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Ultimate Geek
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Topic # 100902 20-Apr-2012 16:13 Send private message

Anyone heard when more stock will be coming into the country?

Cant seem to get hold of one of these!

The force is strong with this one!

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Ultimate Geek

  Reply # 612503 20-Apr-2012 16:58 Send private message

OH MY GOSH!!!!!! Ihave that same dilemma as well!! became on holiday and waned to get the new iPad 3 white 16gb but NO ONE! Had any of those, I know they have 32 and 64gb ones in Auckland at the dse in Auckland city? But I sucked it up and got me a iPad 2 and I absolutely love it!! Plus I got more spending money lol

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Uber Geek
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  Reply # 612509 20-Apr-2012 17:05 Send private message

Theres a backorder queue at ingram micro of 900+ units, so your not the only one trying to get your hands on one :).

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Master Geek
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  Reply # 612527 20-Apr-2012 17:39 Send private message

I ordered a 16 wifi from the apple store online on Tuesday the 3rd of April.It had a 1-2 week delivery date.I had it in my hands the following Wednesday. That was 4 business days due to Easter. Awesome! They are listing 5-7 days delivery time now, so should be real quick.

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  Reply # 612882 21-Apr-2012 17:36 Send private message

ended up getting 32gb wifi instead, considering how big some games are (1gb+) i think it was probably a better decision anyhow

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  Reply # 613013 21-Apr-2012 23:17 Send private message

The dse I went to said they had none left! Man if they did I'm going to be sad :( buy oh well I'm happy with my iPad anyways.

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Ultimate Geek
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  Reply # 613363 22-Apr-2012 21:32 Send private message

they got plenty of 32GB wifi then?

Guess thats gonna have to be the go

The force is strong with this one!

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Master Geek
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  Reply # 613556 23-Apr-2012 10:40 Send private message

Like you guys, I had a similar problem. Nobody had any 16gb or 32gb wifi and only one store had a few 4g's, so I settled on a 32gb 4G.

I'm in Hamilton btw.

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  Reply # 613559 23-Apr-2012 10:49 Send private message

when i went to jbhifi queen st on thurs last week i got the last 32gb wifi but they still had 16gb wifi in stock, this was a few days ago now though.

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Master Geek
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  Reply # 613666 23-Apr-2012 14:11 Send private message

I ordered a 32 Wifi model through Yoobee Wellington on 26 March but have heard nothing back yet - almost a month ago.  No Wellington stores have any wifi only models in stock :(

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Ultimate Geek
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  Reply # 614034 23-Apr-2012 22:41 Send private message

Apple's website still says ships in 5-7 days, might be easier to order online

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  Reply # 614173 24-Apr-2012 09:36 Send private message

Scored about $900 of vouchers in a recent work campaign.

Can get iTunes ones and Dick smith, JB Hi Fi etc etc but no apple store afaik

The force is strong with this one!

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Ultimate Geek
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  Reply # 614206 24-Apr-2012 10:16 Send private message

Ordered my ipad (3rd gen) yesterday morning, was delivered this morning, less than 24 hours.

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  Reply # 617859 1-May-2012 11:53 Send private message

I ordered and paid for a 64GB wifi 3rd gen iPad from the Apple Store last Thursday.
It was shipped on Friday from Sydney and arrived at our door in Whangarei this morning (Tuesday.)
Pretty good as they did say that it could take up to 3 days for the payment to clear (paid by direct deposit rather than credit card) and then 5-7 business days for delivery.

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  Reply # 625928 16-May-2012 10:10 Send private message

I ordered and paid for a 64gb wifi 3rd Gen from Noel Leeming in March.  They've been no help when I've asked about the order, only blaming Apple for being hard to deal with (which is probably accurate).  I see their (Leeming's) Facebook page is covered in complaints along the same lines.

Has anyone had any better luck with them?

In hindsight it's obvious I should have just ordered it from the Apple store!  I hope that helps someone decide where to shop. (but if you could just wait til they've shipped mine before ordering yours that would be excellent...)  Smile

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  Reply # 625934 16-May-2012 10:17 Send private message

The Wifi 32s and 64s are pretty rare still.

More stock is coming into the channel, but they are obviously the models with the most demand and Apple is not allocating enough to retail.
It is not Noel Leeming's fault, they just have to get what they are given.

There are plenty of WiFi+3/4G models around though (in both 32 and 64)

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