Apple is currently shipping iPhone 7 in Jet Black color variant the same day. This means if you place an order for the Jet Black color model of iPhone 7, the Cupertino-based tech giant will ship the phone on the same day.
However, you have to wait for few business days for the shipment of iPhone 7 Plus in the Jet Black color variant. The delay will be for both 128GB and 256GB models including unlocked and mobile carrier locked units of Phone 7 Plus. If you place your order now, you will get the delivery between December 21 and 23. Right now, you will not be able to pickup iPhone 7 Plus Jet Black color directly from stores.
The main point to note that if you buy Jet Black color of iPhone 7 and 7 Plus, they are sensitive to abrasions. Even though you can protect the handset with a case, there is no point in purchasing a Jet Black color model to cover it.
You can even buy other color models and cover them with the case. If you buy Jet Black color variant, then there should not be any damages. However, you can buy transparent cases to cover the iPhone 7. This will not only protect the phone but also reveals the real beauty of Jet Black color.
If you are not opting for an online purchase, you can consider visiting your nearest Apple Store, experience the Jet Black color before making a purchase. Before that, you need to verify the location of Apple Stores in your area for the exact availability.
If you navigate to Apple store, you will be able to see that both iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus in Jet Black color will be delivered tomorrow. If you prefer a pickup, you can do it right now after proper verification. While iPhone 7 is available at $749, the iPhone 7 Plus is priced at $849.