Any updates on the "made in USA" mac?

Discussion in 'Buying Tips and Advice' started by svenn, Feb 28, 2013.

  1. svenn macrumors 6502

    Aug 11, 2010
    As far as I can tell, it's been crickets since media made the big brouhaha back in December. Have I missed anything?
  2. carlgo macrumors 68000

    Dec 29, 2006
    Monterey CA
    Didn't it come out that it was really the ATV that was going to be made here, not the widely assumed new Mac Pro?

    Nobody seems to have caught this, but at the State of the Union message Pres Obama mentioned that Apple was going to make "Macs" in the US again. The camera shifted to Cook in the audience and he looked very, very uncomfortable that people were now expecting that!

    Actually I though the Pres did it on purpose to put some pressure on him.
  3. paulrbeers macrumors 68040

    Dec 17, 2009
    Not that I have heard. Rumors are there are already iMacs shipped with "assembled in USA" (not all iMacs but some). And Tim further stated that he didn't just want to stop at assembly here in the US, but didn't elaborate. He also just said "2013" which in business speak usually means Nov-Dec 2013 at best....
  4. thehustleman macrumors 65816

    Jan 3, 2013
    At the price point they should have always been made here.
  5. LeandrodaFL macrumors 6502a


    Apr 6, 2011
    It makes no diference, cause prices and quality will remain unchanged
  6. glenthompson macrumors 68000


    Apr 27, 2011
    I thought it was the Mac Mini that was going to be made here.
  7. svenn thread starter macrumors 6502

    Aug 11, 2010

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