call options premiums are now @ a two and half month high and soaring fiexpertacrosspond according to the CBOE Apple VIX Index. so it is now better to "write" than "buy" options. i think this is something you may have missed.
Options with at least 6 month out in the money should do very well.
This will cover 2 earnings releases and upcoming products cycles upgrades plus the Holiday Season sales. Look for $85-90 strikes and profit by year end 50-100% possible.