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Refurbished or new?

Aug 29, 2008
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I recently ordered a new Macbook Pro, which when I opened it out of the box, came out to be defective...spoke to Apple about it and they're sending a replacement which they claim will be a new Macbook Pro. Therefore, I was wondering if that will actually be a new laptop or a refurbished one? I'm asking this because I've heard of cases about Apple shipping refurbished ones instead of new ones to their customers.... Mine is a custom configured one..

Has this happened with anyone here? Any comments/suggestions?



Retired Staff
Jul 24, 2008
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Your Mac's Specs
MBP 2.3 Ghz 4GB RAM 860 GB SSD, iMac 3.4 GHz Intel Core i7 32GB RAM, Fusion Drive 1TB
I'm starting to wonder if they actually check the merchandise before they ship it out. Lots of post with defective MB/MBP being shipped. >_<"

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