Originally Posted by 6charlong
If this release is like previous ones the first we'll each know that our Kindle is being readied will be when we see a serial number show up after the Paperwhite icon on the screen for "Manage Your Devices."
If I remember right that happens a short time before it changes to show "Shipping".
Plus "Not yet Shipped" will first change to "Shipping Soon" meaning that it is being processed. Then it finally changes to "Shipped."