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  Reply # 510352 23-Aug-2011 09:33
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got one as well.. i also ordered a a cover and BT keyboard for the wife.  this is my backup as i havent heard anything from Best Buy..

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  Reply # 510353 23-Aug-2011 09:36
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alvin: got one as well.. i also ordered a a cover and BT keyboard for the wife.  this is my backup as i havent heard anything from Best Buy..


I got charged by Amazon already, so I've got 2 at least confirmed. 




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  Reply # 510355 23-Aug-2011 09:37
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Good to point out that they had a number in stock and then they sold out but you can still put orders in. I thought their system would stop selling it if they went to 0 stock.




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  Reply # 510356 23-Aug-2011 09:37
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Got a pre-order in on the 32GB one. Here's hoping. Never seen stock numbers go down like that before :)

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  Reply # 510357 23-Aug-2011 09:38
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mattRSK: -1 in stock


Yeah, I completed my purchase and went back and saw that too. Smile

E-mail says pre-order so we shall see how many we end up with between B&N and Aquire... could be any number between 1 and 4 (or none).




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  Reply # 510358 23-Aug-2011 09:38
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^ it is really annoying.  lots of people are complaining at best buy forum because of cancelled orders.  others chose the pickup option and paid for it but once they got in the store, there are no stocks for them.  

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  Reply # 510359 23-Aug-2011 09:38
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man that was stressful.

got one online, but missed out on the ipad2 by 4 people in the jb hi-fi queue so i'm sure i'll miss the cut again lol.

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  Reply # 510363 23-Aug-2011 09:40
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I ordered four from acquire, but who knows if i'll actually get any.




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  Reply # 510364 23-Aug-2011 09:42
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Do you think there's more chance of getting a 32gb from Acquire?




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  Reply # 510365 23-Aug-2011 09:42
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I'm betting acquire had more in stock than the 90 as they took down two suppliers with circa 240 units before they changed the price on the one that was around 90.  So I think you guys that had -1 are still in with a good shot.

After I ordered it still said 40 left, so I'm hoping it was first in :), we'll see.... :-/

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  Reply # 510366 23-Aug-2011 09:42
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I'm on the wait list as well, was totally an impulse buy at that price, not sure I need it.....have to break news to the wife now. Just bought an Ipad 2 a few weeks ago, so could be having to sell this soon!

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  Reply # 510367 23-Aug-2011 09:43
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I lined up outside Noel Leeming this morning after reading about them maybe being cheap in NZ. On the offchance. I got the only one they had, display model.

It's a load of crap, but it was cheap.

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  Reply # 510368 23-Aug-2011 09:44
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I hopefully got one 16GB and one 32GB from acquire.

I'm hoping they divvy up the touchpads, so people who bought 4+ don't hoard all the stock...

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  Reply # 510369 23-Aug-2011 09:44
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i also ordered more than one for workmates but sort of hoping they limit it to one per order so 80% of them don't end up on trademe.

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  Reply # 510370 23-Aug-2011 09:44
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I got sent an order confirmation from Acquire but it appears system generated so might not mean anything...




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