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[_] rip-off Britain?

Keir Moffatt hello at iamkeir.com
Thu Apr 7 18:20:25 BST 2011

On 5 April 2011 11:50, Chris Frewin <cfrewin at gmail.com> wrote:

> On 5 April 2011 11:33, Hamish Atkinson <hamish.atkinson at gmail.com> wrote:
> > If not, it could help offset rip-off Britain, like the iPad being a full
> > £100 cheaper in the States
>
> I thought that US prices were advertised without Sales Tax?
>
> If you compare the US price to the pre-VAT cost they're a lot closer.
>
> 16GB iPad 2
> US = $499 = ~£310
> UK = £399 = £332.50+vat
>
>
> 64GB 3g iPad 2
> US = $829 = ~£510
> UK = £659 = £~549+vat
>
> ... or am I mistaken?
>

Ultimately, it pays to be friends with students when buying Apple products
... <_<   .... >_>  ....

Keir

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