Blackbook - Deal or No Deal

Discussion in 'MacBook' started by johnnyp500, Mar 12, 2008.

  1. johnnyp500 macrumors newbie

    Mar 3, 2008
    Im in Puerto Rico on business and theyre having a going outta business sell in CompUSA. I saw a blackbook(off of the display) for $659. Its not the new ones but it has leopard. and the catch is it doesnt have a battery and an AC adapter. So...

    Deal Or no Deal? how much is a battery and an AC Adapter?
  2. TEG macrumors 604


    Jan 21, 2002
    Langley, Washington
    Battery is $129 and AC adapter is like $80.

  3. VoodooDaddy macrumors 65816

    May 14, 2003
    659 + 129 + 80 = $868

    Just got wife a refurb blackbook 2.16 C2D, 160gb hdd, 1gb ram for $999. Also have seen another blackbook refurb, think it was a 2ghz with an 80gb hdd, for $899 on occasion.

    Personally, wouldnt buy a machine off the rack like that. I was at compusa here when they were going OOB and there is no way in hell Id have bought one of those computers.

    Id def try to get something from the refurb apple store.
  4. gkarris macrumors 604


    Dec 31, 2004
    "No escape from Reality..."

    Earlier today I thought I saw an older basic white one go for $799...

    Plus, these all come with Leopard (dropped in for the older ones).

    Talk about a great deal - didn't last long...
  5. DaBrain macrumors 65816


    Feb 28, 2007
    ERIE, PA
    Id pass and get a refurb at apple on line! :rolleyes:

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