Apple has confirmed pre-order details for the Verizon iPhone 4, the CDMA version of the Apple smartphone which will go up for sale tomorrow, Thursday February 3. As of tomorrow, existing Verizon subscribers will be able to pre-order the iPhone 4 online; general pre-orders will be taken from February 9, and Apple and Verizon stores will open at 7am local time on Thursday, February 10 for general sales.
Pre-order customers will be able to opt for in-store pickup or home delivery. Apple is expecting high-demand, and as such will be allocating pre-orders on a first-come, first-serve basis. The orders will be taken via Apple.com and Verizon’s iPhone page.
Pricing is $199 for the 16GB model and $299 for the 32GB model, both with a new, two-year agreement and mandatory voice and data plans. WiFi hotspot functionality will be subject to a further charge.
iPhone 4 on Verizon Wireless Available for Pre-Order Tomorrow
CUPERTINO, California—February 2, 2011—Apple® today announced an exclusive opportunity for Verizon Wireless’ 94 million customers to pre-order iPhone® 4 online beginning on Thursday, February 3 through the Apple Store® (www.apple.com) and at www.verizonwireless.com/iphone. Due to high demand, customer orders will be fulfilled on a first come, first served basis.
Beginning on Wednesday, February 9, all qualified customers will be able to order an iPhone 4 on Verizon through the Apple Store (www.apple.com) for delivery or reserve for in-store pick up beginning February 10.
Beginning at 7 a.m. local time on Thursday, February 10, iPhone 4 on Verizon will be available to all qualified customers at Apple’s retail stores. iPhone 4 will also be available at more than 2,000 Verizon Wireless Communication Stores nationwide.
iPhone 4 is the most innovative phone in the world, featuring Apple’s stunning Retina™ display, the highest resolution display ever built into a phone resulting in super crisp text, images and video, and FaceTime®, which makes video calling a reality. iPhone 4 also features a 5 megapixel camera with LED flash, HD video recording, Apple’s A4 chip and a beautiful glass and stainless steel design like no other mobile phone. Verizon Wireless customers will also enjoy new Personal Hotspot capabilities allowing them to use iPhone 4 to connect up to five Wi-Fi enabled devices.
Pricing & Availability
iPhone 4 on the Verizon Wireless network will be available for a suggested retail price of $199 for the 16GB model and $299 for the 32GB model with a new two year agreement. iPhone 4 will be available through the Apple Store (www.apple.com), at Apple’s retail stores and Apple Authorized Resellers. iPhone 4 will also be available at more than 2,000 Verizon Wireless Communication Stores nationwide, online at www.verizonwireless.com/iphone, select retail partners, and by calling 1-800-2 JOIN IN.