I'm intrigued by the fingerprint scanner too, and whether it'll tie into mobile payments, Passbook, and even NFC, if the new iPhone has it.
Shaffzan Captain9/10/2013 4:30:31 PM
This have to be great ~
Pippo9/10/2013 4:30:32 PM
From Italy......thx cnet!!!
enano9/10/2013 4:30:40 PM
apple is changing
Melanie9/10/2013 4:30:42 PM
Love my iphone, I'd rather not apple go plastic on anything..
Roger Cheng9/10/2013 4:30:52 PM
We're about 30 minutes away from the start of the event. Stay tuned!
Glynis Knibb9/10/2013 4:30:55 PM
@EdSmith I saw your comment. I think they're just behind. :)
JWDEMON9/10/2013 4:31:01 PM
I expect better camera out of 8 megapixel actual iphone5 .... Iam ready for a better phone
Shayne Godfrey9/10/2013 4:31:46 PM
In Johnny I've we trust!!!
Terry Green9/10/2013 4:31:54 PM
Nothing I post actually goes through.......smh
Josh Lowensohn9/10/2013 4:32:02 PM
kartikindia9/10/2013 4:32:03 PM
Iphone is07 cnet we love u
Josh Lowensohn9/10/2013 4:32:21 PM
Josh Lowensohn9/10/2013 4:32:36 PM
Scott Stein9/10/2013 4:33:13 PM
Sorry I didn't snap a pic of Al Gore.
Josh Lowensohn9/10/2013 4:33:13 PM
Desperado Xiang9/10/2013 4:33:41 PM
apple pls beat android again once and for all ~
Josh Lowensohn9/10/2013 4:33:55 PM
Tim talking to CNET, live right now.
Paul Sloan9/10/2013 4:34:31 PM
Welcome Tim! Great to have you at CNET.
Jiro lara9/10/2013 4:34:41 PM
Btw im from the philippines... Thanks guys!!!
Gavin9/10/2013 4:34:46 PM
And some cheaper phones in China are already equipped with fingerprint scanner. That's NOT new in China.
SyntaxError9/10/2013 4:35:23 PM
I'd lime to see fingerprint scanner and water proofing
dog9/10/2013 4:35:52 PM
thanks cnet!!!!!!!!! hi Molly
Sadim9/10/2013 4:35:53 PM
@TerryGreen same here
james9/10/2013 4:36:16 PM
Tim looks like a doctor
TruGama719/10/2013 4:36:19 PM
Who is betting on a surprise today?
Miguel 9/10/2013 4:36:30 PM
This will make my decision if I stay with apple or go with galaxy
Franco9/10/2013 4:36:33 PM
You guys rock. Love you C net
Sundar9/10/2013 4:36:49 PM
Steve jobs god of mobile
RaulC9/10/2013 4:36:51 PM
they will beat android AGAIn!!!!
Cullen9/10/2013 4:37:31 PM
Ulika Costa9/10/2013 4:37:34 PM
I'm from Angola in Africa and I check every single day Cnet! I love CNET! They got some hot girls! :). Brian Cooley is coolest reviewer! Thank you for keeping us updated with the tech news and the How To videos.
martin_fluke9/10/2013 4:39:33 PM
Better battery life has to be in there!!!
Josh Lowensohn9/10/2013 4:41:44 PM
Josh Lowensohn9/10/2013 4:42:04 PM
About to be let in everyone.
Scott Stein9/10/2013 4:42:24 PM
Paul Sloan9/10/2013 4:42:38 PM
We're closing down comments in preparation for the event. Stick around and follow our great coverage.
Tim Stevens9/10/2013 4:51:26 PM
And we're in our seats! Let the liveblog commence.
Tim Stevens9/10/2013 4:52:03 PM
We've just been ushered in to the auditorium, which is a small and intimate venue. It's a bit chilly in here, so forgive me if it takes a moment for my fingers to warm up.
Tim Stevens9/10/2013 4:52:49 PM
My name is Tim Stevens, I'll be your host for this morning. I'm joined by Josh Lowensohn and Scott Stein.
Tim Stevens9/10/2013 4:53:31 PM
Got some fun predictions you haven't shared yet? We'd love to hear them. I'm @Tim_Stevens, Josh is @Josh and Scott is @jetscott. Send us your predictions and we'll share some of our favorites.