Pre-Orders

Apple’s Online Store Down Ahead of iPhone X Pre-Orders

Apple has taken down their online store ahead of iPhone X pre-orders, which will take place at 12:01 a.m. Pacific Time or 3:01 a.m. Eastern Time on Friday, October 27. Apple will accept pre-orders through the Apple website and the Apple Store app. Various carriers across Canada and the United States will also be accepting...

iPhone 7 Pre-Orders Rumoured to Kick Off On September 9th

Apple’s next generation iPhone will likely be available for pre-order on September 9th, according to a well-known leaker. Yesterday Evan Blass followed up on his earlier leaks claiming that the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus would launch on Friday September 16, tweeting that pre-orders are expected to go live a week before. Confirmed: Pre-orders start...

Early 27″ iMac Buyers Receiving Notices Of “Preparing For Shipment”

Last week, we pointed out that Apple’s online store is now listing the new 27? iMac as shipping in January, as opposed to previous estimates of shipment in December. But now, some early buyers of the 27″ iMac have noticed that their order status has been changed to “Preparing for Shipment”, reports CNET (via MacRumors forums). Some MacRumors […]

China Unicom Grabs 100,000 iPhone 5 Pre-Orders On Day 1

Last week, Apple made it official that the iPhone 5 will be launched in China on December 14th. Today, country’s 2nd largest wireless carrier China Unicom, began taking reservations for the device, receiving 100,000 online pre-orders, reports The Next Web (via Sina Tech). The carrier did not charge money for the pre-orders, instead requiring an identity card and […]

China Telecom Welcomes The iPhone 5, Starts Accepting Pre-orders

As predicted in a report published earlier this month, Chinese publication The Global Times has confirmed today that China Telecom’s version of the iPhone 5 is set to go on sale sometime in December. China Telecom, the 3rd largest mobile telecommunication provider in China, has also started started taking pre-orders for the device, claims the source. China telecom’s customer […]

Apple Getting Ready To Ship Early iPad Mini Pre-Orders

Apple is already preparing to ship early iPad Mini pre-orders of Wifi-only models for delivery on Friday, November 2, the official launch date for the device, according to MacRumors who is reporting with reference to a couple of its forum reports and a Twitter user from UK and Germany respectively. Apple typically updates order status to “Preparing […]

iPad mini Pre-order Availability Now 2 Weeks for 16GB Black Wi-Fi Models

Looks like Apple Canada has sold out of its initial pre-orders for 16GB Wi-Fi models in black. The online order page now shows 2 weeks for the availability of the latter, whereas 32GB and 64GB Wi-Fi units still show a delivery date of “11/2 – 11/6”, which would mean an arrival on November 2nd depending […]

Apple Posts iPad mini ‘Estimated Delivery Date’ Map for Canada

Apple has posted an ‘Estimated Delivery Date’ map for iPad mini and 4th gen iPad pre-orders, a similar move they did for iPhone 5 pre-orders (and the iPad 3). The map is specifically geared towards those with order acknowledgements of “Delivers 11/2 – 11/6”. The iPad mini (and 4th gen iPad) launch is next Friday, […]

Unlocked iPhone 5 Pre-Orders Shipped, UPS Tracking Number Available [Update]

Just when everybody was freaking out, the inevitable has happened–factory unlocked iPhone 5 orders have received their UPS tracking numbers, and have ‘shipped.’ Our order status for iPhone 5 orders placed at midnight last Friday have shipped, and a UPS tracking number has been provided (shipping method notes: UPS Express Saver). There is no breakdown […]