Apple now has iPhone 5 “in stock” in all colors and memory capacities

Apple now has iPhone 5 “in stock” in all colors and memory capacities
It looks like production for Apple’s newest iPhone is finally hitting its groove. The Apple website shows all sizes and colors of the iPhone 5 as “in stock” just in time for the holidays.

The iPhone has not been exactly impossible to get, but demand has been high, and there are some retailers offering deals on the iconic device.  Some people have a preference to buy directly from the Apple store, or from Apple online for one reason or another.

To their credit, supply chains seem to be on track, and Foxconn appears to have a handle on the assembly process as well as quality control.  The availability falls in line with analyst projections from just a month ago too.  So, if you have been holding out, hoping for Apple to get the iPhone 5 in stock in time for some online holiday shopping, you need not wait any longer.

source: Apple

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41 Comments

2. bbblader

Posts: 590; Member since: Oct 24, 2011

lol ''all colors''

15. neutralguy

Posts: 1152; Member since: Apr 30, 2012

hahaha this was my first thought :))

34. babyk

Posts: 379; Member since: Nov 03, 2011

lol lol

35. babyk

Posts: 379; Member since: Nov 03, 2011

samsung htc and others should patent variety of colors before apple starts copying in the future

39. MC1123

Posts: 1256; Member since: Nov 12, 2012

lol...what colors?! BLACK AND WHITE? they are not colors!!!

4. wendygarett unregistered

Funny, my iPhone are all second handed and yet I keep yelling "just take my money Apple" every time.... It's all preferences, some love to buy via apple.com and some even love to buy via best buy, if you know what I mean :)

17. networkdood

Posts: 6330; Member since: Mar 31, 2010

At least you are smart enough to buy them at a discount...

22. dan86

Posts: 298; Member since: Mar 17, 2012

Surprise! sheep too use phone.

5. amiaq

Posts: 509; Member since: Jun 30, 2012

Americans still using iPhone? I thought you guys are ahead in technology. Whateva!!

9. jaoowolabi

Posts: 201; Member since: Jun 07, 2012

lol yeaa cuz you know China doesnt use them either.

18. networkdood

Posts: 6330; Member since: Mar 31, 2010

Yeah, Americans are more interested in fashion and being the cool kid on the block. Plus, they are mesmerized by those 'awesome iproducts' commercials.

32. fanboy1974

Posts: 1345; Member since: Nov 12, 2011

I'm American and I hate Apple. Tim Cook is a coward by trying to stop Android with lawsuits. Innovation has died with Steve Jobs and Tim is riding his coat tails. Apple is only catering to their fanbase. The iPhone is already old in the face of competition. I hope Apple stocks take more hits to wake them up. My Note 2 is on a different planet compared to iPhone 5. Apple sucks so bad it's making me root for the Koreans.

36. amiaq

Posts: 509; Member since: Jun 30, 2012

One day those "iConic" phone will become like most american cars only catered for you locals, like your Lincoln and Cadillac. Don't get me wrong they're good but only for you guys.

6. jibraihimi

Posts: 801; Member since: Nov 29, 2011

Being in stock, could also mean that their demand is decreasing now days..........

10. blingblingthing

Posts: 919; Member since: Oct 23, 2012

That was my opinion also. The hardcore have gotten there phones. Now it is stiff competition now. A 300 unlocked nexus 4 contract free. The galaxy s3 at the same price. Also have the droid DNA and note 2.

11. andro.

Posts: 1999; Member since: Sep 16, 2011

Nail on the head moment there....we've had the iPhone 5 in regular stock in good quantities for ages now as the rush was gone after week two and it never sells out now. Its been outsold by the s3 by about 4:1 as well as other android top phones selling more than it. Outside of the US the people have awoken

16. JohnnyBravo

Posts: 105; Member since: Dec 02, 2012

exactly. With that said, can some one please tell me why the iP5 is still selling for nearly 1K off contract if the demand is low? Go to ebay and you will find iP5s between 800-1000. That is &^**& rediculous.

19. networkdood

Posts: 6330; Member since: Mar 31, 2010

Because, people in other countries will spend 800 for an iphone - cheaper than spending 1200 in their own country and many times it comes unlocked - either way they get it out of contract.

23. RapidCat

Posts: 351; Member since: Jun 12, 2012

Yea. In my country Indonesia this phone cost $1100 16gb. And add $110 for another extra space

27. JohnnyBravo

Posts: 105; Member since: Dec 02, 2012

OMG! dont you think foreign countries would catch this loophole in product pricing? First of all Im so sorry that our iPhone is going for that much in your country my dude. dishing out $1300 for an iPhone 5 doesnt quite register in my brain right now...

7. MeoCao unregistered

iPhone 5 is feeling the heat from Nexus 4 and other Androids. Even Lumia 920 can compete with iPhone 5. Can't wait for this quarter sales reports.

31. darkkjedii

Posts: 30902; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

I hope they r everything u hope for, and that they make your life whole, complete, and better.

41. MeoCao unregistered

LOL I don't expect such stupid thing from you. This small observation cannot make even my geeky life complete, let alone my whole life.

20. networkdood

Posts: 6330; Member since: Mar 31, 2010

Rainbow power!!

24. testman22

Posts: 339; Member since: Nov 03, 2009

They couldve had full stock since launch day. They purposely limit availability to build hype. Youre going to want something more if its unatainable. And finally in stock! Just in time for the holidays

25. zuckerboy

Posts: 898; Member since: Dec 22, 2011

I am happy with my s2. I am looking for 2013. 2012 brings me nothing but disappointment

26. BadAssAbe

Posts: 507; Member since: Apr 22, 2011

I know what you mean i think, SG3 is okay I didnt like the design very much, SG2 design is much better Worse was the US version didn't have the Exnos Chip And i really wanted a HD super smoled plus screen

33. zuckerboy

Posts: 898; Member since: Dec 22, 2011

not only s3 my friend also iphone and sony in my opinion. maybe my expectations were high

28. JohnnyBravo

Posts: 105; Member since: Dec 02, 2012

I wouldnt call 2012 a dissappointing year for smartphones my dude. A lot of amazing things were accomplished this year. Samsung wouldnt call 2012 a dissapointing year, sans Apple trial. With that said, I look forward to 2013. If Samsung comes out with a more refined S3 and hardware to rival iP5 then its my next phone.

29. rusticguy

Posts: 2828; Member since: Aug 11, 2012

5S will see all rainbow colors. Apple will bow down to market pressures :)

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