Tesco Mobile will start selling Apple's new iPhone 4 from next week.

Tesco, in partnership with O2, becomes the sixth provider to offer the iPhone 4 in the UK alongside O2, Orange, Vodafone, T-Mobile and Three. A seventh, Virgin Mobile, are in talks with Apple to also offer the latest iPhone, unveiled by Steve Jobs last week.

The new look iPhone launches in the UK, US, France, Germany and Japan on Thursday 24 June. More information on Tesco Mobile iPhone 4 pricing and tariff plans should be available shortly at www.tescomobile.com. Tesco currently offers Pay as you go and Pay monthly tariffs with rewards such as triple credit and Clubcard points offered as a bonus.

Apple started offering the chance to pre-order the iPhone 4 SIM free on Tuesday morning.

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