Apple’s online store is down in anticipation of its “Hi, Speed” event later on Tuesday, suggesting at least some products may be available to pre-order or order immediately after the event.
The placeholder for the U.S. online store says “We’re making updates to the Apple store. Check back soon.”
Apple’s “Hi, Speed” event will be a virtual media event, where the company is expected to take the wraps off its flagship iPhone 12 lineup, a smaller, more affordable HomePod, and potentially other products.
We’ve heard conflicting rumors about when Apple’s new iPhone models will be available to order, but Apple is expected to stagger the launches this year, and we’re not expecting iPhone pre-orders to open immediately.
Chinese leaker Kang, who has provided accurate information in the past, claims pre-orders for the 6.1-inch iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro models could begin this coming Friday, October 16, with the first