We use cookies to provide you with a better experience. If you continue to use this site, we'll assume you're happy with this. Alternatively, click here to find out how to manage these cookies

hide cookie message
79,864 News Articles

Apple posts holiday shipping deadlines

If you're planning on giving the gift of Apple products this holiday season, you might want to fire up your calendar. The company has posted the deadlines for customers to order products if they want to receive them before Christmas.

Purchasers of iPads, iPods, iPhones, Macs, gift cards, and more will want to take a look at the list, which provides dates for both next day shipping as well as free standard shipping. In most cases, you still have a few days left to place your order--unless, that is, you want an engraved iPad mini, in which case that ship has already sailed.

It's worth noting that many of Apple's products aren't available for next-day shipping, including the iPad mini, iPhone 5, customized Macs, and engraved products. Also, the company's new iMacs don't have a hard-and-fast shipping date; you'll need to add them to your cart to check the expected delivery date. The same is true if you want to pick up your order at an Apple Store.

Really, it's just too bad that Apple doesn't offer a same-day shipping for Christmas Eve. But there's probably one jolly old elf who doesn't mind the lack of competition.


IDG UK Sites

iPhone 6 release date, price, specs and new features: Invite confirms 9 September launch

IDG UK Sites

Nostalgia time: Top 10 best selling mobile phones in history

IDG UK Sites

How Ford designs next-generation cars at its Melbourne Design Centre

IDG UK Sites

iPhone 6 release date, rumours, video, UK price & images: iPhone launch event confirmed for 9...