1. S.meezy#CB's Avatar
    it was "charged" to my card, but it's still pending... I got a text within a minute of finalizing the transaction saying my CC was used blablabla... will continue refreshing forum, email, and virtual wallet hoping to see a change... :-\
    02-04-2011 06:23 PM
  2. DoctorK's Avatar
    OK, thanks for the help with the chat button. I guess Apple doesn't know right from left...
    02-04-2011 06:33 PM
  3. DoctorK's Avatar
    All right then... I tried chatting but the guy was a sales guy and said I had to call customer service. So I did. Here's what I was told:
    - All of these phones, shipping from Verizon or Apple are going to deliver the same day
    - Apple and Verizon have coordinated w/ shippers to make it so
    - UPS and Fed Ex may have been instructed to hold the shipments so they won't be delivered until the 9th or 10th.
    - Apple's shipments are in the US, and they have warehouses all around the country
    - For launches like this they pretty much ship 24/7 so shipment status and tracking information could be updated at any time.

    I really don't believe the part about all being delivered on the 9th or 10th. Seems like all of those Verizon tracking numbers are legitimately going to be delivered Monday. I've got my fingers crossed for shipment status to be updated overnight. I still haven't seen the charge on my credit card - just the authorization.
    02-04-2011 07:49 PM
  4. sudbury78's Avatar
    I think they will eventually hold up the shipments for delivery on 9th or 10th. I bet verizon starts changing their notifications to its being held, etc. my 2 cents.
    02-04-2011 08:02 PM
  5. ganthonyv's Avatar
    just finished chatting with a rep over at the apple store online and he told me that the vzw pre order iphones will not be shipped early and they will arrive on the 10th like us who orderd trough apple. I will not believe or get cought in the hype that those ppl that pre ordered from vzw are gonna get the phone early until some posts a pic
    02-04-2011 08:14 PM
  6. Nate1334's Avatar
    Just got an email with tracking number from Apple says it's in china though lol
    02-04-2011 11:58 PM
  7. Huskertwood's Avatar
    Just got an email with tracking number from Apple says it's in china though lol

    same here: Last Location: Shenzhen, China
    02-05-2011 12:41 AM
  8. letsgopens#IM's Avatar
    Me too, but says scheduled delivery on monday, how is that possible from china?
    02-05-2011 12:54 AM
  9. Darth-gamer's Avatar
    Wow, really? They just flat out tell you that it's coming right from China? That's interesting.
    02-05-2011 12:57 AM
  10. letsgopens#IM's Avatar
    shipped by UPS Worldwide Express, just noticed it says delivered by the tenth in another part of the tracking page, coming straight from Shenzhen, China
    02-05-2011 01:01 AM
  11. DougFNJ's Avatar
    Wow, really? They just flat out tell you that it's coming right from China? That's interesting.
    Sure do, I remember many people buying iPads had their tracking begin from China.

    Me too, but says scheduled delivery on monday, how is that possible from china?
    One night on a plane . Sadly I have had packages ship quicker from Japan than from Canada.

    Mine still shows as prepared to ship
    02-05-2011 01:13 AM
  12. S.meezy#CB's Avatar
    i'm still prepared to ship as well... :/
    02-05-2011 01:30 AM
  13. rsd36's Avatar
    Ummm mine says: Hold at FedEx Location service is not available for this shipment.

    I knew I had a Phantom iPhone.
    02-05-2011 01:36 AM
  14. glorman's Avatar
    I ordered an ipod from apple.com with standard shipping. It started in Shenzen and was at my door 2 days later. Sadly, my status is still prepared to ship.
    02-05-2011 01:40 AM
  15. sudbury78's Avatar
    Mine is also prepared to ship.
    02-05-2011 01:41 AM
  16. S.meezy#CB's Avatar
    pics or it didn't happen? lol trying to stay sane, n was srsly abt to go to bed, checked the forums one more time, and now i can't stop checking my CC online, email, and order page... thanks a lot jerks! haha :\
    02-05-2011 01:43 AM
  17. anon(4708383)'s Avatar
    FINALLY!!!!!!!!!!!!! It was about time. Apparently everyones is coming from China. Right now mine just finished doing a departure scan. How are you getting Monday? I have my delivery set for Tuesday morning at 10:30.
    02-05-2011 02:11 AM
  18. anneemonster's Avatar
    Mine also says prepared to ship...
    Tennessee likes this.
    02-05-2011 02:25 AM
  19. xfillthy's Avatar
    might have to punch my macbook....or myself if i dont get a tracking #
    this weekend lol smh
    02-05-2011 03:14 AM
  20. caribouranch's Avatar
    I ordered at 3am on Apple.com at Full Retail, and here's my screenshot:

    Last edited by caribouranch; 02-05-2011 at 03:20 AM.
    02-05-2011 03:16 AM
  21. Fulanito83's Avatar
    I got my confirmation at 3:26 AM and it is also coming from China. Looks just like the thread above... Now I'm a happy guy...
    02-05-2011 03:30 AM
  22. glorman's Avatar
    Got mine at 3:21. Tuesday by 10:30 AM. Tuesday can't come fast enough!
    02-05-2011 06:24 AM
  23. glorman's Avatar
    Here's a fun way to kill time until your phone arrives. My phone would travel 11,361 miles and take 149 days 22 Hours if delivered on foot/kayak!

    02-05-2011 07:05 AM
  24. drj400m's Avatar
    Got my shipping verification this am before I woke up. Coming from China and scheduled to arrive Tuesday by noon. I'm just glad it shipped! Can wait till the 10th if that's what happens.
    See you guys then!
    02-05-2011 07:23 AM
  25. DoctorK's Avatar
    I got both shipping confirmations as well! Departure scan from China 2/5 2:45pm, scheduled for delivery Tuesday by 10:30am. So much for the information that 1) they are all in the states and 2) they will all be delivered the same day. But I'll take Tuesday over Thursday!
    02-05-2011 08:09 AM
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