Late to preorder? No worries, the iPhone X is already being flipped at double the price


Just as we thought, anyone who wished to get an iPhone X come next Friday, will be able to do so... depending on the price they are willing to pay. In the few short hours since Apple's preorders went live, eBay was literally flooded with "any color, any carrier" offers, complete with screenshots of the order confirmation as a proof. 

Our top-notch favorite (pun intended) is the guy that is asking nearly three grand for his 256 GB silver model preorder, and is generously throwing in $125 shipping for all those poor chumps abroad that couldn't get through today. Sad, but true, now who's to bet we'll find a lot of iPhone X availability on Craigslist next Friday, too.

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iPhone X
  • Display 5.8" 1125 x 2436 pixels
  • Camera 12 MP / 7 MP front
  • Processor Apple A11 Bionic, Hexa-core, 2390 MHz
  • Storage 256 GB
  • Battery 2716 mAh(21h 3G talk time)

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19 Comments

1. Tkvdogg

Posts: 19; Member since: Oct 20, 2014

Not My Money

14. sgodsell

Posts: 7365; Member since: Mar 16, 2013

Has anyone else not figured out yet Apple's hype and propaganda machine yet? Come on, as if Apple doesn't want to sell you an iPhone that can't be delivered to you soon. Apple already has a list of their die hards which will praise and preach about Apple to anyone and everyone. Even if they have to wait for their delivery later on. Yet they can expedite delivery to those iPhone zealots that will sing and praise Apple, to spread the Apple word. Getting their preachers all singing the same Apple song. This is Apple money grab game.

2. Nathan_ingx

Posts: 4769; Member since: Mar 07, 2012

Wait, was it Apple iPhone X 10? Then, there's iPhone Ten X again. And, iPhone X (ten). Also, iPhone Ten(X). People are seriously confused!

3. worldpeace

Posts: 3133; Member since: Apr 15, 2016

No, it's iPhone eks /s

16. thedizzle

Posts: 197; Member since: Oct 05, 2017

Its a tactic my boss likes to do, add as many keywords to the title that he thinks customers would type to have our listings pop up lol

18. Humphrey.One

Posts: 33; Member since: Nov 14, 2013

iPhone Ten Ten (TEN) - the first eBay listing shown here goes above and beyond.

4. gigicoaste

Posts: 456; Member since: Feb 21, 2016

dumb is the one is paying, not the one is asking.

19. Humphrey.One

Posts: 33; Member since: Nov 14, 2013

There are people out there who value even an hour of their time way more than $2k - it's hard to just call them dumb if they managed to reach that level of financial freedom. Of course I'm not talking about silver spoons and all of those who don't really own the money they spend on that second hand preorder. And those selling their time and effort put in getting that phone first are just clever enough to know that.

5. redmd

Posts: 1935; Member since: Oct 26, 2011

I'm sure this will still be a best seller regardless of that price.

6. TerryD

Posts: 546; Member since: May 09, 2017

Seems like there are loads left at Carphone warehouse in the UK. Still delivering on Nov 3

7. KeyserSoze

Posts: 387; Member since: Oct 06, 2014

Apple should artificially short-supply new iPhones every year. It gives us scalpers a nice chance to make 100% profits off of dumb fuq iSheep who are dying to pay double for a piece of sht iPhone just so they can feel like they have some kind of self worth. xD

8. jeroome86

Posts: 2314; Member since: Apr 12, 2012

To the scalpers. Flip you.

10. lyndon420

Posts: 6788; Member since: Jul 11, 2012

Exactly. Flip them and don't buy their stuff...make them sit on their investments like idiots.

15. Man_Utd

Posts: 185; Member since: Feb 03, 2015

I'm flipping one. Who created this market? Apple! There is a high demand and limited supply. Thank you Apple!

9. Landon

Posts: 1245; Member since: May 07, 2015

The price will go up even higher. "everything is worth what people are ready to pay." - Andrea Guerra, CEO, Luxottica

11. trojan_horse

Posts: 5868; Member since: May 06, 2016

3 grand ? Wow. I think I should start doing the same thing, standing in line on the launch day of an iPhone, grab it and put it on sale at eBay for a 100% profit... Great way to make quick cash.

12. HansP

Posts: 542; Member since: Oct 16, 2011

This is notch a phone I'd buy.

13. thetruthhasbeenspoken

Posts: 83; Member since: May 02, 2017

Human stupidity truly has no limits.

17. BuffaloSouce unregistered

You can tell just by the comments on this site alone, arguing over phones

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