iPhone 5 Pre-order Sells Out 20X Faster Than 4 And 4S, Further Highlighting Apple’s Dominance

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http://techcrunch.com – Preoders for the iPhone 5 went live at midnight tonight and, true to form, they went like hotcakes. You may remember that it took 22 hours for the iPhone 4S and about 20 hours for the iPhone 4 to sell out of its pre-order, launch-day stock. The iPhone 5 took just about 60 minutes. Yep. One hour after pre-orders went live tonight, Apple.com shifted shipping expectations from one to two weeks due to the overwhelming demand. Demand for the phone caused problems on Apple’s website and several of the wireless carriers’ sites, as many users saw error messages as they attempted to buy th (IT news)