AppleInsider has cfirmed that Apple is having problems with the point of sale system in at least the vast majority of its stores, leading to lg queues and cfusi for customers waiting to pick up devices.
The first reports of problems came from e AppleInsider there just before 16.00. Oriental time. We were told that customers were reimbursed for a pre-paid reservati and were told that they had to buy the device site.
Since then, the social media has started to light up with people who complain that the pre-order system is not working at all. Spot checks AppleInsider at the locatis quoted social media cfirmed unspecified and temporary issues.
Some stores report a complete crash of the point of sale system and others say that ly the pre-order and Apple upgrade program aspects were not functial.
I am in the Stestown Apple store in San Francisco. They said it has not worked for 45 minutes, and there is no estimate how lg it will take.
– sophie curtis (@sophie_curtis) September 21, 2018
This is developing. AppleInsider is updated as events justify.