When You Can Pre-Order the iPhone 12 Mini, iPhone 12 Pro Max and HomePod Mini in Every Time Zone

Pre-orders for the iPhone 12 mini, the iPhone 12 Pro Max, and the HomePod mini are set to begin on Friday, November 6 at 5:00 a.m. Pacific Time, which is the launch time that Apple has been using since last year.

iphone 12 vs iphone 12 mini
Apple is planning to make the new devices available in multiple countries around the world simultaneously, so we've made a guide to let MacRumors readers know when pre-orders will in their country. Pre-orders are launching in more than 50 countries and regions.

  • Honolulu, Hawaii -- 3:00 a.m. HST
  • Anchorage, Alaska -- 4:00 a.m. AKST
  • Cupertino, California -- 5:00 a.m. PST
  • Phoenix, Arizona -- 6:00 a.m. MST
  • Vancouver, Canada -- 5:00 a.m. PST
  • Denver, Colorado -- 6:00 a.m. MST
  • Dallas, Texas -- 7:00 a.m. CST
  • New York, New York -- 8:00 a.m. EST
  • Toronto, Canada -- 8:00 a.m. EST
  • Halifax, Canada -- 9:00 a.m. AST
  • London, United Kingdom -- 1:00 p.m. GMT
  • Berlin, Germany -- 2:00 p.m. CET
  • Paris, France -- 2:00 p.m. CET
  • Moscow, Russia -- 4:00 p.m. MSK
  • Helsinki, Finland -- 3:00 p.m. EET
  • Istanbul, Turkey -- 4:00 p.m. TRT
  • Dubai, United Arab Emirates -- 5:00 p.m. GST
  • Shanghai, China -- 9:00 p.m. CST
  • Singapore -- 9:00 p.m. SGT
  • Perth, Australia -- 9:00 p.m. AWST
  • Hong Kong -- 9:00 p.m. HKT
  • Tokyo, Japan -- 10:00 p.m. JST
  • Brisbane, Australia -- 11:00 p.m. AEST
  • Adelaide, Australia -- 11:30 p.m. ACDT
  • Sydney, Australia -- 12:00 a.m. AEDT next day
  • Auckland, New Zealand -- 2:00 a.m. NZDT next day

While ‌iPhone 12 mini‌ and Pro Max pre-orders are launching in more than 50 countries and regions on November 6, certain countries, customers in Brazil, South Korea, and more than 25 other countries and regions will be able to order the new devices on November 20, and customers in Thailand will be able to purchase them on November 27.

Those hoping to get a device on launch day should make sure to pre-order right away, as there's no word on how much available supply Apple will have and the iPhone 12 and 12 Pro models sold out quickly. Make sure to double check the time and date that pre-orders will be available in your country by visiting your country's Apple Store page.

Following pre-orders on November 6, the first ‌‌iPhone 12 mini‌‌ and 12 Pro Max shipments will arrive to customers on Friday, November 13.

Pricing on the ‌‌iPhone 12‌‌ mini starts at $729, though many U.S. carriers are offering a $30 discount that drops the price to Apple's advertised $699 price point. Pricing on the ‌‌iPhone 12‌ Pro‌ starts at $1099. Device payment plans and special deals are available through carriers, Apple Card Monthly Installments and Apple's iPhone Upgrade Program, plus device trade-ins are available.

‌HomePod mini‌ pre-orders are launching in Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Spain, the UK, and the US, and the ‌HomePod mini‌ will be arriving to customers the week of November 16. Apple is also making ‌iPhone 12 Pro Max‌ and ‌iPhone 12 mini‌ cases available, as well as Leather Cases for all ‌iPhone‌ models.

Related Roundups: iPhone 12, HomePod mini
Buyer's Guide: HomePod Mini (Buy Now)

Top Rated Comments

Apple_Robert Avatar
12 months ago
MacRumors, you don’t need to announce to the world the order times. I prefer if most people stay asleep. The last thing I need is for my fellow forum members to get in the way of my mini. Stay out of my way and no one has to get hurt. :P
Score: 16 Votes (Like | Disagree)
TheDailyApple Avatar
12 months ago
This is the first time I decided to get an iPhone on launch day. This will be fun.
Score: 10 Votes (Like | Disagree)
slippery-pete Avatar
12 months ago
I plan to stay up all night. Few of my buddies and I will do Zoom calls. Should be exciting for sure.
Score: 6 Votes (Like | Disagree)
filmantopia Avatar
12 months ago
I call first dibs.
Score: 6 Votes (Like | Disagree)
G.McGilli Avatar
12 months ago
How does it work?

Do you configure it on their site ahead of time with the options you want - then keep refreshing until finally, the 'Continue' button is available?

Or do you have to wait and start once the pre-order time has passed?
Score: 5 Votes (Like | Disagree)
TheDailyApple Avatar
12 months ago

The former.
If you’re in the app, does it refresh itself when preorders go live, or do you need to close and reopen it?
Score: 4 Votes (Like | Disagree)

Top Stories

iphone 12 mini in hand

First iPhone 12 Mini and iPhone 12 Pro Max Orders Arriving to Customers in New Zealand and Australia

Thursday November 12, 2020 4:11 pm PST by
It's already November 13 in Australia, New Zealand, and countries in Asia which means iPhone 12 mini and iPhone 12 Pro Max launch day has officially kicked off. Customers in New Zealand and Australia are always the first to get their hands on new devices due to time zone differences, and the iPhone 12 Pro Max and 12 mini are arriving to those who preordered on November 6. iPhone 12 mini ...
iphone12minigetready

Apple Now Offering iPhone 12 Mini and Pro Max Pre-Approval for iPhone Upgrade Program Customers

Monday November 2, 2020 10:00 am PST by
With pre-orders for the iPhone 12 mini and iPhone 12 Pro Max scheduled to take place this Friday, Apple today began offering pre-approval for the new iPhone models for iPhone Upgrade Program members. Existing and new ‌iPhone‌ Upgrade Program members can use the Apple Store app on the ‌iPhone‌ to go through all of the pre-approval steps to get ready to purchase one of the new iPhones ...
apple health app steps feature

Apple Health App Data Helps Send a Man to Prison for His Wife's Death

Tuesday February 9, 2021 1:28 pm PST by
A man who claimed to be innocent following the death of his wife was found to be guilty after police used evidence sourced from the Apple Health app on his iPhone to convict him. As outlined by The Birmingham News (via Cult of Mac), Kat West, Jeff West's wife, was found dead in January 2018 after suffering a blow to the head. Jeff West claimed that she was drunk and fell while he was asleep...
maxresdefault

Reminder: New 24-Inch iMac, M1 iPad Pro, and New Apple TV 4K Available for Pre-Order Tomorrow

Thursday April 29, 2021 6:39 am PDT by
Apple today reminded customers that the brand-new redesigned 24-inch iMac, the M1-powered iPad Pro, and the updated, more powerful Apple TV 4K will be available for pre-order starting tomorrow, Friday, April 30, and will begin shipping in the second half of May. Subscribe to the MacRumors YouTube channel for more videos. In its Newsroom update, Apple didn't disclose when the new devices...
14

Here's When You Can Download iOS 14.5 [Update: It's Out Now]

Sunday April 25, 2021 10:17 am PDT by
Update: iOS 14.5 is now available. Our full coverage: Apple Releases iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5 With Apple Watch iPhone Unlocking, Dual-SIM 5G Support, Apple Maps Accident Crowdsourcing and Tons More How to Unlock Your iPhone With Your Apple Watch When Wearing a Mask Apple Releases watchOS 7.4 With iPhone Unlocking, Apple Fitness+ AirPlay 2 Support Apple Releases macOS Big Sur 11.3 With M1...
iPhone mini wonder feature

Will There Still Be an iPhone 13 Mini?

Thursday February 25, 2021 8:34 am PST by
Amid repeated signs of low iPhone 12 mini sales and cuts to production orders, whether or not Apple will release an iPhone 13 mini model later this year has come into question. The iPhone 12 mini does not appear to be selling as well as Apple had hoped, making up just six percent of iPhone 12 sales in the U.S. in October and November 2020, according to data gathered by Consumer...
oct16iP12Sale

When You Can Pre-Order the iPhone 12 and 12 Pro in Every Time Zone

Thursday October 15, 2020 10:55 am PDT by
Pre-orders for the iPhone 12 and the iPhone 12 Pro are set to kick off on Friday, October 16 at 5:00 a.m. Pacific Time, which is a new launch time that Apple adopted as of last year. Apple is planning to make the new devices available in multiple countries around the world simultaneously, so we've made a guide to let MacRumors readers know when pre-orders will in their country. Pre-orders...
iphone 12 mini pro max side by side

iPhone 12 Mini Faces Production Cut Due to 'Far Lower' Demand Than Expected

Tuesday March 9, 2021 8:21 pm PST by
Apple is cutting orders for all iPhones by around 20% compared to its plans in December, with the iPhone 12 mini making up the majority of the cutback, according to Nikkei Asia. In line with previous reports, the publication claims that demand for the iPhone 12 mini has been "far lower than Apple initially expected." The report claims that Apple initially aimed to secure components for up to ...
iphone 12 preorder purple

Apple Launching iPhone 12 and 12 Mini in New Purple Color on April 30

Tuesday April 20, 2021 10:08 am PDT by
Apple today announced that the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 mini will be available in a new purple color starting April 30, with pre-orders starting this Friday. Apple is also releasing a new MagSafe Leather Case and Leather Sleeve in Deep Violet, a Silicone Case in Capri Blue, Pistachio, Cantaloupe, or Amethyst, and a Leather Wallet in Arizona, all available to order beginning today. iPhone...
apple music june 7 post

Apple Music Announces 'Special Event' Tomorrow, Immediately After WWDC Keynote

Sunday June 6, 2021 4:28 am PDT by
In a video posted on Apple Music, first spotted on Twitter, Apple is teasing a "special event" that will take place on June 7 at 12 p.m PT, two hours after the main WWDC keynote begins. Currently not on the WWDC schedule, this event is related to Spatial Audio for Apple Music, which Apple has said will launch later this month. Apple announced that Spatial Audio, powered by Dolby Atmos, will...