The waterproof 5-inch handset is expected to cost around $600 and is equipped with a 21-megapixel camera and up to 256GB of expandable storage.
It's never too soon to luxuriate in a blinged-out version of 2015's hottest smartwatch. A jewelry company is already putting dibs on a diamond Apple Watch.
Mom-and-pop shops can accept next-gen credit cards early next year -- and avoid the cost of credit card fraud.
The iPhone numbers in South Korea top the preorders seen for Samsung's Galaxy Note 4 over a similar period, says the Wall Street Journal.
Customers can now order the iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3 tablets, which will be released next week.
This likely means that Apple is preparing its back-end technology to handle the preorder payload.
If accurate, that's double the number of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus units sold during launch weekend in the US and elsewhere.
Apple says it hit a record in the first day of sales. However, it confirms demand outstripped initial preorder supplies, so some customers will receive their new iPhones as late as October.
The Moto 360 smartwatch, which sold out in a matter of hours last week, will also be available again, but in limited quantities.
Despite online-store outages and other glitches, more customers have preordered Apple's two newest iPhones than ever before, the company says.