MacNN | US, Canadian iPhone 5 shipping times improve to 2 weeks
Mac News Network View: Standard | Headlines | Categorized | Slim
Mac News Network
Mac News iPod News Reviews Forums
 

Desktop Headlines
US, Canadian iPhone 5 shipping times improve to 2 weeks
Tuesday, November 20, 2012 @ 9:43am

US and Canadian shipping times for the iPhone 5 have shrunk to two weeks at Apple's online store, checks show. It was only last week that times improved from 3 to 4 weeks to between 2 to 3. Apple may, however, be working suppliers hard to ensure it meets holiday demand for the iPhone 5, both online and at retail.



In particular Apple may be hoping to have units ready for Black Friday. Although they don't discount iPhones for their annual Black Friday sales, Apple Stores will still likely be hit by a wave of people wanting to buy the 5 as a gift. The best option may be using Apple's in-store reservation system, which lets people secure a phone at an Apple Store the night before.

Comments on this Article
Print Friendly Version
Email to a Friend
Add MacNN to Your RSS Feeds
Buy from the Apple Store


Related Stories:

Today's MacNN Stories:

  • Briefly: HomeKit gadgets to ship next week, new Manhattan Apple Store - 5:46 PM EST
  • Forums: MacBook Air strange issues and more - 4:21 PM EST
  • Apple deals: up to $600 off MacBook Pros - 4:20 PM EST
  • Hands On: Google Photos 1.0.0 (iOS) - 4:08 PM EST
  • Apple Game Roundup: Subject 13 launch, Chivalry Community Fest, more - 2:42 PM EST
  • Hands On Simple Machines 1.0.1 (iOS) - 2:40 PM EST
  • Daily Deals: $800 MacBook Air, 5TB external storage, hard drive bundle - 2:33 PM EST
  • Lyve Cam unveiled as 4K-shooting camera that uploads to cloud storage - 12:57 PM EST
  • Briefly: Apple retakes top brand from Google, best service from CR - 11:57 AM EST
  • Mac Game Review: Total War: Shogun 2 Collection - 9:33 AM EST
  • MacNN Deals: Protect yourself from losing your smartphone data - 8:30 AM EST
  • Hands On: HTML Studio 3.5 (iOS) - 8:00 AM EST
  • Jawbone sues Fitbit over claims it stole confidential information - 7:12 AM EST

    Today's iPodNN Stories:
  • Google I/O: Project Vault puts computer into microSD card - 4:52 PM EST
  • FCC proposes addition of broadband, modernization of Lifeline scheme - 10:58 AM EST
  • Google I/O Briefly: Chromecast updates, HBO Now, offline app modes - 9:05 PM EST
  • Google I/O: Google Now on Tap to provide context-aware suggestions - 3:52 PM EST
  • Google I/O: Android M previewed with Android Pay, other improvements - 1:16 PM EST
  • No comments posted on this story yet. Please post yours.
    Your Comments
    In order to post comments, you must be a registered member of the MacNN Forums and logged in. Please login with your MacNN Forums username and password.

    MacNN Forums Login:

    MacNN Forums Password:

    Not a member of the MacNN forums? Register now for free.