April 19, 2024

If you’re eager to get your hands on a new iPhone 14 Pro or iPhone 14 Pro Max, I hope you’re a big believer in the old adage about good things coming to those who wait. Because it sounds like iPhone ship times are going to test the very limits of that philosophy.

Apple’s iPhone 14 Pro models were already facing constrained supplies, pushing iPhone 14 wait times past a month for the $999 and $1,099 iPhone models that Apple started selling toward the end of September. And now it’s very possible those wait times are going to get worse, thanks to Covid lockdowns where Apple assembles its phones.