Reminescent of 10.5, which was supposed to ship in 2006 and became shipworthy in a month or so ago.
So I find this very plausible:
iPhone 2.0: The glory wore off in wash - (37signals)September is not all that far away, so people who aren't in a great rush may be wise to wait for 2.1. I generally get bit by every possible bug, so my experience ought to be a good guide. That should be out in a week or so.
...A couple of weeks before the iPhone 2.0 release, my friends at Apple were telling me that it wasn’t ready. Apparently they were right. They also said that the next iPhone OS release, scheduled for September, would be a vast improvement...