9 to 5 Mac has pointed out that the shipping times for several iPad accessories have started to slip well past the iPad’s April 3rd release date. First we noticed the iPad case making a slight shift from April 3rd to Mid-April. Today we notice Apple has delayed the iPad Keyboard Dock. The product was […]
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iPad Accessory Ship Dates Begin to Slip

9 to 5 Mac has pointed out that the shipping times for several iPad accessories have started to slip well past the iPad’s April 3rd release date.

First we noticed the iPad case making a slight shift from April 3rd to Mid-April. Today we notice Apple has delayed the iPad Keyboard Dock. The product was originally set to ship to customers in late-April but now the Apple store has placed the shipping time for sometime in May.

No one knows exactly why these periferals are being delayed, but it’s a safe bet to assume that Apple is having trouble keeping up with demand for the launch rush.

It’s also worth pointing out that the iPad Camera Connection Kit (so you can import photos from your SD card or Camera directly to the iPad) has yet to become available for pre-order. Again, we can only speculate why.

These delays aren’t insufferable but they are odd. One would think it would be easier to mass produce a case for the device than the device itself.

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