Apple today announced
that it will be joining Verizon in offering pre-orders of the new Verizon iPhone to existing Verizon customers as of tomorrow.
The company also announced that all other customers can begin ordering the Verizon iPhone for delivery or in-store pickup beginning next Wednesday, February 9th, although handsets won’t be available for pickup until the following day.
Apple’s retail stores will open at 7:00 AM on Thursday, February 10th to allow customers to purchase the Verizon iPhone, with Verizon’s 2,000 retail stores also offering availability. A day-by-day timeline of the launch process is posted on Apple’s site.