Reports from last week announced that Apple has signed a deal with China Mobile to take the iPhone to the world’s largest operator.
Now The Wall Street Journal claims that the 4G service on the carrier will start on December 18, and preorders for the iPhone will start this Thursday, December 12.
A rep for the mobile operator confirmed the information to the newspaper.
China Mobile will offer the device accompanied by a phone plan, although the details are not yet known.
China Mobile has more than 700 million subscribers and will offer the iPhone, also with LTE functions.