iPhone 5s Shipping Times Improve to 3-5 Business Days

Apple has ramped up its iPhone 5s production as shipping times have improved drastically for online orders, now shipping within 3-5 business days. Exactly one week ago this timeframe improved to 1-2 weeks from 2-3 weeks, as Apple looks to fill its holiday demand for its top of the line smartphone.

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The shipping estimates have changed drastically compared to the device’s original launch, when gold models sold out online within 10 minutes on Apple.ca and later had estimates of 2-3 weeks. An earlier report today suggested Apple’s supplier Foxconn has reportedly stopped iPhone 5c production at one of its factories to rather focus on the high-end iPhone 5s instead. These improved shipping estimates could suggest Apple definitely is ramping up supply for the holiday period.