Potential purchasers of the Apple iPhone 3G handset can now for the first time purchase the Apple iPhone 3G online at the Apple website.
To buy an Apple iPhone 3G you visit the Apple website and enter your billing information followed by reviewing eligibility and pricing, and then select your AT&T rate plan.
When you have gone through this process, you choose your nearest Apple Retail Store and let them know when it suits you best to go in and complete the purchase. When you go to collect your new Apple iPhone 3G an Apple specialist will be on hand to help personalise your new handset.
Source – Apple