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Report: Best Buy drops ball on iPhone 5 preorders

Best Buy won’t be fulfilling all iPhone 5 pre-orders at launch, according to an internal memo posted by 9to5Mac. Delivery of these unfulfilled pre-orders is now being promised as “no later than 28 days from launch,” noting that the company could not fulfill all pre-orders “based on current inventory allocation.” Customers who won’t receive their phone today were sent an email explaining the details.

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i was the first in line at my local best buy to order 2 black 64gb, and i didn’t even get an email saying that i would or wouldn’t get my phone today. i’m a little bummed cause i have a $400 buy back gift card that i want to use…..............

Posted by mel on September 21, 2012 at 3:35 PM (CDT)

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