In typical fashion, Apple opened pre-orders for several of its upcoming fall products on Friday at 12:01 AM Pacific time. While the initial batch of iPhone 8 pre-orders did not sell out in the first few hours, over the weekend delivery dates have slipped. In fact, now that over two days has passed, shipping times across the board have increased on the device lineup.
Apple Watch Series 3
Apple begins accepting pre-orders for Apple Watch Series 3 on Friday September 15, 2017 at 12:01 AM Pacific time. Devices ordered in advance start arriving at homes and in stores on Friday, September 22.
Apple launches the Apple Watch Series 3 on Friday September 22, 2017.
On this date, pre-orders are delivered and the latest watch hits stores. Apple Watch Series 3 uses the entire display as a cellular antenna, bringing LTE data and calling to the watch.
Apple blew the doors off its Steve Jobs Theater today with a long list of new products and announcements. The annual keynote marked the 10th anniversary of the original iPhone. Apple showed off its latest creations and explained just when consumers can expect to pre-order and receive the latest in Apple tech. In addition to the iPhone X (iPhone "Ten") and the iPhone 8, Apple delivered updates in the Apple TV 4K and the Apple Watch Series 3.
Apple is said to be putting the finishing touches on the next generation Apple Watch. According to reports, Quanta Computer has begun final testing of the Apple Watch Series 3. Once complete, the device will enter mass production in preparation for release during the fourth quarter of 2017.