There will be lots of Refurbs...

Discussion in 'iPod touch' started by papadopolis1024, Oct 7, 2007.

  1. papadopolis1024 macrumors 6502

    Mar 14, 2007
    Just a thought with all these iPods with faulty displays being sent back to apple, apple will have alot of refurbs on there site soon wouldnt you think? Unless they fix them and try to sell them new...
  2. California King macrumors 65816

    Sep 20, 2007
    Isn't that what refurbished means? fixing them and selling them again?

    anyways, yes it does look like there's going to be a lot of them.
  3. papadopolis1024 thread starter macrumors 6502

    Mar 14, 2007
    Ya I was refuring to some lawsuit I heard about at the begging of this year where someone was suing apple cause THEY apple was selling refurb units as new units...
  4. Rookie1986 macrumors 6502

    Oct 1, 2007
    I don’t think we will start seeing them in store until after the Christmas period,
  5. clevin macrumors G3


    Aug 6, 2006
  6. papadopolis1024 thread starter macrumors 6502

    Mar 14, 2007
    Refurbs usally go up about a month or so after a lanch...
  7. gkarris macrumors 604


    Dec 31, 2004
    "No escape from Reality..."
    Same Crappy Screens

    I'd avoid them.

    They're probably the same crappy screen with the 1.1.1 update.

    Also, I found this on the iPhone forum to test your screen with:

    The touches are cool though. I'd stay away from the refurbs and get a week 40+...
  8. GoodBoy macrumors 6502

    Nov 17, 2007
    sorry but this is bu***it. I have 42 wekk and it has bad screen. I've read many posts about screen issue and the production week doesn't mean anything rihgt now. I've seen ppl complaining fo screen for all production weeks. Getting a good screen is a matter of good luck rather than production week.
  9. dagored macrumors 65816

    Sep 18, 2007
    Agreed. I have run the tests on both of my Touchs' and one is week 39 and one is 38. Both are fine.
  10. davidjearly macrumors 68020


    Sep 21, 2006
    Glasgow, Scotland
    Agreed. I have seen many bad week 42/43 models, yet in our family, we own two perfect week 39's and a perfect week 38 model.


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