BLOG: Apple's iPhone event is near: 5 predictions Jared Newman | Sept. 28, 2011 Apple will put an end to the rumors and introduce its next iPhone on October 4. Prediction #5: Sprint Gets Love Between the Wall Street Journal's unnamed sources, Bloomberg's unnamed sources, and Sprint's internal memos telling employees to keep quiet, a Sprint iPhone 5 seems like a good bet. T-Mobile, on the other hand, probably won't be part of Apple's announcement. When asked if T-Mobile would be getting the next iPhone, T-Mobile CEO Cole Brodman recently said, "To my knowledge, not in October." Previous Page 1 2 Sign up for CIO Asia eNewsletters.