17" Mbp - £580 saved from the UK HE Discount

Discussion in 'Buying Tips and Advice' started by majorp, Apr 26, 2006.

  1. majorp macrumors 6502

    Nov 28, 2005
    UK !!!
    Normal Price with applecare £2,278.01

    Discount Price with applecare £1,758.75

    I wasn't offered applecare for £60 when i first purchased my 15" macbook pro even though i ordered a few days after they changed there policy so when my mbp turned out faulty they gave me a £60 'good will gesture' and they let me order the 17" instead!

    gwann apple!:D
  2. mpw Guest

    Jun 18, 2004
    nice word use!
  3. miniConvert macrumors 68040


    Mar 4, 2006
    Kent, UK - the 'Garden of England'.
    Wow, grats! That's quite some saving for your troubles!

    I'm pretty sure if I could buy a 17" for £1,758.75 right now I would do!
  4. Spanky Deluxe macrumors 601

    Spanky Deluxe

    Mar 17, 2005
    London, UK
    I just had a look in the UK HE store. Strangely enough, if you choose the 100GB 7200rpm hard drive option the price goes up although it really shouldn't. It only goes up by 95p though!! Haha! :rolleyes:

    That's about half a pint down at our SU bar! Thieving Apple b******s!!

    If that bug's on your site too then I see you got the 7200rpm option. Good move!! :D
  5. majorp thread starter macrumors 6502

    Nov 28, 2005
    UK !!!
    what a rinse! i should bring them up on that......hehe

    yeah top speed 7200 for me :cool:

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