As expected, Apple has begun accepting online pre-orders for the iPhone 6 and the iPhone 6 Plus in a number of countries around the world, including the United States, Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, Puerto Rico, Singapore, and the UK.
The Online Apple Store was previously showing a new “We’ll be back” message, meaning there is a maintenance associated with new products launch.
Now the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus are available for pre-order on Apple’s online store. A few U.S. carriers, including AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile, and Sprint are also accepting pre-orders for the smartphones. Several retail stores like Best Buy, Target, and Walmart are also expected to start accepting iPhone 6 and 6 Plus pre-orders soon.
The 4.7-inch iPhone 6 is available for pre-order starting at $199 for the 16 GB model. The company doesn’t offer 32 GB option this year, replacing it by a larger 64 GB model available at $299 and a new 128 GB version for $399.
The iPhone 6 Plus featuring a 5.5-inch display and a camera with optical image stabilization is priced at $299 for 16 GB model, $399 for 64 GB and $499 for 128 GB with a 2 year plan.
The 4.7-inch iPhone 6 and 5.5-inch iPhone 6 Plus were announced at a special media event on Tuesday. Both models are equipped with Retina HD displays and more powerful components like an A8 SoC, M8 motion coprocessor. The new devices are available in three colors: space gray, silver, and gold.
The iPhone 6 and 6 Plus will be available in stores beginning on Friday, September 19.