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A closer look at the Apple offers in Saudi Arabia

Arab Computers, Apple’s Authorized Distributor in Saudi Arabia is providing special offers on Apple computers and devices. We have taken a closer look on these offers and provided more information on each product and it’s original price in the US Apple Store.

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Fake MacBook Pro from Arab Computers?

Arab Computers posted some new promotions. What I find interesting was the MacBook Pro 17″ in that offer. The problem with the first image is that the front of this MacBook Pro looks like the old models yet the keyboard appears similar to the new unibody. Unibody MacBook Pro doesn’t have the DVD drive on the front as well. The ...

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MacBooks arrive from the Apple Distributor

Arab Computers (an Apple Authorized Distributor in Saudi Arabia) announced on their website (English site is still unavailable) that the new line of unibody MacBooks and MacBook Pros are now available. The MacBook 2.0GHz model is available for 6200 SR and the 2.4GHz model for 7100 SR. While the MacBook Pro 2.4GHz model sold for 8900 SR and the 2.53 ...

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Good Conclusion to 2 Years of Frustration with Apple in Saudi Arabia

This is an update to this story of an Apple user in Saudi Arabia who was frustrated with Apple’s distributors in Saudi Arabia for 2 years. 1. We at SaudiMac tried to contact Arab Computers (Apple’s authorized distributor in Saudi Arabia) as well as GlobalStore (An Apple Premium Reseller in Riyadh) and it’s been a month now and neither of ...

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What Apple needs to know about releasing the iPhone in Saudi Arabia

Only less than 2 days until the WWDC 2008 Keynote and none of the Saudi Arabia mobile operators (STC, Mobily and the new Zain) announced any deal with Apple regarding the release of the iPhone in Saudi Arabia. If this is the case then Apple is either: 1) Already in talks with one of those and nothing was announced until ...

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Apple in Saudi Arabia: 2 years of frustration

Another title would be: Why Apple should end their Apple IMC program and start selling their products directly. A Mac user in Saudi Arabia, Talal Bakry, posted on the Mac Rumors Forum about his unfortunate experience with GlobalStore ( An Apple Authorized Premium Reseller in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia), Arab Computers (Apple Authorized Distributor in Saudi Arabia) and Apple IMC(Apple’s third-party ...

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ArabComputers site down

ArabComputers’s (Apple’s Authorized Distributor in Saudi Arabia) site is down with this odd error: Fatal error: This file has expired. in /home /arabcomp /public_html /mysql.php on line 0 Apparently it was generated from a trial php application that expired. You can still access parts of the site using Google’s cache from here. Update: Site is back online.

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Macbook and Macbook Pro clearance sales

To make room for the newer Macbook and Macbook Pro models, a clearance sale in all the Mac stores in Saudi Arabia on all Macbook and Macbook Pros, which is not bad considering the small performance difference between them and the newer models. Those offers are: Macbook Pro 15″ 2.2GHz, 2GB, 120GB: 6999SR from 7649SR Macbook Pro 15″ 2.4GHz, 2GB, ...

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iPhones being sold at authorized Apple resellers in Saudi Arabia

Apple’s distributor is warning against hacked/unlocked iPhones in the region. Yet many stores in Saudi Arabia, some are actual authorized Apple resellers, are selling the iPhones at prices equal to $800. A well known mall, HyperPanda, is selling the gray market iPhones at 2800SR. thats almost $800 as seen in this photo: Many mobile phone stores are selling the iPhones ...

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