Note received by all new hires at Apple. Posted on Instagram by an Apple employee. Maybe Instagram employees now wishing it had been Apple instead of Facebook!
After Vodafone and Telstra, it is now Optus’ turn to offer a 24 month warranty on mobile phones bought on contract through them. All phones including Apple iPhone will be covered. However only new contracts will be covered by the warranties, existing users will not benefit from the cover.
This moves puts Optus a step ahead of Vodafone and Telstra who do not cover iPhones due to Apple policies. However, Optus has the greatest marketshare for iPhones in Australia and were able to negotiate an arrangement with Apple to include 24 month warranties for iPhones as well.
Interesting the way iOS and Symbian are split between the Developed and Developing countries. And Apple marketshare in Australia a whopping 72%! Click on the image to read the full story at pingdom.com.
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