Apple enthusiasts were eagerly awaiting the pre-orders for the highly anticipated iPhone 15 series, which began yesterday. However, the overwhelming demand for the Pro models has led to unforeseen delays in shipments, leaving many potential buyers disappointed. If you’re planning to purchase an iPhone 15 Pro or one of the standard models, here’s a breakdown of the availability details.
iPhone 15 Availability Details
For those eyeing the iPhone 15 Pro, the 128GB, 256GB, and 512GB models are expected to become available between October 9 and October 14. Regrettably, there will be no option for in-store pickup during this period. This applies to the 1TB variant as well, except for the fact that it can be picked up from the Apple Store in Saket as early as September 22.
While the highly sought-after White Titanium color option has been delayed until October 20, the Black Titanium, Blue Titanium, and Natural Titanium models can still be purchased prior to that.
On the other hand, the iPhone 15 Pro Max will experience further delays, as previously anticipated. The Natural Titanium and White Titanium colors are now expected to be available only on November 8. The sole exception is the 512GB model in Black Titanium, which will be available for pickup on September 22.
As for the standard iPhone 15, the Blue color variant will be accessible in 256GB and 512GB versions on September 22, while the 128GB model may face delays until October 3. Similar shipping delays could affect the Pink, Yellow, Green, and Black color options, all of which also apply to the iPhone 15 Plus. For precise availability details, you can refer to Apple’s official Indian website.
While the iPhone 15 and 15 Plus are still expected to arrive on schedule, the delays in the iPhone 15 Pro models may prove disappointing for eager customers. Apple may also feel the impact on its sales due to these unforeseen delays. Customers who are determined to acquire an iPhone 15 Pro should be prepared to face limited stock availability in physical stores and the possibility of encountering disappointment. If you’re keen on securing one, it’s advisable to make your purchase early in the morning.
To recap, the iPhone 15 starts at Rs 79,900, while the iPhone 15 Plus is priced from Rs 89,900. The iPhone 15 Pro comes with a starting price of Rs 1,34,900, and the iPhone 15 Pro Max begins at Rs 1,59,900. For a comprehensive list of iPhone 15 series prices, you can visit Apple’s official website.
As Apple works diligently to meet the overwhelming demand for its latest iPhone series, eager customers are advised to stay updated on availability and make timely purchasing decisions to secure their desired models.