anyone notice the price drop in refurb MBP?

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by makleod, Jan 24, 2011.

  1. makleod macrumors newbie

    Aug 16, 2010
  2. iLog.Genius macrumors 601


    Feb 24, 2009
    Toronto, Ontario
    You can't look at refurbished units and their prices as anything. The prices vary on any given day and are not an indication of anything.
  3. makleod thread starter macrumors newbie

    Aug 16, 2010
    Strange, I've been following the refurb prices for a while, and it's been at $1,019 for at least 3-4 months. Just thought it was strange it randomly dropped $20.
  4. BigMoo macrumors member

    Dec 12, 2010
    You should really take a look around before you post something. No sense in making more than one post when you can just add your input to another post about the same thing.

    This post was started yesterday.
  5. makleod thread starter macrumors newbie

    Aug 16, 2010
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    Sorry my bad. I check this forum once a day and I must have missed that other thread.
  6. baxingo macrumors member

    Jan 3, 2011
  7. Whorehay macrumors 6502a


    Feb 17, 2008
    I noticed some other drops as well, which prompted me to cancel my order for a new decked out 15" MBP to wait and see what prices the old ones will be at once the new ones are unveiled.. Might pick up a Mac mini with my Apple gift cards instead though.
  8. Buck987 macrumors 6502a

    Jan 16, 2010
    Some people are too testy.

    It was a one-off thread. Very easy to miss.

    Its not like you asked when the new MBP are arriviing.
  9. cmdslick macrumors newbie

    Jan 24, 2011
    Coeur d'Alene
    So did I. I had been waiting to get one till I had enough money and was going to use the developer discount that my company had. But apple did away with that and the refurb that I purchased was exactly what I was going to get originally and at almost the exact same price as the developer discount. I could have sworn the exact setup was $200 more last time I checked.
  10. Cdumitru78 macrumors member

    May 7, 2008
    Saw it too, been looking at getting one for a while, so I finally pulled the trigger. It is due here later today, cannot wait, it will be nice to finally get rid of that old while Macbook.
  11. Mr. Chewbacca macrumors 6502a

    Mr. Chewbacca

    Apr 27, 2010
    Dallas TX

    Huh huh,, you know when the new MBP is arriving?!?!

    Is Steve coming back?

    Can I jailbreak my iPhone?

    Sent from my iPad2
  12. Cdumitru78 macrumors member

    May 7, 2008
    Got the refurb, and a nice present from apple

    Just to follow up on this thread, I got my laptop, everything looks perfect, it came in two days. To my surprise, Apple bumped my HD to 500gb, that was a pleasant surprise.
  13. lifeguard90 macrumors 6502a

    Aug 25, 2010
  14. ThaDoggg macrumors 6502a


    Sep 26, 2010
    Peterborough, Canada
    The upgrade has happened in the past when buying a refurb. You never know what you get with these things. :D
  15. ExiledMafia macrumors regular

    Jan 26, 2011
    Good News

    Yes I saw that it happened ~3 weeks ago, don't know if its just something apple is doing or if it means something. Though I dont think apple would do it just for fun.

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