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Apple to launch second store in South Korea

It currently operates one store in southern Seoul.

Apple is planning to open its second store in Yeouido, western Seoul soon, expanding its presence in the country dominated by local tech giant Samsung Electronics, Yonhap reported.

Despite the US tech giant's popularity in the local market, it currently operates only one store in southern Seoul.

Apple's new iPhone 12 series has sold around 600,000 models since its launch late in October, matching the sales record of the country's bestselling smartphone lineup in 2020, Samsung Electronics' Galaxy S20 series.
 

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