So much for the 4S be a snoozer.... http://www.marketwatch.com/story/apple-says-iphone-4s-pre-orders-break-record-2011-10-10 quote: Apple Inc. said Monday that pre-orders of its newly announced iPhone 4S topped the 1 million mark in a single day easily surpassing the previous record set by the iPhone 4 last summer. ... Apple said pre-orders for the 4S topped the 600,000 received on the first day for the iPhone 4, which has been the companys best-selling iPhone to date. The iPhone 4S becomes available for shipping Oct. 14. Late Friday, wireless carrier AT&T T +1.27% that its own pre-orders for the 4S topped the 200,000 mark. The phone will also be available in the U.S. via Verizon Wireless VOD +2.78% VZ +1.05% and Sprint Nextel S -7.05% , though neither of those carriers have publicly disclosed pre-orders for the device.