Anyone know when the buy a Mac, get a free iPod deal comes back?

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  1. AppleDuck macrumors member

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    No idea if this is the right place to ask, but does anyone know when Apple brings back their 'Buy a Mac, get a free iPod' deal?
     
  2. Unprocessed1 macrumors 65816

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    After WWDC, maybe late June (if I remember correctly), when the high schoolers graduate and have grad parties.
     
  3. instaxgirl macrumors 65816

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    The same time they do every year. End of Summer before the university/college goes back.

    Use search to find out what month it's likely to be in your country.
     
  4. gan6660 macrumors 65816

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  5. puckhead193 macrumors G3

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    early June to get the high school graduates....(its only good for college students)
     
  6. kymac macrumors 6502a

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    2008 - June 3
    2007 - June 5
    2006 - June 6

    so im assuming two-three weeks from now..
     
  7. macrumorsMaster macrumors 6502

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    Yup!


    ...and it's been asked MANY times :rolleyes:
    It depends on the country, so that would help too to mention :D
     
  8. cfrenia macrumors newbie

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    It appears that it's started the first Tuesday of every June, so it'll most likely be June 2nd.
     
  9. KBV1 macrumors regular

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    Is this available in the UK, if so ill hold out on buying a macbook LOL
     
  10. timROGERS macrumors member

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    For some incomprehensible reason, in the UK they don't start it until September it seems :p I'm planning to buy a MacBook too, so I'm just gonna go ahead and get it!
     
  11. KBV1 macrumors regular

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    LOL... Sept :eek: I cant hold out that long i dont think LOL
     
  12. BlizzardBomb macrumors 68030

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    Yes it is. It normally comes on a fair bit later than the US deal and I don't think it works out to as big a discount (still something for nothing though).
     
  13. cjenkins505 macrumors member

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    If it is June 2nd which history appears it will turn out that day than that means only 15 days till I order my macbook:D
     
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  16. cjenkins505 macrumors member

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    I heard from my friend in Japan that the event there has already began and all you get is a free nano. Does anyone know if its the same promotion for every country because if so its deffiantly a step down from last year.
     
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  18. AppleDuck thread starter macrumors member

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    Oh, awesome! :D Thanks guys! I'm in the US, so it looks like I'll be getting my MacBook soon.
     
  19. slickd371 macrumors newbie

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    I bought a new imac at the apple store in NYC this past weekend and was told by a sales person I had 30 days from the date of purchase to claim any rebates, discounts, or back-to-school specials that become available after my date of purchase. Does anyone know if this is true? I can't find this exact policy anywhere on the website. Basically I'm hoping that within my 30-days, if the free ipod touch promo will be available, and that I can claim it without the hassel of returning everything. Thanks.
     
  20. Willis macrumors 68020

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    I thought it started July/August for the UK and finished in October?
     
  21. Willis macrumors 68020

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    No, only on new Mac's

    Just had a quick look on there website and shows no sign of a Back to School deal
     
  22. Mac Head macrumors member

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    Can anyone confirm the month this promo usually comes back in the UK?
     
  23. Pugpuppydude macrumors regular

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    Question regarding the promo.. Do you have to buy the say; iMac and iPod from Apple or can you buy both from say BestBuy or someplace like that to get the rebate? Also what form of identification do you have to give them to show you are a student?

    Thanks!
     
  24. aaquib macrumors 65816

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    It has to be purchased from either the online Apple Store or Apple retail store. You need to either type in your student card # online, show them the card in store, or log into your school's website in store.
     
  25. beck0892 macrumors newbie

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    does anybody know if this promo is available in Australia? And if so, when it comes out?
     

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