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Originally Posted by gadje View Post
Besides a shiny box, is there any benefit to buying a brand new MBP over a refurbished one? I'm looking for a university laptop, you see, and have my heart set on switching from Windows to a 13-inch Pro.

Any advice would be welcome. Thanks.
If you want it for Uni, get a new one with student discount. I just bought (like 2 weeks ago) my new MacBook Pro 13" for college. I looked at the refurbs, but I got a student discount, but only from a new one, which added up to a bigger saving than a refurb.

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