iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus to hit a further 36 countries this month


Latest smartphones from technology giant to be available in 69 countries by the end of October and more than 115 countries by the end of the year 

The Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus will be available in a further 36 countries and territories by the end of this month.

In total, the smartphones will be on sale in 69 countries and territories by October 31 and are on track to be available in more than 115 countries by the end of the year. This would make it Apple’s fastest iPhone rollout ever,

This month’s rollout will take place on the following dates:

• October 17: China, India and Monaco
• October 23: Israel
• October 24: Czech Republic, French West Indies, Greenland, Malta, Poland, Reunion Island and South Africa
• October 30: Bahrain and Kuwait
• October 31: Albania, Bosnia, Croatia, Estonia, Greece, Guam, Hungary, Iceland, Kosovo, Latvia, Lithuania, Macau, Macedonia, Mexico, Moldova, Montenegro, Serbia, South Korea, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Ukraine and Thailand

The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus were unveiled on September 9, before going on sale in 10 countries, including the UK and US, on September 29. Since launch, they have been made available in 33 countries.

The devices come in gold, silver and grey in 16GB, 64GB and new 128GB models from the Apple Online Store, carriers and selected Apple Authorised Resellers. Apple is advising customers to check online to receive updates on availability and estimated delivery times.