Thanksgiving surprise: Apple’s over-priced cleaning cloth is shipping early

Buyers of Apple’s $19 polishing cloth may soon get to grasp the cleaning tool sooner than they thought, as the fabric accessory has started to ship early.

The polishing cloth was added to the online Apple Store on October 18, and quickly became a hot commodity, with shipping estimates rapidly stretching into December then January within days of its launch. It now appears that for some lucky customers, they may get their orders much quicker than Apple initially forecast.Reader Paul M. got in touch with AppleInsider to say their cleaning cloth order has shipped early. “Mine just shipped – was estimated Dec 9” the email reads.

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