1. gdfelaz99's Avatar
    I ordered on Verizon, got to the end and got a screen saying that my order was pending while they checked my credit card info. I never got a confirmation email. Should I wait or try to order the phone?
    09-14-2012 03:26 AM
  2. lazzam81's Avatar
    Success, well partial success, ordered wife's 64GB in Black from the Apple Store, but can't order one for me since the shipping address does not match the billing address, guess I'll wait until a couple weeks after launch day.
    Verizon site said the same thing. I submitted it anyway and it went through even tho my credit card billing address was different. Hopefully they do not cancel my order.
    09-14-2012 03:27 AM
  3. OTACORB's Avatar
    Already got my email order confirmation after having ordered via the Apple App. Sweet!
    09-14-2012 03:27 AM
  4. rpol86's Avatar
    Preorder my iPhone 5 64 GB Black via Apple Store App here in Canada. No option to pick a Nano SIM card, guess I need to hunt one down at Fido?
    I believe it comes with it, on my email confirmation it said it under additional items
    09-14-2012 03:27 AM
  5. CMeyer2001's Avatar
    AT&T 32GB White iPhone 5 ordered from Apple website!!
    09-14-2012 03:27 AM
  6. DMBAdict04's Avatar
    I ordered one for myself and my wife on Verizon...

    I was a bit confused because we had unlimited data but it never allowed me to switch to the share plan. It just offered a la carte data options with our existing minutes. So it recognized that unlimited was no longer an option going forward but it didn't allow me to change the plan as a whole.

    I guess I'll be going into Verizon/calling them to see what's going on. Anyone that can explain?
    09-14-2012 03:27 AM
  7. Rrho3246's Avatar
    Got order processed email
    09-14-2012 03:27 AM
  8. Redshirt's Avatar
    question!

    do they preload it with your nano sim/number? and all you have to do is turn on the phone and activate that sim card? so the one i have now dies after nano sim activation?
    My recollection is you activate it with iTunes. But yes, once activated, your old phone's no longer useable as a phone. I still use my 3G for a backup MP3 player...
    09-14-2012 03:27 AM
  9. msallydee's Avatar
    now I'm wide awake....was anyone else nervously sweating while each new page was loading in the process or ordering? lol
    09-14-2012 03:27 AM
  10. EdsNotHere's Avatar
    Easy as pie on the app store app on my phone. Black 16 gb for AT&T delivered next Friday
    09-14-2012 03:27 AM
  11. emozdashietxp's Avatar
    the best way for me was open incognito tab for att/apple and i just preordered on both to see which one was faster. both worked perfectly fine. it was definitely scary. it was wayyyy too smooth i my opinion hahah
    09-14-2012 03:27 AM
  12. andsoitgoes's Avatar
    Oh man, apple is still down. Do they ever not botch this?!

    At least the app works!!
    09-14-2012 03:27 AM
  13. gdfelaz99's Avatar
    Nevermind. Just received confirmation email. Awesome!
    09-14-2012 03:27 AM
  14. zschiffman's Avatar
    got through on app. retail on vzw unlimited data.
    says $30 activation fee which i dont believe and will fight if i get charged.
    verizons site tried to make me change data plans, but only on iphone5, not any other full retail phone...but when u preorder through vzw it is a separate site than the main phone ordering site so i think its just a glitch

    night all!
    09-14-2012 03:28 AM
  15. bgesullo's Avatar
    sprint servers crashed i think- anyone get though?
    I did it through apple with no issues and am a Sprint customer
    09-14-2012 03:28 AM
  16. iRy757's Avatar
    Apple site won't work past "existing" customers.


    Sent from my i4 using Tapatalk
    09-14-2012 03:28 AM
  17. MichelleRo's Avatar
    So I don't see any Bell pre-orders. Rogers is down for maintenance. Sprint is dead. AT&T is fine. Verizon is fine. Anyone else?
    AT&T appears to be fine until you go through the process and it tells you either an "error" has occurred or that they're "down for maintenance"
    09-14-2012 03:28 AM
  18. MikeDVB's Avatar
    They'll have the store on Apple.com available as soon as possible. They certainly aren't making money by having it still in maintenance mode.

    Took me about 10 minutes to upgrade my two lines with iPhone 5's once I settled on doing the Apple Store App. When you enter your Apple ID password - if you get a time out do *not* hit retry. Hit CANCEL and then hit "Check Out" again.
    09-14-2012 03:28 AM
  19. 2oh1's Avatar
    I wonder why Safari and Firefox can't log onto the Apple Store, but Chrome can. That's very odd. I'm just glad I'm done. I did have a weird hiccup where, halfway through the process, I got booted out of the store with an "Oops" page, but my order was saved and I just clicked back in to continue. And the confirmation email came quickly (though I'd prefer if it said it was a confirmation email rather than a "processing" email, but, whatever)
    09-14-2012 03:28 AM
  20. DaPhoneking's Avatar
    Congrats to all the preorderers.


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    09-14-2012 03:28 AM
  21. ECGcrackberry's Avatar
    Yeah, use the App Store app. Apple.com not even showing up for some!
    How do I do it if adding a line? Heh app wouldn't allow it says have to go to full web site which is updating This is horrible I woke up in middle of night to do this
    09-14-2012 03:28 AM
  22. laserguided's Avatar
    Anyone like me and only use 20 minutes of talk time a month? Just looking around My Verizon and thought that was interesting.
    09-14-2012 03:28 AM
  23. resplendent2209's Avatar
    Already got my email order confirmation after having ordered via the Apple App. Sweet!
    What time did you order?
    09-14-2012 03:28 AM
  24. MadRoad's Avatar
    The Apple Store website was a bust for me, but the Apple Store app on the iPhone worked perfectly.
    09-14-2012 03:28 AM
  25. nobody318's Avatar
    Had trouble, but finally got through on Apple.com! Finally time to sle...zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz
    09-14-2012 03:28 AM
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