Apple Black Friday

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by SmoothJ, Nov 5, 2011.

  1. SmoothJ macrumors member

    Oct 19, 2010
    I read that the Apple Black Friday is pretty much the education discount site wide to regular users. Is that true, or is there something else more besides that?

    I am debating to wait till then to get a MBP 15/17.
  2. warvanov macrumors 6502a

    Oct 13, 2011
    That's what I've heard too. It can't hurt to wait until that point.
  3. IGotBush macrumors member

    Oct 14, 2011
    if your gonna wait 19 days, you might as well wait until the next generation comes out....honestly I can't stand these who just wait.....*sarcasm off*
  4. LeiQQ macrumors regular


    Jul 20, 2011
    Taipei, Taiwan
    The OP wants a sale price. You can't stand people that want to save $100+? I guess if mommy or daddy is buying it wouldn't make much difference, right?
  5. hafr macrumors 68030

    Sep 21, 2011
    Seriously, waiting not even three weeks for a 100 dollar discount isn't really "just waiting". What if he would have said that he wanted to buy it in 19 days, because that's when he's getting his money? Would you have been as sarcastic?

    Or maybe you're just one of those people who buy everything on credit, or have a very nice and well payed job and have forgotten or never known what it's like for most of us...
  6. vitzr macrumors 68030


    Jul 28, 2011
    Not everyone is addicted to instant gratification ... some of us are

    Mature adults
    Have the ability to think & reason
    Know what we want
    Don't rely on others for validation

    And you?
  7. tbear1 macrumors regular

    Dec 16, 2007
    That is all it is. They also discount software like iWork. I don't think there was a time window, just have to purchase on Black Friday.

  8. LeiQQ macrumors regular


    Jul 20, 2011
    Taipei, Taiwan
    I'd like to buy the discounted iWork. That's something I didn't consider but I'll look out for.
  9. Risasi macrumors 6502

    Sep 16, 2011
  10. IGotBush macrumors member

    Oct 14, 2011

    If you knew I was being so sarcastic you had to have known I wasn't attacking the OP so what the **** is the need for this response?

    I am really the only person who has ever seen people say "well if you gonna wait you may as well wait for the 2016 model blah blah blah" ? Thats who I was poking fun at, not the OP
  11. psykick5 macrumors 6502

    Sep 4, 2011
    Could you then get an education discount on top of that?
  12. IGotBush macrumors member

    Oct 14, 2011
    That be ridiculous
  13. greganpace macrumors regular

    Aug 9, 2011
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    Any discount on iPhones? My upgrade eligibility is next week... That would be pretty good timing if I got a sweet deal.
  14. RedRallyeZ macrumors regular

    Nov 15, 2010
    iPhones are never discounted, aside from your standard upgrade

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