AT&T sets sales record for iPhone 5

  • U.S. mobile provider AT&T announced on Monday it had set a sales record with Apple's iPhone 5 over the weekend, making it the fastest-selling iPhone the company has ever offered.

    Customers ordered more iPhones from AT&T than any previous model on its first day of pre-orders and over the weekend.

    AT&T did not disclose the number of iPhones sold.

    The company said the iPhone 5 was still available for pre-order and would hit the shelves on September 21 in AT&T retail stores.