Anyone Checking Retail Stores for 13" rMBP This Morning

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by pogiboi, Oct 24, 2012.

  1. pogiboi macrumors regular

    Jul 13, 2008
    Since east coast stores should be opening up soon, can anyone report on any stock that might be available? I know the 15" rMBP's were available the morning after the announcement.
  2. Interstella5555 macrumors 603


    Jun 30, 2008
  3. Rizzm macrumors 6502a

    Feb 5, 2012
    On the site it says available in store beginning October 25.
  4. mac jones macrumors 68040

    Apr 6, 2006
    Lets keep this thread active. I'm going to call a couple stores today.

    Of course the problem is the clueless retail staff (bless them). They will tell you either they've never heard of it, or flatly tell you they have no stock when there are dozens on display right in front of them

    You have to dig a bit
  5. pogiboi thread starter macrumors regular

    Jul 13, 2008
    Stores i've called have said sometime in November. One said 3 weeks.
  6. That70sGAdawg macrumors 6502a


    May 23, 2008
    N.Georgia, USA (on the Lake, near the Mountains)
    Ordered a 13" rMBP online yesterday after the local stores had NO estimate of when they will get stock. It already shipped (from China), and shows Monday delivery to my house!!!
  7. Jmacj macrumors newbie


    Oct 13, 2011
    same for me. I ordered mine last night shipped and should be here monday
  8. pogiboi thread starter macrumors regular

    Jul 13, 2008
    Any of you with orders that shipped have anything newer than a Export Scan on UPS?
  9. dehory macrumors regular


    Sep 17, 2008
  10. pogiboi thread starter macrumors regular

    Jul 13, 2008
    Just picked one up at the apple store here in Houston! They got them in with their afternoon shipment
  11. b.tuszkiewicz macrumors member

    Sep 18, 2012
    Anyone check the Eaton Centre Apple store in Toronto yet?

    I'm going to stop by after work. I'll update with whether or not they have it in stock
  12. RDAR macrumors 6502

    Oct 23, 2012
    Apple store in Mapleview Centre in Burlington, Ontario has some. I just came from it. To be honest it is nothing special just a 13' inch of the 15' released in july with less specs. Don't know what all this hype is about.
  13. SamGabbay macrumors 6502a


    Oct 15, 2011
    The 13" MacBook Pro is their best selling MacBook Pro. The hype is the retina and.... thinner, lighter, faster, better, MacBook-ier.

    It's for the pro in all of us. Obviously your not a pro.
  14. tadziak macrumors regular

    Jan 4, 2011
    Hi, any chance you might check the image for Retention? I'm sure many people here would love to know whether the 13' Macbook has this problem. Who is the manufacturer of your screen?
  15. RDAR macrumors 6502

    Oct 23, 2012
    I've had a 2010 and 2012 13' MacBook Pro. I love everything about my MacBook Pro. All I am saying is why is everyone waiting for a 13' retina that has less specs than the non retina and with a price that is ridiculous. You are better off getting the 15' retina which most people on here who waited for the 13' are now getting the 15'. And wtf is "MacBook-ier"?
  16. cokelover1 macrumors newbie

    Oct 23, 2012
    so will we be able to order one for pickup online tonight at midnight?
  17. b.tuszkiewicz macrumors member

    Sep 18, 2012
    Nothing until mid November at the Eaton Centre Apple Store... So I was told when I asked about it
  18. mankar4 macrumors 6502a


    Aug 23, 2007
  19. b.tuszkiewicz macrumors member

    Sep 18, 2012
    Also called Yorkdale in Toronto. Apparently nothing yet. They told me about 2 weeks time.
  20. RDAR macrumors 6502

    Oct 23, 2012
    If you are in a hurry to get it you could always drive to burlington, they had alot in the apple store in Mapleview. I talk to the guy about them getting it fast and he said they have another shipment on the weekend as well lol.
  21. tmanto02 macrumors 65816


    Jun 5, 2011
    Wow so strange.. Cause I walked into the Sydney Australia store today and they said that they have plenty of stock! Not that that helps you guys at all lol
  22. DVD9 macrumors 6502a

    Feb 18, 2010
    These people are Apple employees.

    That 13".Retina is DOA at the price Apple put on it.

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