Anyone Else Sick Of 3G Waiting?

Discussion in 'iPad' started by Cigsm, Apr 15, 2010.

  1. Cigsm macrumors 6502a

    Jan 22, 2010
    It's starting to get ridiculous that at this point we don't even have a date? What is the point of not at least giving us a date? Late April could be today or any other day in the next 2 weeks. Why not just say April 30th? (or whateveR)
  2. martuska macrumors newbie


    Apr 11, 2010

    Steve loves keeping US geeks in suspense, way to go...NOT!
  3. mcdj macrumors G3


    Jul 10, 2007
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    You've gone <insert your age here> years without an iPad. You can wait a few more days/weeks.
  4. mrcc macrumors regular

    Apr 10, 2009
    It gives me more time to save for the ipad 36 i just need. 50 dollars more.:eek:
  5. calderone macrumors 68040


    Aug 28, 2009
    What part of late April don't you understand?

    Late April would not include today, that is what we like to call Mid-April. During the week of the 25th is when late April begins. If they meant today or after they would have said something like: second half of April.

    You act like you have been waiting an eternity, chill out. There are enough of these threads already.
  6. anthonymoody macrumors 68020


    Aug 8, 2002
    Late April means any day from now until April 30 ;)

    Besides, I'm really happy that all the wifi guys and gals are working through workflow issues, app testing, etc.

    Hopefully by the time the 3G's ship the devs will be hard at work polishing up apps, squashing bugs, etc...
  7. leomac08 macrumors 68020


    Jul 12, 2009
    Los Angeles, CA
    You've gone <19---almost 20> years without an iPad. You can wait a few more days/weeks.:p
  8. mayassa macrumors regular

    Mar 29, 2008
    I just placed mine on order today and it pulled the 870 out of my account and my page on status says not yet shipped and bellow says shipping?:confused:
  9. mizvalorie macrumors regular

    Mar 22, 2010

    I agree. I am ready for my iPad!!! And no I can hardly wait another day for it! :D
  10. Dataquest macrumors member

    Jun 18, 2007
    I'm with ya, man, they need to give a date. We need something tangible to cling to. ;)
  11. GregGebhardt macrumors 6502

    Feb 5, 2010
    I am willing to bet they just put a hold on the fuinds that will go away in a few days. Mine was ordered the first day you could along with my WiFi and the 3G unit does not show shipping and nor does yours!:eek:

    End of the month if in the USA and you ordered early. They may not have enough to fill all the USA orders if you are just now ordering.

    The EU people are SOL:p
  12. calvin2006 macrumors regular

    May 15, 2006
    Phoenix, AZ
    It would be nice to get a ship date, but at least in the latest press release they said they would deliver the 3g iPads by the end of April. I assume that means they'll ship within the next 10 days or so. The other thing is that it's pretty obvious Apple is having problems keeping up with demand, so they might not know yet specifically what day they'll be able to ship the first batch. I imagine they have it narrowed down to within a few days (ie., Late April), but they haven't set a specific date yet. Having worked in manufacturing, I know how difficult nailing down these specific dates for this kind of shipment can be.
  13. Sleazy E macrumors 65816

    Sleazy E

    Nov 24, 2009
    just think about it this way... when you finally get it, your satisfaction will be that much sweeter.
  14. Nash Bridges macrumors regular

    Nash Bridges

    Apr 2, 2010
    San Francisco
    Don't be impatient. It isn't like you already had one and are waiting for its replacement.
  15. Pushkar macrumors 6502a

    Jun 9, 2009
    SW London, UK
    Your sick? We don't even have any iPads till late May and they will be delayed again because of you americans! :mad::mad::mad: :cool: :apple:
  16. mayassa macrumors regular

    Mar 29, 2008
    Hold on the whole amount? Then the order says Ships: shipping
  17. rkdiddy macrumors 65816


    Mar 19, 2008
    OC Baby!
    I'm guessing these won't be in stores until after the 15 day return window for Apple. Just a thought.
  18. mayassa macrumors regular

    Mar 29, 2008
    This sucks just went to Ships: Late April on my order :(
  19. eneisch macrumors 6502a

    Jul 11, 2008
    I was doing OK with waiting for my 3G, but this weekend I got a chance to play with a friends Wifi and must say I got a bit jealous. Now I check MacRumors a couple of time a day waiting for news of a 3G release date. Anticipation is starting to drive me nuts!!! On top of that Apple shipped me the case last week and it's sitting all alone on my desk :( ARGHHHHHHH!!!!!
  20. edlex macrumors 68000


    Apr 14, 2010
    I bet some of this delay is also att's fault. They're probably getting all the marketing for their stores together along with fortifying their systems for the few hundreds of thousands of people that are about to suck tons of bandwidth from their systems.
  21. bjobes macrumors regular

    Jul 21, 2008
    I'm so sick of waiting I canceled my 32GB order.... and ordered the 64GB. So screw it I showed them whats happens.:eek:
  22. xROBERTxDAVISx macrumors regular

    Apr 11, 2010
    Aberdeen, Scotland
    At least the people in america can get wifi ones just now. The rest of the world cant even get them so stop being so greedy. No wonder americans always get called greedy ¬_¬
  23. Dammit Cubs macrumors 68000

    Dammit Cubs

    Jul 31, 2007
    Late april means late april..........not April 15th. More like April 26 to April 30th
  24. Scott-n-Houston macrumors 6502a

    Apr 27, 2008
    Houston (duh)
    It IS like that for me! I bought the wifi version and liked it so much that I returned it a day later knowing for sure I wanted the 3G connectivity. When I saw how much I liked it, I knew I'd have uses out and about where wifi is not an option. So, YES, I have had one before and this wait is maddening! ;)

    PS. I only kept it a day because I figured that if I used it for a week or so, my chances of getting the restocking fee would be low.
  25. trevreyno macrumors member

    Sep 17, 2007
    Late April=end of May for non-Americans:rolleyes:

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