China Unicom, the second largest wireless carrier in China, has announced it will begin carrying iPhones in the third quarter. The terms of the deal seem to be more favorable to the carrier than those of other carrier deals Apple has managed to strike in the past.
China Unicom has nearly 140.4 million GSM subscribers, according to a 2009 interim results announcement. According to earlier reports in the Chinese business press, China Unicom has agreed to buy 5 million iPhones for $1.46 billion.
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