Boy Genius Report has been sent images that purportedly show an early October launch for the Apple iPhone 5, with pre-orders starting later this month. That’s right, it will be arriving at Sprint as well. Continue reading to see an unboxing of an iPhone 5 knockoff.

Further muddying the issue is an update to the BGR site that suggests preorders could begin this week, even though the initial report said the first week in October. All of this information was provided to BGR by a source inside of Best Buy.

[via GizmodoBGR]