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This article was published on September 15, 2016

You won’t be able to purchase an iPhone 7 Plus on launch day

You won’t be able to purchase an iPhone 7 Plus on launch day
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Josh Levenson is an avid technology enthusiast who writes news and the occasional how-to article. He's also a self-proclaimed sneakerhead an Josh Levenson is an avid technology enthusiast who writes news and the occasional how-to article. He's also a self-proclaimed sneakerhead and has been an Apple fan for as long as he can remember.

If you’re planning to visit your local Apple Store on Friday to purchase a shiny new iPhone 7 Plus, you may want to think again.

The Cupertino company has revealed today that it has completely sold out of its initial stock of the handset.

Apple will, however, have a limited quantity of the iPhone 7 in all colors except Jet Black available for customers to pick up in its retail stores.

As you’d expect, they’ll be sold on a first come, first served basis — so you’ll need to get there as early as possible to give yourself the best chance of bagging one.

The firm is advising customers who are looking to purchase an iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus through a carrier to check with them for availability first, before placing an order.

It certainly looks like there’s a huge demand for the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus.

Unfortunately, we’ll have to wait a little longer than usual to find out exactly how many people have bought one as the company isn’t going to be releasing any first-weekend sales figures.

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