reuters iphone 520x218 iPhone 5 shipping this September?

It seems as though Reuters has confirmed our earlier speculation on the iPhone 5’s release date as three people familiar with the matter claim the next-generation iPhone will begin shipping in September, which is normally when Apple releases its updates to the iPod lineup, instead of its usual June/July schedule.

No other details were revealed but one of the sources said that the new smartphone will have a faster processor but will look largely similar to the current iPhone 4.

Can’t wait? Check out this comprehensive infographic that pretty much sums up all the speculation about the upcoming iPhone 5.