iPhone 5 price is the same as 4S

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Apple’s pricing for the iPhone 5 is no different than the one for the previous model.

The new iPhone comes at $199 for a 16GB, $299 for 32GB and $399 for 64GB.

The device will arrive in stores on September 21 in the U.S. and 100 countries and 240 carriers around the world will also get the smartphone by the end of the year, Phil Schiller announced.

New iPhones will be shipped on Sept. 21 in the U.S., Canada, U.K., France, Germany, Australia, Japan, Hong Kong, and Singapore.

The 22 countries getting the iPhone 5 in September include Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.