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Apple announced on Thursday that starting Friday, iPhone 12 Pro Max and iPhone 12 mini will be available to customers for pre-order on the company's website, the Apple Store app, and through Apple Authorized Resellers and select carriers.

Starting Friday, customers can also place online orders for HomePod mini, the newest addition to the HomePod family.

iPhone 12 Pro Max and iPhone 12 mini will be available in stores and arriving to customers beginning the next Friday, Nov. 13, and HomePod mini will be available beginning on Nov. 16.

Apple on Oct. 29 reported financial results for its fiscal 2020 fourth quarter ending Sept. 26 with record revenue of 64.7 billion U.S. dollars, up by 1 percent year on year.

Its international sales accounted for 59 percent of the quarter's revenue, while Apple's net sales in the Greater China region decreased to 7.95 billion dollars from 11.13 billion dollars a year ago, according to Apple's financial statement.

Sales of iPhone amounted to 26.44 billion dollars, down by 21 percent from 33.36 billion dollars a year ago. 



Editor: Lan Suying