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Update 4: [Insider] Maxis iPhone 4S

Update 1, 9.55pm(Dec 8): Within the next few minutes/hour, users who have registered their interest for the Maxis iPhone 4S will receive an email that would allow them to book their spots for the next Friday launch(Dec 16). No iPhone 4S plan or pricing will be revealed yet. When this happens, it makes Maxis the 1st to allow customers to pre-order the iPhone 4S in Malaysia. To know why no pricing is revealed, visit our Facebook page.

Update 2, 11.35pm(Dec 8): Based on update 1, we are not sure how fast it will happen, but we believe Maxis will start the pre-order before Celcom. Serious stuff aside: We just made fun of our friend at Maxis for not telling us anything earlier..:)

Update 3, 12.40am(Dec 9): Maxis is blasting out this email to 100k people, so be patience. In the mean time:

Update 4, 12.49am(Dec 9): This is how the landing page will look like:


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The Maxis iPhone 4S registration of interest page is expected to be taken down any time now.

In the mean time we have been tipped that between 100-150k people have expressed interest to purchase the Maxis iPhone 4S!

The Maxis iPhone 4S grand launch will take place at Kuala Lumpur Convention Center(KLCC) on December 16. A check with some friends at KLCC showed that Maxis booked the entire ground floor of KLCC, both wings.

More updates below.

Similar to Celcom, Maxis iPhone 4S pre-order is expected to start sometime this week. We believe that Maxis iPhone 4S plans have been approved by Apple but we are unable to reveal it yet because Celcom and DiGi have yet to get approval from Apple.

Someone working on the iPhone 4S KLCC event said that Maxis might only accept customers who pre-ordered for iPhone 4S starting midnight (Dec 16) till morning. For walk in customers, they can purchase the Maxis iPhone 4S at KLCC and selected Maxis outlets nationwide starting 10am(Dec 16).

Maxis iPhone 4S plans and pricing coming up soon!

P.s: Our Facebook page has the latest update on iPhone 4S.

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Kugan is the founder of MalaysianWireless. He has been observing the mobile industry since 2003. Connect with him on Twitter: @scamboy