Thank You, Captain Obvious: iPhone 8 Pre-Orders to Begin on September 15
The iPhone 8 will be unveiled next week on September 12 as part of a press conference taking place at Apple’s new headquarters called Apple Park, and a new report today claims it knows the date when pre-orders for the new model will officially start.
German site Macerkopf says the iPhone 8 will become available for pre-order on September 15, which is the next Friday after the public unveiling.
And while this might be new information for some, it’s actually something that makes sense and which we predicted when the first rumors of a September 12 launch made the rounds.
Apple typically starts pre-orders for new iPhone models the first Friday after the public press event taking the wraps off the products, so the September 15 perfectly aligns with this approach. The company then keeps the pre-orders open for one week before it starts shipmen… (read more)