Apple would possibly now not be promoting the AirPort Extreme and Time Capsule in U.S. retail stores, consistent with a brand new document. As first famous via MacRumors, consumers at a number of Apple Stores have reported that the AirPort Extreme and Time Capsule are out of inventory, and no less than one make stronger consultant has showed that Apple pulled all inventory from U.S. Stores.
Apparently, the 2 merchandise seem to nonetheless be to be had across the world — one thing the document speculates may well be associated with an upcoming FCC deadline of June 2 associated with router tool safety regulations. Likewise, the bottom stations are nonetheless to be had on-line for U.S. consumers, in addition to from third-party shops.
Regardless, neither base station has been up to date in a while. In reality, 2013's WWDC used to be the final time both product noticed a refresh. As we're rapid coming near this yr's WWDC, it is simple to learn into the timing of this. Then again, there have not but been any murmurings that a refresh is within the playing cards, so take that for what you are going to.