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The iPod mini is a hot seller

“‘The demand is incredible,’ says Wahrman at J&R, who had 25 of the silver minis left in stock Thursday. Best Buy and Amazon, on their Web sites, said they were sold out. Savvy entrepreneurs were auctioning minis on eBay with starting bids ranging from $299 to $310.

On its Web site, Apple tells shoppers to expect a one- to three-week wait. ‘We’re asking people to be patient with us,’ says Greg Joswiak, Apple marketing vice president.

It’s not a component shortage that’s causing the backlog. ‘We’re making and shipping them as fast as we can,’ Joswiak says. He says teens are taking to the cool colors. And the mini is appealing to athletic fans, who like exercising with an ultralight device.”

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does anyone know exactly when ipod minis are coming to Australia? is it July or the July quarter (basically will i be waiting a month or up to three months????) i don’t know whether to buy one now off ebay for a ridiculous price or wait….. but i really want one now!!!!
please help me!!
thanks

Posted by sarah on June 1, 2004 at 2:53 AM (PDT)

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