Apple Brings iTunes Store to Brazil and Latin America

Dec 13, 2011


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While the Apple App Store was already available in Latin America, the iTunes Store, offering music and movie downloads, has launched in Brazil, according to paidContent. The store brings a catalog of over a thousand movies and 20 million songs by both local and international artists.

Most songs are priced at $0.99 each and albums start at $9.99. Prices are in U.S. dollars for now, and customers must be able to pay in American currency. The iTunes store is also coming to Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, and Venezuela.

Additionally, iTunes Match, for syncing library songs not bought through iTunes to multiple iOS devices, will roll out in Brazil for an annual fee of $24.99.

(www.apple.com, www.itunes.com/brazil)