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Old Jan 5, 2013, 11:27 AM   #1
utekineir
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Feeler/advice 2,8 Octo Mac Pro

2.8 octo early 2008 mac pro, bought new, box manuals etc.
10gb ram
base ati 2600 video card
intel 320 128 gb ssd
esata card
assorted other large platter hard drives to potentially include from 500 gb to 2 tb.
magic mouse or magic trackpad


any ideas on an asking price range to start at?

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Old Jan 5, 2013, 12:02 PM   #2
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As a starting point, you can check Mac2Sell, eBay (including completed sales), or Amazon for prices of similar models, to get an idea of what a reasonable price may be. Then adjust the price to account for condition, configuration, remaining AppleCare coverage (if any), etc.
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Old Jan 5, 2013, 01:16 PM   #3
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I would said....

$750-900 tops, depending in what do you give to sweeten the deal, good care of the machine, and no cosmetic/functional issues in the equipment.

Take in account shipping costs/fees if selling through an online site. And be aware that the second-hand market is more price-wise, than hardware-wise, with too many buyers searching the lower $ (price) than hardware improvements/add ons.

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