AT&T Announces Sept. 21 iPhone 5 Service Release Date


AT&T has announced that it will begin offering the iPhone 5 on Friday, Sept. 21, and pre-orders of the phone beginning Friday, Sept. 14.

The 16 gigabyte model, which will have a larger screen than the iPhone 4S, the OS6 operating system, and 4G LTE capability, retails for $199.99.

Rumors abounded about when Apple would release the new phone, prompting media speculation until Apple announced the Sept. 21 release Wednesday.