Pre-Ordered iPhones Outnumber Supply

iPhone 5cThe reveal of the new iPhone 6 has people racing to pre-order Apple’s latest product. However, it has become so coveted the number of orders has exceeded the supply of actual devices.

A record four million iPhone 6s have been ordered to date, which is nearly double the amount of the iPhone 5 in 2012. The company predicts first weekend sales will reach up to 10 million. Due to the amazing online numbers, some users will have to wait until next month to receive their phones. Deliveries will begin September 19th and continue through October.

The iPhone 6 and 6 Plus boast larger screens and longer battery life. The device will go on sale in the United States, Australia, Canada and a few other countries starting September 19th. AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile US, Verizon Wireless and some Apple-authorized resellers will begin selling the devices at that time as well.