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  Reply # 707373 27-Oct-2012 10:58 Send private message

littleheaven: Well, after careful consideration I decided to get a "refurbished" 3 from the Apple Store while they're selling stock off cheap. Got a white 32GB Wi Fi for $675. In the end I decided that it would be such a huge step up from the 1 that I'd be delighted with it even if it doesn't have the A6 chip. I'm not a power user, mainly web browsing, email and Angry Birds (lol) so it's not like I need the extra grunt. I'll upgrade again a couple of models down the line, I think.


Thats a pretty awesome buy at that price.

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  Reply # 707395 27-Oct-2012 11:53 Send private message

dclegg:
littleheaven: Well, after careful consideration I decided to get a "refurbished" 3 from the Apple Store while they're selling stock off cheap. Got a white 32GB Wi Fi for $675. In the end I decided that it would be such a huge step up from the 1 that I'd be delighted with it even if it doesn't have the A6 chip. I'm not a power user, mainly web browsing, email and Angry Birds (lol) so it's not like I need the extra grunt. I'll upgrade again a couple of models down the line, I think.


Thats a pretty awesome buy at that price.


Yes, I thought so. Thanks to those in this thread who provided the tip-off!

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  Reply # 708187 29-Oct-2012 07:51 Send private message

I have decided 2 things over the weekend.

1, I need to get the Ipad 4, the smaller size just won't cut it.

2, I have to be patient and wait until atleast Christmas to purchase it.




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  Reply # 708193 29-Oct-2012 08:25 Send private message

just had a look at the refurbished prices.

Pretty good prices !

They also replace the outter shell , good stuff.




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  Reply # 708210 29-Oct-2012 09:19 Send private message

Any word on which retailers will be selling the iPad mini on Friday? Haven't seen anything on the YOOBEE, Dick Smith etc. websites.

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  Reply # 708215 29-Oct-2012 09:36 Send private message

Benjip: Any word on which retailers will be selling the iPad mini on Friday? Haven't seen anything on the YOOBEE, Dick Smith etc. websites.


I called Dick Smith on Saturday and they said they'd be getting stock in "next week" so I'd say they're a good bet. Look on their store list for the ones with the Apple logo beside them.

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  Reply # 708237 29-Oct-2012 10:21 Send private message

I asked at JB St Lukes, they said they would have stock of the Mini and the 4 on Friday. By the sounds of it, the Mini will be in shortish supply.

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  Reply # 708292 29-Oct-2012 11:40 Send private message

Just called Yoobee in Newmarket. They said they can't promise anything since Apple is so tight-lipped but it's very likely that they'll have stock come Friday. No word on an early store opening or anything.

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  Reply # 710590 1-Nov-2012 19:54 Send private message

So we still have no ideas where/when will the new iPad/mini will be available for sale here in NZ?

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  Reply # 710829 2-Nov-2012 08:57 Send private message

Picked up my black iPad mini from JB Hi-fi in St Lukes at 8am this morning. It's beautiful!

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  Reply # 710833 2-Nov-2012 09:02 Send private message

Benjip: Picked up my black iPad mini from JB Hi-fi in St Lukes at 8am this morning. It's beautiful!

Nice!
Going in there shortly for a gander.

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  Reply # 710839 2-Nov-2012 09:13 Send private message

I too picked up a 16gb wifi from JB hifi in Wellington, they had a reasonable amount of stock apparantly, lots of white ones that no-one wants!
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  Reply # 711033 2-Nov-2012 16:24 Send private message

Are people using cases? Are they being sold at the moment or no stock yet?




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  Reply # 711046 2-Nov-2012 16:59 Send private message

So, what are they like? What do you guys think of the image quality and speed? I'm curious to see how they measure up to their larger counterpart.

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  Reply # 711051 2-Nov-2012 17:07 Send private message

I had a look at one today, thought the screen quality was a bit average.

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