Apple has finally launched its first Online Store in the Middle East. The Emirates Apple Online Store is now open for business offering most Apple products including the iPhone (unlocked). You can also engrave iPods and iPads.
Unfortunately these prices are a bit high compared to the US and Hong Kong Apple Stores. It’s even more expensive than the “official” Saudi prices. A commenter on the Arabic site said be bought a MacBook Pro for 4999 SR but it cost AED 5299 in UAE.
The UAE Apple Store offers free shipping for orders more than AED 520.
The Saudi Arabia Apple Online Store is expected to launch in December, sources claim.
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