Pre-orders for the 2017 iPhone models to begin on September 15th?

Pre-orders for the 2017 iPhone models to begin on September 15th?
A new report out of Germany says that three-days after the 2017 iPhone models are unveiled in Cupertino, the Apple iPhone X, Apple iPhone 8 and Apple iPhone 8 Plus will be available for pre-orders. A previous rumor had all three new iOS flavored handsets launching on September 22nd. So, the rumored timeline goes like this. On September 12th, Apple unveils the 2017 iPhone models, all from the brand new Steve Jobs Theater. Pre-orders will begin on September 15th with all three handsets getting launched on September 22nd.

The Apple iPhone X will have a very limited supply following its launch. Fabled Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo says to expect only two to four million units of the iPhone X to be available on the date of the launch. The iPhone X will feature an OLED panel with an edge-to-edge display. A face recognition system will unlock the phone while verifying identification for Apple Pay. Wireless charging will be an optional accessory, and the dual-cameras on back will be mounted vertically.

Besides the iPhone X, iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus, Apple will also introduce the Apple Watch Series 3 on September 12th. The latter will come with its own LTE radio and embedded eSIM, so that it can connect to the internet without having to be paired to an iPhone.

The Apple iPhone X is rumored to be priced at $999, $1,099 and $1,199 for the 64GB, 256GB and 512GB models respectively.

source: Macerkopf (translated) via RedmondPie

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12 Comments

1. Roger_The_Alien unregistered

Haha I love how no one agrees on the name. Some sites are saying 7S/7S+/8, some are saying 8/8+/Edition and then Phonearena is out here saying 8/8+/X. It’ll be interesting to see who is wrong

2. MarvzIsFallen

Posts: 646; Member since: Aug 11, 2017

Im getting two iphone x and preparing my 7+ to go.

3. RORYREVOLUTION

Posts: 3131; Member since: Jan 12, 2010

And yet some people can't stop complaining about the Note 8's price tag....

7. disatrousrainbow

Posts: 64; Member since: Oct 24, 2015

No one's jumping for joy over the iPhone prices either buddy.

4. Derekjeter

Posts: 1427; Member since: Oct 27, 2011

What ever name they decide on, to the world it will be the best phone hands down.

5. gigicoaste

Posts: 428; Member since: Feb 21, 2016

agree!! best phone with IOS!

6. Mreveryphone

Posts: 1779; Member since: Apr 22, 2014

Turning in one of my note 8's for the 8/X... Best of both worlds.

8. disatrousrainbow

Posts: 64; Member since: Oct 24, 2015

This has always been their shtick really. They announce their phones, that same week pre-orders open, and the following week they're released. That's how it was with the iPhone 7 and I believe 6S as well (that one may have released two weeks after pre-orders but I can't remember). My plan is to pre-order one (depending on how crazy the price is) get it on the 22nd and see what the Pixel 2 has to offer and ultimately either keep the iPhone 8 or return it so I can order the Pixel 2. Life's good rn.

9. CreeDiddy

Posts: 2019; Member since: Nov 04, 2011

Trying to get out of my contract as I owe $525 on my 7 Plus. I sense the FREE iPhone 8 of a promo credit $999 will happen with TMO with a trade in. All carriers will follow...

10. thxultra

Posts: 419; Member since: Oct 16, 2014

Looking forward to seeing the new apple watch with LTE. Biggest feature I like about my gear S3 is the LTE radio so I don't have to carry my phone in the gym. Looking forward to seeing what Apple brings to the table with the phone also. If the watch is water resistant (able to swim with it) and has LTE that will be pretty big.

11. MKeditor

Posts: 97; Member since: Dec 10, 2010

Looks a lot like the Samsung Galaxy S8.

12. darkkjedii

Posts: 30481; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

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