Subject: Re: Amazon is selling the 8-core iMac Pro for $500 off
On 2018-02-27 19:31, Your Name wrote:
> On 2018-02-27 21:24:06 +0000, David_B said:
>> FYI ...
>> Amazon is selling the 8-core iMac Pro for $500 off
>> The 27-inch iMac Pro is currently Apple's best desktop Mac, and this
>> deal saves you some cash on all that power.
> The problem with these deals (there was another one elsewhere with upto
> $1000 off iMac Pro) is that they usually only apply to off-the-shelf
> models. You can't get a custom-build Mac at a cheaper pricing, which
> given the impossibility of later upgrading almost all the current Mac
> models, means it's a pain in the backside and somewhat pointless.
> It's the same problem with the "10% off Mac" sales we sometimes get at
> various resellers here in New Zealand.
As long as the graphics card is top end, then you're best off with the
least loaded iMac. Add your own memory - cheaper than Apple and very
easy to do.
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the greater the prudence with which we must conduct our own.”