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  Reply # 457454 11-Apr-2011 12:37
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word from a retailer who shall remain unnamed is that they are not expecting stock for another 6 weeks.

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  Reply # 457583 11-Apr-2011 19:10
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word from a retailer who shall remain unnamed is that they are not expecting stock for another 6 weeks.


I guess NZ is not really important in the grand scheme of things. Stupid thing is they only need to ship 5k - 10k units here and it'd likely saturate the market for a while at least until stock flows better. 10k units is nothing in the grand scheme of things considering they sold 2.5 million last month.

Australia seem to be hogging all the distribution. I think if NZ had an Apple store, we'd see much more stock.

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 457728 12-Apr-2011 10:32
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I managed to get a 32GB Black 3G verson from DSE Sylvia Park this morning. So looks like stock is starting to trickle in finally.

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  Reply # 459198 15-Apr-2011 16:06
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I ordered a black 32GB 3G and Wifi at 5:30pm on opening day. Originally the shipping date was 27/4/11. Got an email today to say that it is in transit from Hong Kong. Will receive it early next week. A week or so ahead of notified time.

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Reply # 459201 15-Apr-2011 16:11

Mine has been in the TNT depot in Auckland since 17:03 yesterday - I thought it would have been delivered to me in Wellington today - grrr!

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  Reply # 459211 15-Apr-2011 17:01
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bobmeister: I ordered a black 32GB 3G and Wifi at 5:30pm on opening day. Originally the shipping date was 27/4/11. Got an email today to say that it is in transit from Hong Kong. Will receive it early next week. A week or so ahead of notified time.


I ordered mine around 8pm on launch day.. wonder how many more days I'll need to wait compared to you :( 

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Reply # 459351 16-Apr-2011 12:57
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z2k:
bobmeister: I ordered a black 32GB 3G and Wifi at 5:30pm on opening day. Originally the shipping date was 27/4/11. Got an email today to say that it is in transit from Hong Kong. Will receive it early next week. A week or so ahead of notified time.


I ordered mine around 8pm on launch day.. wonder how many more days I'll need to wait compared to you :( 


I ordered mine at that time too..
And the status on apple.co.nz says it's prepared for shipment today. I'm wondering how long does it take from prepared to shipped?

LOL. 

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  Reply # 459981 18-Apr-2011 10:19
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Mine just arrived. 10:00am. Original delivery date was May 3rd.

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  Reply # 459986 18-Apr-2011 10:23

Picked mine up from office reception 20mins ago. Must go and buy an XT microsim.

Didn't realise I'd have to synch it up with iTunes initially the first time to get it up and running.

Might wait till I get home and able to synch it up with my home PC iTunes before I go through that rigmarole.

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  Reply # 459991 18-Apr-2011 10:28
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Mine is sitting in the depot in town...
Waiting patiently at home - every time a truck goes past my house I think OOOH HERE IT IS!

...but no, it's not here yet.

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  Reply # 459994 18-Apr-2011 10:31
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Ordered my 32GB White wifi only model at about 9am on launch day. Delivered today at about 9am or so. Was originally due to ship on the 15th and arrive by the 21st so 3 days early.

Pretty pleased considering the demand for these things globally! 

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  Reply # 459999 18-Apr-2011 10:43
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You don't have to sync. It is just a "touch and go" to connect iPad to an iTunes and done... no registration or anything.

If you haven't got SIM card yet, just tap on the "Cancel" (i think) on iPad and it'll go away. 




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  Reply # 460012 18-Apr-2011 10:57
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Mine has just arrived - synching now...

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