Overall ordering process seems to go smoothly

Discussion in 'iPhone' started by Mhotep, Oct 7, 2011.

  1. Mhotep macrumors member

    Mar 31, 2011
    Ordered family new Iphones this morning. Overall the order process once the pages went live was pretty smooth. Maybe Apple has finally figured out how make the process work better on launch day, or maybe not as many people are getting the new Iphone! Either way I was impressed for a launch day.:eek:
  2. DiamondMac macrumors 68040


    Aug 11, 2006
    Washington, D.C.
    I am not surprised. 3 different carriers and IMO not as much rush as the iPhone4 when it came out = More smooth this morning.
  3. fjrabon macrumors regular

    Oct 22, 2010
    lol, you didn't read the threads from people who tried to pre order at 12:01 cupertino time. People were RAGING asking how AT&T and Apple and Sprint and Verizon could screw this up so terribly, how Apple was going to lose market share because of it, etc.
  4. unlimitedx macrumors 6502a

    Jun 15, 2010
    you werent trying at midnight!
  5. Vikinguy macrumors 6502

    Sep 19, 2007
  6. bellaisa macrumors regular

    Oct 5, 2011
  7. Mhotep thread starter macrumors member

    Mar 31, 2011
    LOL. I actually was up. Like I said once the pages went up things went smoothly. I admit it took them awhile to go live but once they did. Breezed along. A couple of pages didn't load correctly but a quick refresh is all it took. I think they either have more phones this time or not as many orders. Ussually by this time they start to announce it will take an additional week or two to get a phone.:D
  8. EmbraceTheOne macrumors 6502a

    Aug 26, 2011
  9. CosmoPilot macrumors 65816


    Nov 8, 2010
    South Carolina
    Wirelessly posted (Mozilla/5.0 (iPhone; U; CPU iPhone OS 4_3_5 like Mac OS X; en-us) AppleWebKit/533.17.9 (KHTML, like Gecko) Version/5.0.2 Mobile/8L1 Safari/6533.18.5)

    I started at 3am EST and didn't get my order confirmed until 5:25 am.

    Was not smooth at all, but since I have the iPhone 4 I wasn't too worried. I could've waited a few weeks if it came to that. I'm not sure Siri could love that long without me though!
  10. JRoDDz macrumors 68000


    Jul 2, 2009
    Apple and AT&T didn't start taking orders until around 4am EDT. I wouldn't call that smooth.
  11. Snowman3459 macrumors 6502a

    Jun 15, 2010
    Idk when all these problems were. I woke up at 3:30, went on Apple and everything was fine but I didn't go through the whole process. Woke up at 5 and checked, everything was smooth. Finally ordered it at 9, and again it was smooth.
  12. Wicked1 macrumors 68040


    Apr 13, 2009
    New Jersey
    +1 Smooth and simple, unlike last year, the only way I was able to Pre Order was thru the iPhone Apple Store App but this year jumped on apple.com and no sweat.
  13. Chumburro2U macrumors 6502


    Sep 14, 2009
    I Love L.A.

    I had to download the ATT Updater app and that went smoothly the first time. I know next year will be another cl*ster ****** come ordering time.
  14. sammyman macrumors 6502a

    Mar 21, 2005
  15. steadysignal macrumors 6502a


    Dec 21, 2010
    sorry things did not work out for you. i hope things work out for you in the future.

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