Apple iPhone 8 Pre-Orders: Price and Country-Wise Availability Revealed
Apple has officially confirmed to start taking pre-orders for the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus models on September 15 (Friday), at 12:01am PST (3am EST) in the US. Other major markets across the world are also expected to kick off the iPhone pre-orders at the same time.
The Cupertino Company is expected to adopt the familiar strategy from previous iPhone pre-orders over the years. Early birds who place their pre-orders before the launch, are likely to receive their iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus as early as September 22 - the handset's official launch day.
Pre-order shipments for these handsets are likely to get delayed by a few weeks, owing to rising demand and supply constraints within minutes of pre-orders going live.
Prospective buyers can place their iPhone 8 pre-orders via Apple's online store or via Apple Store app. Those who have enrolled for the iPhone Upgrade Program membership will be able to pre-order the new iPhone via Apple website.
The pre-order process requires all users to select their existing carrier, the desired storage configuration, and the option to buy an unlocked (SIM-free) or carrier variant of the handset.
The unlocked versions of iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are priced at $699 and $799 respectively. Apart from Apple Store, one can also buy the new iPhones via Best Buy and other retailers/carriers starting September 22 or pre-order them as early as September 15.
Here is the complete list of countries where the iPhone 8 pre-orders will go live on September 15 (in alphabetical order):
Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, China, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Luxembourg, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, UAE, the UK, the US and US Virgin Islands.
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