The newly announced Apple iPhone 5 will be available for pre-order on September 14th, while shipping of the device begins on September 21st.
The iPhone 5 will be available on Sprint, Verizon, AT&T for LTE in United States, Bell, Rogers, Telus, Fido, Virgin Mobile and Koodo in Canada, 4G EE network in United Kingdom, T-mobile in Germany, SKT and KT in Korea, SmarTone in Hongkong, SoftBank and KDDI in Japan and SingTel in Singapore.
Shipping will start on September 21st in USA, Canada, UK, Australia, Singapore, Hongkong, Japan, France and Germany. For the rest of the world the date is set for September 28th.
Black and White.
As far as the pricing is concerned, the 16GB version will be available for $199, $299 for 32 GB and $399 for 64 GB on a two year contract.
Update: Apple has confirmed that iPhone 5 online pre-orders will begin at 12:01 a.m. PDT on September 14th.