iPhone 5 release date: Yerba Buena Center prepared for iPhone launch

According to 9to5mac, an Apple logo and exterior banners are going up these days at the venue.

The sixth-generation iPhone will sport a larger 4-inch screen, a smaller dock connector, 4G LTE connectivity and a thinner form factor.

September 12 has been announced as the official launch date of the device, with shipments expected to kick off nine days later.

The site posted several photos showing that preps are underway at the Yerba Buena Center.