"The iPhone 5 hiccuped onto the market today, taking down several online stores and quickly selling out the first supply of Apple's new smartphone.iPhone 5 sales exhaust initial supply, trip up servers | Apple - CNET News
Initial stock from Apple for release day delivery sold out in less than an hour. Those looking to purchase the phone just after 1 a.m. PT discovered new orders from Apple's online site had estimated shipping times of "2 weeks" instead of the original "delivers by" September 21 message."
Friday, September 14, 2012
iPhone 5 sales exhaust initial supply, trip up servers | Apple - CNET News
Apparently off to a strong start