On September 12, Wednesday, Apple unveiled their latest iPhone – iPhone 5 and announce to release it on September 21, Friday. The company started taking pre-order for iPhone 5 on September 14 from 12:01 AM PST (3:00 AM EST) on apple.com. But, as the demand for iPhone 5 was so high that, withing an hour, its pre-order sold out. After that, Apple started packing iPhone 5 for shipment. Now, Apple has started shipping the iPhone 5 directly from China.