What is the Verizon iPhone release date?

What is the Verizon iPhone release date?

UPDATE: Verizon Wireless and Apple will launch the CDMA iPhone 4 on February 10, 2011 at 7:00AM EST in stores. The Verizon iPhone can be ordered online starting on February 9, 2011 at 3:01AM EST.

Existing Verizon customers can pre-order starting February 3, 2011 at 3:00 AM EST. Read up on all the Verizon iPhone launch details here.

An increasing number of reports in mainstream media have cited sources expecting a Verizon Wireless iPhone launch sometime in the first half of 2011. Recent evidence points to an iPhone 4 specifically tailored to the Verizon Wireless CDMA network launching in the first quarter of 2011.

Apple's exclusive deal with AT&T Mobility to carry the iPhone in the US is said to expire in months, if it hasn't already. Verizon recently began selling iPads along with its MiFi 2200 mobile hotspot.

Watch this space for updates as soon as they are available.