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Old Jan 4, 2013, 09:30 AM   #1
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Amazon seller selling a 15" MBP 2012 for £1,150.00.. too good to be true?

"Immaculate condition, open boxed unused, complete with original box and unused accessories, Minimum 11 months Apple warranty remaining. UK Apple reseller GBM Digital Technologies « Show less "

I could probably buy this and make a small profit... but is it too good to be true?
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Amazon seller selling a 15" MBP 2012 for £1,150.00.. too good to be true?

"Immaculate condition, open boxed unused, complete with original box and unused accessories, Minimum 11 months Apple warranty remaining. UK Apple reseller GBM Digital Technologies « Show less "

I could probably buy this and make a small profit... but is it too good to be true?
Have you heard the saying before: "If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is”? Buy at your own risk.
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Old Jan 4, 2013, 12:17 PM   #3
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Old Jan 4, 2013, 12:35 PM   #4
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"If you ordered monday you run the risk of missing out as these units usually sell very quickly. We sell the units at a heavy discount as units have been opened and the warranty is -1 month."

Should I buy?
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Old Jan 4, 2013, 12:55 PM   #6
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Is "probably making a small profit" really worth risking more than 1000£?
I wouldn't risk it.
I'm not. I might buy a 15" MBP from Apple - that way I know I'll receive what I buy.

When are the retina MBP's going to be on the refurbished section?
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Should I buy?

Yes, it's not my money you'd be risking.
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Amazon seller selling a 15" MBP 2012 for £1,150.00.. too good to be true?

"Immaculate condition, open boxed unused, complete with original box and unused accessories, Minimum 11 months Apple warranty remaining. UK Apple reseller GBM Digital Technologies « Show less "

I could probably buy this and make a small profit... but is it too good to be true?
IF IT SOUNDS TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE......CAVEAT EMPTOR!!

From past experience, I have found that 'immaculate' means different things to different people, and you must consider the likelihood that it would be unused if the box is open. Since you don't get to 'inspect' this laptop first-hand until they have your payment, I would think long and hard before sending my money. Personally, I wouldn't, but if you feel comfortable in taking the risk, trust your gut and go for it.
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Also bear in mind, just because those are the details he's posted on eBay, doesn't mean they're actually his. They could be posting the address of a genuine reseller when they aren't one.
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Also bear in mind, just because those are the details he's posted on eBay, doesn't mean they're actually his. They could be posting the address of a genuine reseller when they aren't one.
I guess I'll never know. Good point though. :P
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