If you awakened at 12:00 a.m. PT/3:00 a.m. ET on Friday, Sept. 14 to pre-order a brand new iPhone from Apple, you doubtless have some excellent news coming your approach.
Order statuses are starting to change to “Preparing to ship” when you’ve got a launch day pre-order with a Sept. 21 supply date. A cost in your form of cost and monitoring quantity will doubtless be arriving quickly.
More importantly within the lengthy term, you possibly can relaxation simple figuring out that Apple shouldn’t be going to push your transport date again, or at the least is not planning to.
In years previous, Apple has been a bit gradual to ship out monitoring numbers, doubtless because the gadgets first ship from China and have to come back over to US hubs for transport. If you are desperate to know the place your iPhone is, UPS is often the transport supplier, and monitoring by reference with an order quantity or telephone quantity may allow you to discover it.
I have never had luck finding my monitoring information just but, however you possibly can wager I will probably be making an attempt steadily over the subsequent few days. If you are hoping to get an XS or XS Max on launch day nonetheless however did not pre-order, your finest wager is probably going visiting a retailer early — however launch day provides could be restricted. In reality, a service retailer AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint, or Verizon) may be much less busy and extra up entrance about provide.
The ready game shouldn’t be almost over, however at the least you possibly can look ahead to it to change from “Preparing to ship” to “Shipped” now.