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    Aug 10, 2008
    buying refurb
    I clicked on a banner from this site

    anybody ever purchased from these guys? Im kinda sketched to buy a refurb that is not from apple... seems like a good deal, up front...

    good vs bad idea to buy???


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    louishen's Avatar
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    Oct 22, 2007
    Mac Mini Core i7 2012 | White 2009 MacBook 2 Ghz | 733 Mhz G4 Quicksilver
    THey don't look like refurbs more like second hand, but they do give a warranty

    You just got to compare those with the more up to date ones on the Apple store with a 1 year warranty, depends on what you can afford

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    Aug 09, 2008
    yea they look like second hands, plus there g4's not that thats a bad thing, there just not dual core or anything.

    I bought mine from as a referb and love it, no problems and i saved almost a grand.
    15 inch MacBook Pro 2.4, 200gb, 4gb, 256mb.
    Custom gaming rig built by yours truely
    2008 subaru WRX, not so stock.

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    Aug 22, 2008
    Power Mac G5 Dual 2.5 | 6 GB OCZ Platinum | RME HDSP9652
    You can get great deals on refurbs (even newer models) at Great people, great service, great products.

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    May 29, 2007
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    Quote Originally Posted by soundshaper View Post
    You can get great deals on refurbs (even newer models) at Great people, great service, great products.
    Great advertisement.

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