Beijing store of Apple pelted with eggs??? The reason for the disturbance of potential buyers was the decision of the leadership of American companies to stop selling the new fourth-generation iPhone in the Chinese capital itself, and in Shanghai . have a look of the spot ….
1. Yesterday an official sale of new phone, iPhone 4S began in China…
2. … And immediately stopped because of the riots, which arranged buyers.
3. Apple’s stores were open at 7 am.
4. But the huge crowds of Chinese people,despite the cold,took place the day before.
5. In order to prevent disturbances police patrols handled the positions.
6. As reported by the Western media,In a crowd of more than a thousand people,near one of the shops,. also included the present speculators hired workers for the purchase of equipment then to sell them at inflated prices.
7. Gradually, the situation grew tensed, and after the promised time, store in Beijing’s Sanlitun district does not open, uncontrolled masses of people began to throw eggs, said “liars” to vendors and demanded to open the door.
8. Most aggression is displayed by employed workers,because they suffered all night in freezing temperatures around 9 degrees Celsius and lost their income.
9. It is also reported that the fighting began between rival groups of dealers, close to the shops. who were wishing to purchase large quantities of new smartphones Apple.
10. Conflicts were strong enough to attract police attention…
11. So, one of Beijing’s stores was not open due to clashes between buyers and riots, but the four other stores were sold out very quickly.
12. But a little later because of the connection with the riots the sale in other retail stores in Beijing and Shanghai were temporarily frozen.
13. As explained to the representatives of “the apple corporation”, the implementation of the new gadget stopped because of security reasons.
14. Now the Chinese can get iPhone 4S for personal use only in two ways . The first – order online, the second – the gadget to acquire, through an intermediary Apple in China, the company China Unicom.
15. It should be noted that the mobile market of China is the world’s largest and second largest market for the products of Apple.
16. iPhone 4S was appear for the first time in the Chinese company’s stores .
17. From the previous model iPhone 4S has a more powerful camera, a faster graphics performance and availability features Siri.