new iPad design. 2. Retina Display support for new iPad. 3. Added interactive charts to help keep track of your ...

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iPhone 4S Price Reduced by STC

Saudi Telecom Company (STC) has dropped the price of the iPhone 4S. The new pre-paid prices according to an SMS the company sent are: iPhone 4S 16GB 2499 SR iPhone 4S 32GB 2899 SR iPhone 4S 64GB 3249 SR All iPhones sold by STC and Mobily are unlocked and has FaceTime disabled. Packages and plans has been updated as well: ...

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