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Japan's DoCoMo on carrying the iPhone: meh, it's too expensive and 'like Disneyland'

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Japan's DoCoMo on carrying the iPhone: meh, it's too expensive and 'like Disneyland'
The Wall Street Journal sat down with an exec from Japan's largest carrier, and provided for a fascinating read on how pragmatically NTT DoCoMo views the fact they are not carrying the iPhone now.

DoCoMo's Senior Executive Vice President Kazuto Tsubouchi said that times are changing, and, despite that the iPhone is a very well-balanced smartphone, it is no longer the best in terms of hardware, and Android offers well-balanced handsets as well at this point.

The carrier has been lambasted by analysts and subscribers alike before for refusing to carry the iPhone, but its reasoning for that is pretty basic: 


source: WSJ

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