iPhone 3G S pre-order begins

Carphone Warehouse was pretty quick off the mark when the iPhone 3G S was announced, letting customers know that they would be able to get their pre-o

However, for those who've been waiting by their browsers, the website is still listing pre-order as "coming soon" and only allowing you to register interest, which is more than a bit frustrating to say the least.

While Carphone Warehouse takes its time though, the guys at Pocket Lint have been tipped off that Mobiles.co.uk has snuck up on the inside and kicked off its pre-orders already.

Even better news is that it's offering a "guaranteed June 18th despatch", so you know you'll be one of the first to get your hands on it.

The contract pricing, duration and terms is the same as you'd get at the Carphone Warehouse, which isn't surprising really, as Mobiles.co.uk is owned by the phone selling giant.

Why CW has let it's lesser known, internet-based company get a head start is unclear, but what do we care? Get your pre-order in sharpish!