iPhone 5 ship time drops to two weeks

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iPhone 5 ship time drops to two weeks

(Credit: Screenshot by Lance Whitney/CNET)

iPhone 5 buyers now face a wait of just two weeks when ordering the new phone via Apple ‘s online store.

This latest estimate follows a drop to two to three weeks around November 12. Prior to that, buyers had been looking at a ship time of three to four weeks since preorders for the new iPhone kicked in mid-September.

The declining wait time shows that supply of the iPhone 5 is slowly starting to catch up with demand despite manufacturing challenges.

An official with iPhone supplier Hon Hai told the Wall Street Journal last month that making the new phone light and thin is “very complicated.” Referring to the iPhone 5 as “the most difficult device that Foxconn has ever assembled,” the official said at the time that factory workers were still learning how … [Read more]

iPhone 5 ship time drops to two weeks

iPhone 5 ship time drops to two weeks

iPhone 5 ship time drops to two weeks

iPhone 5 ship time drops to two weeks

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