The Apple Store is currently down.
Apple seems to be taking its time updating all of its online stores globally, as it expects an influx of customers wanting to get their hands on their new devices.
Apple recently unveiled to the public all the gadgets they have been working on. One particular device that users have been waiting for is the latest iPhone 14 models.
If customers try to visit Apple’s online store, there’s definitely one thing they have in common, all say preorders will start at 5:00 AM PDT.
Apple Store for pre-orders
The Apple Store is currently unavailable as the company prepares for the huge influx of customers expected to purchase the iPhone 14.
Apple has been doing 5:00 a.m. preorders for the past few years instead of the 12:01 a.m. PT preorders the company used to have.
Customers will be able to place a pre-order for the latest iPhone model, which includes iPhone 14, iPhone 14 Plus, iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max, as soon as the website goes live. .
Starting prices for the new iPhone range are the same as the iPhone 13 range, despite dropping the iPhone mini models which are usually the cheaper option.
Apple will not only open pre-orders for iPhone models, but the company will also make the AirPods Pro 2 available at the same time.
The AirPods Pro 2 have been upgraded in almost every way, including better sound quality and twice the noise cancellation.
Additionally, there’s also a Transparency mode that can more intelligently block out loud sounds like sirens and road construction, and new controls that allow users to adjust the volume directly on the device itself.
Additionally, customers can place orders in the Apple Store beginning at 5 a.m. Pacific Time.
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Apple iPhone 14 models
Apple has a base model called iPhone 14 and their latest addition to the lineup is iPhone 14 Plus.
According to 9To5Google, the iPhone 14 has a main camera sensor twice the size of its predecessor and a new front camera that can autofocus and has a wider aperture. In addition, it also has a processing system called “photonic engine” which improves low-light photographs by a factor of two.
However, iPhone 14 will require users to adopt eSIM technology. Another feature of these devices will be car accident detection and emergency SOS.
The 128GB model of the iPhone 14 starts at $799. The iPhone 14 Plus comes with a 6.7-inch wide display and has a starting price of $899. Other than that, the iPhone 14 Plus offers the same features as the iPhone 14.
On the other hand, the company also offers two other models, iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max, which bring much more changes.
Both devices will be powered by the A16 chip. The A16 chip incorporates a specialized “display engine”, which allows the iPhone 14 Pro to operate in always-on mode while consuming an exceptionally minimal amount of power.
Moreover, it comes with an improved screen capable of producing a brighter picture when playing HDR content.
Apple is also promising major changes to the camera, including a 48-megapixel resolution and the ability to simulate 2x optical magnification.
The iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max will be priced at $999 and $1099 respectively. Apple said shipments will begin on September 16.
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