SAN FRANCISCO—June 9 said:iPhone 3G will be available in the US on July 11 for a suggested retail price of $199 (US) for the 8GB model and $299 (US) for the 16GB model in both Apple and AT&T’s retail stores and requires a new two year contract with AT&T for qualifying customers. iPhone 2.0 software will be available on July 11 as a free software update via iTunes® 7.7 or later for all iPhone customers. For further information about iPhone 3G pricing and availability in the US and internationally, visit http://www.apple.com/iphone.
Source - http://www.apple.com/pr/library/2008/06/09iphone.html (8th Paragraph)
There it is everybody, the FIRM date for 2.0.
It is definitely not becoming available to the public this Friday.
If this has been posted before, I apologize.