• Home
  • iPad
  • News
  • New iPad Already Facing Shortages, Ship Dates Begin Slipping Worldwide

New iPad Already Facing Shortages, Ship Dates Begin Slipping Worldwide

New iPad Already Facing Shortages, Ship Dates Begin Slipping Worldwide

If you’re still planning to pre-order the new iPad, now would be a good time. Shipping times are beginning to slip in countries across the world, and many models are now even reporting shortages in the U.S. (typically among the last countries to see shipping delays).

Shipping times for many models from the U.S. Apple Online Store are now listed as “shipping on March 19th” instead of the previous guaranteed delivery date by March 16th. Long story short, if you don’t fancy waiting in extremely long lines next Friday, you should scurry to get your pre-order in as soon as possible.

In Australia, the iPad pre-orders are set to deliver deliver between March 16 and March 22. In the U.K., orders are listed as shipping within 2-3 weeks, and all iPad models at the Japan online store are listed as currently unavailable.

There’s no doubt about it – the new iPad is proving itself to be extremely popular – and this is only the beginning. Shipping delays became one of the hallmarks of last year’s iPad 2 release, which was in short supply for over two months following its release.

Update – MacRumors reports that Apple has now completely sold out of new iPads for delivery on launch day. All new orders are currently listed as shipping on March 19th, and could take up to a week to arrive.


  1. sharon84 says:

    Just submitted my pre order for 16gb wifi white and it says it will ship by March 19 and deliver by Mar 26. Is it too long? Is there any chance that i could grab one in a retail store?before 26?

    1. Hard to say. Lining up on launch day would be your best chance.

  2. 쿠쿠티비 says:

    287448 272114I havent checked in here for some time because I thought it was getting boring, but the last couple of posts are actually good quality so I guess Ill add you back to my day-to-day bloglist. You deserve it my friend. insurance guides 599847

  3. 998269 928987You made some decent points there. I looked online for that issue and discovered most people goes coupled with with all your site. 661514

  4. 865250 691394It is rare knowledgeable folks within this subject, nevertheless, you appear like theres a lot more youre talking about! Thanks 729452

  5. 821498 651731When I initially commented I clicked the -Notify me when new comments are added- checkbox and now each time a remark is added I get four emails with the same comment. Is there any manner you possibly can take away me from that service? Thanks! 599751

  6. buy cc dumps says:

    743502 377768A quite exciting go by means of, I could not agree completely, but you do make some truly legitimate factors. 306200

  7. 강남셔츠 says:

    498671 417859I was curious if you ever considered changing the structure of your website? Its very well written; I love what youve got to say. But maybe you could a little more in the way of content so people could connect with it better. Youve got an awful lot of text for only having one or two images. Maybe you could space it out better? 705298

  8. sbo says:

    213456 598094I as well conceive so , perfectly indited post! . 662449

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.