iPhone 5 pre-orders are now live

iPhone 5 pre-orders are now live
We have to give Apple credit for making sure its newly-announced gadgets reach the market in the shortest time possible. And their latest smartphone is no exception to that – just as promised, the iPhone 5 is now available for pre-order from the Apple Store online. Pricing is set at $199 for the 16GB model, with the 32GB and 64GB variants priced at $299 and $399 respectively. Of course, your signature under a 2-year contract is required in order to get the iPhone 5 with a carrier subsidy. Note that only two smartphones are allowed per customer. It is estimated that your order will ship in about 2 weeks if pre-ordered right now.

Wondering whether you are eligible for an upgrade? Turns out that's quite easy to check online. All you need to do is to visit Apple's web page (link below) and enter your details. Apple also provides a tool for comparing AT&T, Verizon, and Sprint iPhone 5 plans, so in case you want to check whether you are getting the most bang for your buck, check it out at the link below.

Am I eligible for an upgrade? Check here.
What is the best iPhone 5 plan for me? Check here.

source: Apple

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iPhone 5
  • Display 4.0" 640 x 1136 pixels
  • Camera 8 MP / 1.2 MP front
  • Processor Apple A6, Dual-core, 1300 MHz
  • Storage 64 GB
  • Battery 1440 mAh(8h 3G talk time)

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11 Comments

1. Savage unregistered

*sigh* And it begins. Gonna break sales record again. >.

3. XPERIA-KNIGHT unregistered

yea right

5. E.N.

Posts: 2610; Member since: Jan 25, 2009

it might break records, you never know. At the end of the day wishful thinking is just that.... wishful

6. Nathan_ingx

Posts: 4769; Member since: Mar 07, 2012

According to my own estimations...people who will buy the iP5 will be iFans only...!! No one from the Android, Symbian and BBM community will think of it as beautiful!! Come to think of it, even iFans would rather hang on to their iP4 series!

11. E.N.

Posts: 2610; Member since: Jan 25, 2009

iPhone 5 sold out in less than an hour. Looking pretty good already....

2. Lakuta

Posts: 17; Member since: Nov 16, 2011

my next iPhone...^^ yayyyyyyyy

4. lumialove

Posts: 75; Member since: May 16, 2012

People don't seem to understand! It's not that the iPhone 5 is a bad phone, its that Apple is selling you the same crap every year!(same thing with iPad2 and The New iPad). Jesus! People drooling over it make me laugh so nice!

7. Nathan_ingx

Posts: 4769; Member since: Mar 07, 2012

I won't say every year...but yes, the look of the 5 is like a "Cliché".... beefier hardware isn't everything!!

8. xfire99

Posts: 1205; Member since: Mar 14, 2012

Hmmm..weird, I could go to Apple website for preorder and no crash? Havent all iSheeps flocks waken up yet? YOU CAN PREORDER iPhone 5 now OMG..GOGOGO iSheeps flocks, before its out of stock.

9. xfire99

Posts: 1205; Member since: Mar 14, 2012

Hmm...maybe iSheeps cant tell the different between iPhone 4S/iPhone5 and make them hestitating to pre-order. Apple really need to label on all iPhones and tell what model its. Makes life much easier for all iSheeps flocks to know what they are buying. :)

10. jibraihimi

Posts: 802; Member since: Nov 29, 2011

And once again apple will break all the sales record by selling something which costed them 168$ to make at 700$. I don't understand why people line up to buy such a overpriced gadget, even after they know that there are better products in Market which costs just half of it. Once Warren Buffet said " if u purchase the things which you don't require, then one day you will have to start selling the things which you really require".......................... ifans will understand the meaning of this phrase soon..........

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