The carrier called the device “the fastest-selling iPhone the company has ever offered.”
AT&T said that the iPhone 5 sold faster than any previous model of the smartphone.
Even Apple was reportedly “blown away” by the demand.
The company announced on Monday that pre-orders for the device hit a record 2 million in the first 24 hours, which is double the previous record set by the iPhone 4S.
Here is AT&T’s full press release.