New Zealand's TechDay.co.nz claims to have exclusive date on the New Zealand launch date for the iPhone 5. Early October has been the recent rumor consensus on when the iPhone 5 might actually become available to customers. There has also been talk of a late September launch. TechDay.co.nz hasn't been the source of any previous Apple rumors, so we can't tell if they are trustworthy. October 9th falls on a Sunday, which seems a strange launch day. Last year's iPhone 4 launch was on a Friday in New Zealand. We've posted it on our iOS blog for interest. Article Link: iPhone 5 to Launch in New Zealand on October 9th?