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Apple iPhone 4 from Mobily is officially unlocked

It’s worth saying it again. The iPhone 4 sold at Mobily showrooms is officially unlocked so you can use Micro-SIM cards from Saudi Telecom Company, Zain and other companies. I will just re-post the 3G post here with edits of course. I have been receiving e-mails stating that Mobily employees are claiming that the iPhone 4 is locked to the ...

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Angry Birds, the toy

Who here doesn’t know Angry Birds? It’s a very popular game on the iPhone, iPad, Nokia, Android …etc. Apparently there are plans to release an Angry Birds plush toy by the beginning of 2011 and a prototype was spotted: Via: Angry Birds Plush Toy Spotted. Arabic version of this post on SaudiMac Arabic Edition. Please follow SaudiMac on Twitter and ...

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FaceTime works with Mobily iPhone 4, just don’t upgrade to iOS 4.1

It has been confirmed that FaceTime does work with iPhone 4 units sold by Mobily, there is a catch however. Do not upgrade to iOS 4.1 as it disables FaceTime (this message as well as this one as well as many others confirmed it). We are talking about iPhone 4 units sold from MOBILY showrooms. Right now we recommend that ...

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iTunes 10.0.1 Update

Apple has released iTunes 10.0.1. The update include many fixes and introduces the Ping Sidebar (a social network not available in the Saudi store until now). From the update notes: “iTunes 10.0.1 makes it easier to share your favorite music with your friends on Ping. You can now Like or Post about music right from your iTunes library. You can ...

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Mobily iPhone 4 launch “event” photos – Update 1

Here are some photos taken by readers and published on Twitter of the Mobily iPhone 4 launch in Saudi Arabia.

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Share your Mobily iPhone 4 experience

The iPhone 4 has been officially released in Saudi Arabia by Mobily. Did you go to Mobily today? How was your purchasing experience, please share with all of us in the comments. Arabic version of this post on SaudiMac Arabic Edition. Please follow SaudiMac on Twitter and add SaudiMac on Facebook.

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Mobily iPhone 4 bundle prices – updated

Here are the official iPhone 4 prices in Saudi Arabia available from Mobily. Update on 22 February 2011: Mobily has reduced the prices, here are the new prices for iPhone 4. Note: When Apple released the iPhone 4 they canceled the iPhone 3GS 32 and 16GB models, replacing them with an iPhone 3GS 8GB as a low-end option. iPhone 4 ...

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iPhone 4 to be sold in Saudi Arabia tomorrow, Mobily finally announced

We should have known that Mobily would do what GTA did in Guam and announce the official release of the iPhone 4 at a very late time. Only less than 12 hours until Mobily showrooms open tomorrow. Mobily posted a brief message on their Facebook page (Arabic only) announcing that they will begin selling the iPhone 4 tomorrow Saturday September ...

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iPhone 4 to be launched in Qatar today

Vodafone Qatar has announced that they will sell the iPhone 4 officially in Qatar starting today September 24th 2010 at 7pm. The iPhone 4 will be available at Vodafone retail stores at Landmark, Villaggio and City Center. Qatar will be the first Middle Eastern country to get the iPhone 4 and we will have actual confirmation wether FaceTime will be ...

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Etisalat and Du iPhone 4 plans in UAE

Du finally announced details of their iPhone 4 release in the United Arab Emirates after Etisalat announced it a few days ago. Etisalat prices for the iPhone 4 ranges from 0 AED to 2,049 AED for 16GB and from 350 AED to 2,399 AED based on the plan. This is cheaper than their iPhone 3GS prices from last year and ...

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