In what is likely a herald of iPad Air sales starting soon, Apple stores have reportedly been receiving large-scale shipments of new devices, and marketing materials.
Bloomberg‘s Mark Gurman tweeted on Friday that he’d learned that shipments of new devices were now arriving at Apple stores and were marked for opening at a later date. He points out that the boxes likely contain the newly announced fourth-generation iPad Air, and that it would be too early for the anticipated “iPhone 12.”
Shipments of new devices have started landing at Apple stores for opening at a later date — likely the iPad Airs going on sale this month. Too early for the iPhones.
— Mark Gurman (@markgurman) October 9, 2020
The “iPhone 12” is suspected to be unveiled on October 13, at their recently announced “Hi, Speed.” event. If it were to follow previous events, the new iPhones would be