AT&T VP Says iPhone 5 Will Launch In Early October, BGR Reports

iphone line

Photo: Dan Frommer, Business Insider

One of AT&T’s vice presidents has told several employees the iPhone 5 will launch in early October, BGR reports.This kind of news is pretty standard before an iPhone launch. AT&T (and now Verizon) employees are told to prepare for a massive wave of customers demanding the new device.

Consensus seems to be that Apple will announce the iPhone 5 during its annual September event.

DON’T MISS: All the iPhone 5 rumours you need to know about >

NOW WATCH: Tech Insider videos

Want to read a more in-depth view on the trends influencing Australian business and the global economy? BI / Research is designed to help executives and industry leaders understand the major challenges and opportunities for industry, technology, strategy and the economy in the future. Sign up for free at research.businessinsider.com.au.