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Refurb nanos include iTunes Cards; others start at $39

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By Jeremy Horwitz

Editor-in-Chief, iLounge
Published: Thursday, March 20, 2008
News Categories: Deals

Recent additions to Apple’s Special Deals section of the online Apple Store include a variety of interesting deals on refurbished iPod and Apple TV hardware, resulting in discounts of up to $50 off the cost of new models. Some of the offerings include:

1GB iPod shuffles in current/older colors: $39 ($10 savings, plus free shipping).
4GB iPod nanos with $15 iTunes Gift Cards: $129 ($35 savings).
8GB iPod nanos with $15 iTunes Gift Cards: $169 ($45 savings).
80GB iPod classics: $209 ($40 savings).
160GB iPod classics: $299 ($50 savings).
8GB iPod touches: $229-$249, software version dependent ($50 savings).
16GB iPod touches: $329-$349, software version dependent ($50 savings).
40GB Apple TV: $199 ($30 savings).
160GB Apple TV: $279 ($50 savings).

Each of the refurbished units includes original accessories, and is guaranteed by Apple to be as “good as new.” Fifth-generation iPods are also available at a more aggressively discounted price, as well.

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If it weren’t for a special designation on the UPC code, I never would’ve known my 160GB Apple TV was refurbished.  It came in the standard retail package.  My Mom’s getting a refurbished purple shuffle for Mother’s Day. smile

Posted by Galley in Greenville, SC on March 20, 2008 at 2:33 PM (PDT)


Just got a refurb silver shuffle, and it’s good as new. Since it came wil all-new accessories, I’d never have known it was used!

Posted by Multimoog on March 22, 2008 at 7:30 AM (PDT)


I bought a refurb nano 3G 4GB in January and it looked brand new…the only difference is the box.  Same contents and warranty as new, so why not?

Posted by Beckie on March 24, 2008 at 8:37 PM (PDT)

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