Just got an email from Amazon on my D7000 Body Only pre-ordered 25 minutes after the announcement. Is this a standard '30-day notice' or is it that I missed out on the 'first batch' or something else?
Hello from Amazon.com.
We're still trying to obtain the following item[s] you ordered on September 14 2010 (Order# xxxx-xxxxxx).
"Nikon D7000 16.2MP DX-Format CMOS Digital SLR with 3.0 Inch LCD (Body Only)"
Still want it? We'll keep on trying. To keep your order for this item open, please click the link below. Otherwise, we'll cancel your order on November 13 2010, if we haven't located it by then.
You'll still be able to cancel at any time before we ship it. If you want to cancel the item now, please click the link below:
If there are other items in your order, they'll be shipped according to the delivery estimates listed in the order details in "Your Account" (www.amazon.com/your-account).
By approving the new delivery estimate, you are letting us know that you still want the item(s) though they may arrive later than expected. If there are other items in your order, they will ship according to the delivery estimates listed in the order details in "Your Account" (http://www.amazon.com/your-account).
We apologize for the inconvenience caused by this delay.
WHY WAS MY ORDER DELAYED?
While we do our best to adhere to our delivery estimates, our inventory is constantly changing based on information we receive directly from our suppliers. Occasionally, unexpected fluctuations in supply, delays during shipping, or changes in release dates for new products will add time to our original delivery estimate.
WHAT IF I WANT TO CHANGE OR CANCEL MY ORDER?
If your order hasn't entered the shipping process, you can change or cancel it in Your Account:
If the order is "shipping soon" or "completed", you won't be able to make any changes as it's on the way out the door; we apologize for any inconvenience.
WHAT IF AN ITEM HAS SHIPPED AND I NO LONGER WANT IT?
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HOW DO I CONTACT YOU ABOUT MY ORDER?
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