iPhone 5 release: Cricket and C Spire to launch the new iPhone on September 28

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Cricket Communications announced that it will offer the iPhone 5 on September 28, a week after its launch on September 21.

No information on the prices or which iPhone 5 models would be available with the company’s prepaid plans.

BGR reports that iPhone 5 won’t be available with on-contract prices of $199 (16GB), $299 (32GB) and $399 (64GB) at Cricket.

The site offers estimates on the pricing prepaid users may expect, given that the carrier sells the 8GB iPhone 4 for $399.99 and the iPhone 4S for $499.99.