The Jet Black Apple iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus will now ship in October or November
Some models are showing delivery on September 16th, the actual launch date for the phone. For example, at Verizon the 32GB iPhone 7 in Black will be delivered on next Friday. The Silver model will arrive a week after that, as will the Gold and Rose Gold models. The 32GB Apple iPhone 7 Plus in Black will arrive on October 5th, while the Jet Black unit with 32GB is scheduled for a November 23rd delivery.
At T-Mobile, iPhone 7 shipping times aren't terribly delayed (2-3 weeks at most) although the 128GB model in Jet Black won't ship until November. All Jet Black versions of the Apple iPhone 7 Plus are also delayed until November. At AT&T, all 32GB iPhone 7 models will arrive on September 16th. The 128GB and 256GB Jet Black units will be shipped in early to mid October. All iPhone 7 Plus units with 32GB will ship next month, while the 128GB and 256GB versions in Jet Black will ship in November.
Besides the new iPhone 7 models, pre-orders have also begun for the Apple Watch series 2. The second generation smartwatch will be released on September 16th.
source: Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile