Thanks to a noticeable upgrade the iPhone 15 proved to

Thanks to a noticeable upgrade, the iPhone 15 proved to be significantly more popular than its predecessor – the waiting time is twice as long

So far, the press has mainly talked about the high popularity of the iPhone 15 Pro Max, which, combined with alleged production difficulties, meant that customers who ordered the smartphone had to wait until mid-November. The younger model in the family is also in greater demand than the iPhone 14 last year, as the waiting time for the new product shows.

    Image source: Apple

Image source: Apple

Cited according to Counterpoint Research BloombergIn the US, customers who have now ordered the iPhone 15 through the company’s online store have to wait an average of ten days for delivery, while a year ago, when the iPhone 14 was launched, a similar period did not exceed six days was. The flagship iPhone 15 Pro Max has to wait a record 48 days, while last year’s predecessor did not go beyond 39 days in this regard.

At the same time, the iPhone 15 Plus can be purchased in the US after just ten days of waiting, compared to 24 days for the previous model, and for the iPhone 15 Pro model, the delivery waiting time has been reduced from 34 to 25 days.

As experts note, waiting times for the iPhone 15 in China were four times higher than a year ago for the iPhone 14. The flagship model iPhone 15 Pro Max also remains the most sought-after purchase in the local market. According to Counterpoint Research representatives, even taking into account the recent loud debut of Huawei Mate 60 Pro.

At the same time, there is no increase in price in the secondary market, although, as a rule, in times of shortage there are many who want to resell a smartphone purchased for this occasion at a higher price. In China, for example, the price premium on smartphones in the iPhone 15 family remains relatively modest. Many Apple customers prefer to use the trade-in service; secondary market offers are not suitable for them.

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