Don't Expect Them to Remain in Stock
If you've been through an iPhone launch before you know how hard it can be to secure the exact model you want.
Once the clock strikes midnight on pre-order day, stock starts to evaporate in minutes as Apple's website and retail websites struggle under the pressure.
We haven't heard any rumors about extreme iPhone XS stock shortages (fingers crossed), but that doesn't mean there won't be issues at launch.
Bottom line: If you want a very specific iPhone XS, iPhone X Plus, or 6.1-inch LCD iPhone model ASAP, you'll want to put in a pre-order or risk waiting several agonizing weeks for your device to arrive on your doorstep.
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