Lead occasions for iPhone 15 fashions have dropped for the second week in a row, an availability tracker claims, however there’s worry that the adjustments might point out a weaker mixture of iPhone fashions for 2023.
On October 1, the third week of J.P. Morgan’s Product Availability Tracker revealed a dip in supply lead occasions for the iPhone 15 and iPhone 15 Professional strains. One week afterward October 8, the tracker seen by AppleInsider has provided the same report.
The typical international supply lead occasions now observe the iPhone 15 and iPhone 15 Plus at 15 days apiece for Week 4, versus 17 days every in Week 3. The iPhone 15 Professional stays static at 29 days, whereas the Professional Max is down from 46 days to 35 days.
By comparability, the at-home timing for the iPhone 14 vary tracked at 2 days, 6 days, 33 days, and 40 days for the respective fashions.
The report factors out that the upper common days for the non-Professional fashions in 2023 versus the 2022 editions, in addition to the decrease common lead occasions for the Professional counterparts, will not be a great signal, particularly for 2 successive weeks of decline.
International iPhone availability tracker lead occasions in days (J.P. Morgan)
The decrease figures are “reinforcing the chance of elevated lead occasions for the high-end iPhone 15 fashions instantly following the launch having been pushed by early order momentum and/or provide availability, which is now fading,” the be aware states. It could additionally point out that the “mixture of gross sales inside iPhone 15 Sequence is monitoring weaker than prior launches, with the next proportion of volumes being allotted to the low-end fashions.”
On a regional foundation, the US lead occasions for the non-Professional fashions are static at 15 days every, with the Professional as much as 29 days versus 28 days in Week 3, and the Professional Max dropped from 54 days to 36 days.
In China, iPhone 15 and Plus lead occasions at the moment are all the way down to 14 days and 15 days respectively from 21 days one week prior. The Professional is once more caught at 29 days, and the Professional Max went down from 43 days to 36 days.
Over in Europe, Germany lead occasions have been static at 15 days for the non-Professional fashions whereas the Professional and Professional Max went all the way down to 30 days and 37 days respectively from 32 days and 42 days.
Within the UK, the iPhone 15 and 15 Plus once more stayed static at 15 days every, with Professional down from 28 days to 26 days, and Professional Max down from 44 days to 33 days.