2 weeks and counting..and no 5s :(

Discussion in 'iPhone' started by Krissypantz2828, Oct 12, 2013.

  1. Krissypantz2828 macrumors 6502a


    Aug 8, 2012
    Yes pointless thread..I have one reserved at best buy. Second on the list now..and I am starting to even wonder if I need the phone now lol. I know I wanted it at week 1, then slowly through week 2 I was like "why are you getting excited over this phone?" I have the iPhone 5 and I want it for the fingerprint sensor and camera. The guy buying my phone texts me everyday asking if they got it yet LOL. Meh, here's to hoping it comes out this week. Have to wait an extra day due to Thanksgiving of course.
  2. MattMJB0188 macrumors 68000

    Dec 28, 2009
    What's funny is that I've had mine since the morning of Sep 20th. I just walked into AT&T, asked if they had any, they did, and I was on my way. No line, no nothing. :D
  3. MPclk2006 macrumors regular

    Sep 20, 2013
    hehe Its funny that he is so frustrated over something so small, but I have been there when something I ordered does not arrive in time, hope it arrives soon for you, good luck!
  4. MattMJB0188 macrumors 68000

    Dec 28, 2009
    The 5S is a nice device, but let's put it this way... I'm already bored with it. Maybe pick up the Note 3. :D
  5. redlinux macrumors regular


    Sep 25, 2013
  6. Krissypantz2828 thread starter macrumors 6502a


    Aug 8, 2012
  7. ABC5S Suspended


    Sep 10, 2013
    Count yourself lucky. Some issues with the iphone 5s and some customers are returning them
  8. Krissypantz2828 thread starter macrumors 6502a


    Aug 8, 2012
    Why? Besides the sensor and blue screen of death?
  9. PNutts macrumors 601


    Jul 24, 2008
    Pacific Northwest, US
    Which I and most everyone else has not experienced.
  10. alent1234 macrumors 603

    Jun 19, 2009

    if AT&T did partial discounts on android like they do with iphones i would have bought a note 2 yesterday and traded in my iphone 5 for it. maybe $50 out of pocket for me

    like my iphone but the NYC subway is so crowded on some lines i can't take my ipad out to read a book on the train. Note 2 fits in my pocket
  11. SumYoungGai macrumors 6502a

    Jun 11, 2013
    SF Bay Area, CA
    I ditched my gold T-Mobile order and ordered a space gray.
    Not regretting it one single bit.
  12. AFDoc macrumors 68030

    Jun 29, 2012
    Colorado Springs USA for now
    some kid has been waiting that long for a decent meal. Just wanted to toss in that little nugget of reality.

    Good luck on your long wait.... oh wait my 5s is ringing.... gotta go. ;)
  13. mknlb50 macrumors newbie

    Oct 9, 2013
    Yep. Apple May have dropped the ball for some people. Those of who are on the fence between 5S and Note 3/S4 already went over to the android camp. It is ridiculous how Apple created such an artificial shortage just to get more news coverage. Also, things are about to get worse as well considering 5S is launching in many other countries soon even with shortages in the U.S
  14. Aussi3 Suspended


    Jun 3, 2012
    Facesticks on the App store
    I just got mine at the apple store yesterday ( 64gb gold ) didn't order online just waited for the shipments to come in then pounce :)
  15. urkel macrumors 68030

    Nov 3, 2008
    Do you feel your "need" to upgrade from a 5 to 5s is more psychological than practical? I say this out of experience because after a 2wk search then I went from 5 to 5s and back to 5. Gold was pretty but the improvements just weren't that big a deal.

    I returned mine because I felt that if I were to fulfill some silly need to get a new Apple product then the iPads are going to be the more significant upgrade. So I'm putting that money towards either a retina Mini or the new hardware in the big iPad. Either of those products will be a more noticeable upgrade than 5 to 5s.

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