The iPhone 5 launch date will be Oct. 4, according to AllThingsD.
The report on the iPhone 5 launch date cites “sources close to the situation” as saying that Apple will hold its “next big media event,” hosted by new CEO Tim Cook, on Oct. 4.
The iPhone 5 will include the new iOS 5 operating system; Other expected iPhone 5 specs include a dual-core A5 processor and 8-megapixel camera. Rumor has it the iPhone 5 will also be available on the Sprint network for the first time, in addition to AT&T and Verizon Wireless.
Apple has not officially announced the iPhone 5 launch date yet. Other media outlets have reported different iPhone 5 launch dates in the past, from late September through mid-October.