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HKFan
Nov 10, 2011, 01:51 PM
Decided on the MBA 13.3", 4GB, 256GB SSD.
Where can I get the best price?
I am eligible for a student discount.
Thanks



HKFan
Nov 10, 2011, 05:06 PM
Is there a better price than the Macmall discounted price (AI) discount?
$1454

PurpleStarfish
Nov 11, 2011, 05:37 PM
Have you checked the Refurbished section on the Apple website? I always buy refurb products from there and have saved hundreds of dollars.

wrinkster22
Nov 11, 2011, 05:46 PM
Have you checked the Refurbished section on the Apple website? I always buy refurb products from there and have saved hundreds of dollars.

the 2011 model has not arrived to the refurbished store yet.

children
Nov 13, 2011, 04:53 PM
student discount is weak imo
its better to go to a reseller and haggle abit.
I managed to get $149 off (10%) by haggling abit here and there

boy-better-know
Nov 13, 2011, 06:15 PM
Decided on the MBA 13.3", 4GB, 256GB SSD.
Where can I get the best price?
I am eligible for a student discount.
Thanks

Are you in UK or US? I am a UK student, and I'm going to buy my air tomorrow. It's 14% off for uni students.

So for me, I have gone for the 13" 128GB 4GB, should be 1099, but will cost me about 945. Which I think is pretty good. Don't need the extra GB because my iMac will handle all the heavy stuff. Can't wait for it to come :D

HKFan
Nov 13, 2011, 06:50 PM
I am in the U.S.
"Children", care to give name of reseller that will haggle for 10% off?
I called B&H and they would not haggle at all off their price which is $1499.
Amazon has it for $1498.
13" 1.7 4gb, 256 SSD

jbromer
Nov 13, 2011, 07:14 PM
I am in the U.S.
"Children", care to give name of reseller that will haggle for 10% off?
I called B&H and they would not haggle at all off their price which is $1499.
Amazon has it for $1498.
13" 1.7 4gb, 256 SSD

I always go with Amazon. With free shipping and no sales tax, their price is always lowest "out the door." Just ordered the 11" 4/128 for 1138...

Caliber26
Nov 13, 2011, 07:21 PM
It definitely looks like MacMall is the best option for now:

http://www.appleinsider.com/mac_price_guide/

children
Nov 13, 2011, 09:02 PM
I am in the U.S.
"Children", care to give name of reseller that will haggle for 10% off?
I called B&H and they would not haggle at all off their price which is $1499.
Amazon has it for $1498.
13" 1.7 4gb, 256 SSD
Hey,
Im in Australia
I got it at JB hifi Robina

David Jones had a $100 off deal, and I asked if they can beat it :)
Just gotta be nice lol

And I go overseas next week, so its close to 20% for me

Nychot
Nov 13, 2011, 09:18 PM
Try for an open box at best buy. Great bargains. I just got an early mbp base 13" for $800. :)

children
Nov 13, 2011, 09:45 PM
Try for an open box at best buy. Great bargains. I just got an early mbp base 13" for $800. :)

early 2011?

deepakvrao
Nov 14, 2011, 08:55 AM
It definitely looks like MacMall is the best option for now:

http://www.appleinsider.com/mac_price_guide/

Is MacMall reliable?

Why is the price differnt on two links at the same site?

http://www.macmall.com/n/macNavLinks-304?q=8815564

http://www.macmall.com/p/product~dpno~8815564~pdp.giecbbh?emOmni=null&source=APPINSDRMWB29068

Is this offer really ending today?

Deepak

slnko-v-sieti
Nov 14, 2011, 01:00 PM
MacMall has a special promo that they do with Apple Insider. From the website:
* MacMall is offering AI readers 3% off their already reduced MacBook Pro & MacBook Air prices with coupon code APPINSDRMWB29068

Offer expires November 18th, 2011. 3% discount factored into prices above. The discount will be applied automatically when clicking through the coupon code links above or the prices listed in the pricing matrix above. The 3% discount is reflected as "Instant Discount(s)" during checkout, after the items have been added to your shopping cart. Discount will not show up before items are added to your shopping cart. Discount can not be combined with MacMall's $10 off Mac systems offer available by phone.

I have no experience with MacMall. Personally, the savings are so slight in this scenario ($25) that I'd stick with Apple and the EDU discount. (If you're looking into MacMall as a serious option, you should make sure they don't charge shipping. It would likely negate any savings; Apple ships free.)

TheRealDamager
Nov 14, 2011, 01:40 PM
Is MacMall reliable?

Why is the price differnt on two links at the same site?

http://www.macmall.com/n/macNavLinks-304?q=8815564

http://www.macmall.com/p/product~dpno~8815564~pdp.giecbbh?emOmni=null&source=APPINSDRMWB29068

Is this offer really ending today?

Deepak

Yes - they've been around for many years.