The iPhone 7 release date is a week away and iPhone 7 pre-orders are now live. You can place your iPhone 7 pre-order this week through Apple and through carriers. There are even iPhone 7 deals available.
This is what you need to know about the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus pre-orders, including how to pre-order the iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus.
The iPhone 7 pre-order date arrived today and many users stayed up until midnight Pacific, or 3 AM Eastern to place an order. You can still pre-order the iPhone 7 for release date delivery and avoid lines at the Apple Store or your carrier.
Apple announced the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus on stage at a special event in San Francisco. Tim Cook announced a new Apple Watch Series 2 and the new 2016 iPhones that include many new features and upgrades.
The iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus release dates arrive just after the iOS 10 update next Friday.
Apple packs an upgraded processor that delivers better performance an unlocks new features that allow you to leverage the new iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus camera upgrades with better editing power. There are new iPhone 7 colors, a new iPhone 7 home button and many other important upgrades that make iPhone 7 pre-orders tempting.
The iPhone 7 release date is a week away, but you need to prepare for the iPhone 7 pre-order date now.
iPhone 7 Pre-Order Date
The iPhone 7 pre-orders started Friday, September 9th, allowing you to place your iPhone order now and not need to stand in a long line on the iPhone 7 release date.
You can pre-order the iPhone 7 on your iPhone using the Apple Store app or on your computer. You can also pre-order the iPhone 7 direct from major carriers and at retailers like Best Buy and even Costco.
You need to make your iPhone 7 pre-order online for Apple and carriers, but you can choose in store pickup through some options.
AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile & Verizon iPhone 7 Pre-Orders
All of the major carriers are now taking iPhone 7 pre-orders. You can login to your account and place a pre-order if you are eligible to upgrade. We breakdown the individual details — including checking iPhone upgrade eligibility below.
- How to Buy the AT&T iPhone 7
- How to Buy the Verizon iPhone 7
- How to Buy the T-Mobile iPhone 7
- How to Buy the Sprint iPhone 7
If you go to AT&T, Sprint, Verizon or T-Mobile you generally get different options to upgrade and if you are on payment plans you may need to go through your carrier to finish up a final payment.
Keep in mind that Apple sometimes offers faster delivery options for select models while carriers offer faster deliver for others. Some models are pushed out to November, so check both places before you pre-order.
iPhone 7 In Store Pickup Reservations
You can make an iPhone 7 pre-order for in store pickup. This allows you to reserve a time in line at your local Apple Store to walk in and pickup your new iPhone. You don’t need to use the iPhone Annual Upgrade plan to do this, but you can use that as an option.
You need to login and pre-order the iPhone 7 through Apple. Once you choose the iPhone, carrier and color you will be able to click on Check Availability for the storage size you want next to pickup.
Enter your zip code and then you will see a list of stores that are available to choose for pickup. You cannot do this for Black or Jet Black on most carriers.
This put you in a special line at the Apple Store and guaranteed you the iPhone model that you chose.
Speck Presido iPhone 7 Cases
Speck chose to deliver a new line of iPhone 7 cases that look and feel amazing. The new Presidio iPhone 7 cases use upgraded material to deliver better shock protection while arriving in a thinner design.
The Presidio Grip, Inked and Wallet can protect your iPhone 7 from a 10 foot drop while the Presidio Clear, Clear + Glitter and Clear + Print are tested for an 8 foot drop.
We already have these iPhone 7 cases on hand and love the look and feel that they offer.
$39.95 to $44.95 at Speck