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RETINA Macbook Pro $1049 A/R 8/29/16 ONLY: 13.3" Display 8GB Memory 128GB Flash Storage Silver at BestBuy.com Free 2 day shipping

dravid 3,226 819 August 29, 2016 at 05:16 PM in Laptops (4) More Best Buy Deals
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Last Edited by kh0rneflakes August 29, 2016 at 05:29 PM
On sale today only at Best Buy for $1199. Then get $150 off via coupon
http://www.bestbuy.com/site/apple...8532557.p?


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Don't buy...skylake imminent...for suckers and/or the impatient. That is all.
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Rumors are they will make announcement in September regarding new MBP and MBA.
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Quote from luckydog97 View Post :
Don't buy...skylake imminent...for suckers and/or the impatient. That is all.
Of course everybody knows that a new model will be available.....but will that new retina model be available for $1,049? Likely not, and therein lies the difference.

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Rumors are they will make announcement in September regarding new MBP and MBA.
Of course everybody knows that a new model will be available.....but will that new retina model be available for $1,049? Likely not, and therein lies the difference.
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Rumors are they will make announcement in September regarding new MBP and MBA.
Rumors, buts it's more likely an October release. Regardless, 100% it will be worth waiting.
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Of course everybody knows that a new model will be available.....but will that new retina model be available for $1,049? Likely not, and therein lies the difference.
Yes the key is the cost difference...however the (well my, and many others' based on the number of folks waiting) point is, it's not significant enough to justify forfeiting the improved performance and efficiency skylake and DDR4 bring, as well as the updated design and feature additions that will come with the new macbook.

That not withstanding, once the new model arrives (which more than likely will be in the very near future), these will be easily had at or likely below this price, and with more information on the new model available, enabling a more informed decision to be made.

I'm not trying to be argumentative necessarily, but basically...based on what we know the new model will be worth the premium (at least to many, including myself and every macbook user I know), but all of the unknown additions make make it potentially an even more attractive upgrade (and by extension may depress this model by more than is expected based on the skylake + DDR4 upgrade alone)...so it's best to wait no matter which you plan/prefer to buy...unless you need it RIGHT now, no exceptions.

I appreciate the deal post, but I stand by my initial statement, aberrant potentialities excluded.
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If u are willing to pay 1k now why not wait for the new model...
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Yes the key is the cost difference...however the (well my, and many others' based on the number of folks waiting) point is, it's not significant enough to justify forfeiting the improved performance and efficiency skylake and DDR4 bring, as well as the updated design and feature additions that will come with the new macbook.

That not withstanding, once the new model arrives (which more than likely will be in the very near future), these will be easily had at or likely below this price, and with more information on the new model available, enabling a more informed decision to be made.

I'm not trying to be argumentative necessarily, but basically...based on what we know the new model will be worth the premium (at least to many, including myself and every macbook user I know), but all of the unknown additions make make it potentially an even more attractive upgrade (and by extension may depress this model by more than is expected based on the skylake + DDR4 upgrade alone)...so it's best to wait no matter which you plan/prefer to buy...unless you need it RIGHT now, no exceptions.

I appreciate the deal post, but I stand by my initial statement, aberrant potentialities excluded.
Thanks....because of your points I will wait it out.
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Of course everybody knows that a new model will be available.....but will that new retina model be available for $1,049? Likely not, and therein lies the difference.


Of course everybody knows that a new model will be available.....but will that new retina model be available for $1,049? Likely not, and therein lies the difference.

This price was available a year ago. $1049 is not a great price with a new release in sight. THIS model will just get cheaper, probably sub $900 if you are lucky.
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Thanks....because of your points I will wait it out.
Well I'm glad I was able to help you in your decision. I honestly do try and help fellow sd'ers get the best deals possible. Everyone always says wait, wait and it's not always a great decision if the discounts on previous models is significant enough...however I'm confident between Skylake's efficiency and GPU improvements, DDR4 RAM efficiency and performance improvements, the redesign and feature upgrades, this one will be a very notable redesign : )

Best of luck to you dravid : )
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This price was available a year ago. $1049 is not a great price with a new release in sight. THIS model will just get cheaper, probably sub $900 if you are lucky.
Thanks.

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Well I'm glad I was able to help you in your decision. I honestly do try and help fellow sd'ers get the best deals possible. Everyone always says wait, wait and it's not always a great decision if the discounts on previous models is significant enough...however I'm confident between Skylake's efficiency and GPU improvements, DDR4 RAM efficiency and performance improvements, the redesign and feature upgrades, this one will be a very notable redesign : )

Best of luck to you dravid : )
Thanks.
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