BestBuy.com Runs Out of MacBook Airs As Refresh Nears


BestBuy.com has stopped shipping MacBook Airs to customers ahead of expected revisions to the MacBook Air. 9to5Mac speculates this is to divert the limited MacBook Air stock to their retail locations:

This typically means that supplies are so constrained that they have to focus their remaining inventory on their popular physical retail stores. BestBuy.com does not provide a date for when they will be shipping the notebooks again, but these types of things are usually indicative of a product refresh.

Rumors have all pointed to an imminent refresh of the MacBook Air in the coming weeks. Apple also may be holding up new Macs in order to pre-install the final version of Mac OS X Lion on launch. Mac OS X Lion is due for release in July.

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119 months ago
Mac rumors have been stale and boring for a while. No indigos, dalmatians, or cubes . . . so that made the following line fun to read: "Apple also be holding up new Macs in order to pre-install the final version of Mac OS X Lion on launch." I am not complaining about a typo; I thoroughly enjoyed it. I'd like to see more posts written in jive, pirate, Irish-English, what have you.
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119 months ago

I just can't see the MacBook's going! They're what started the modern Mac notebook lineup


Yes and the 1974 Oldsmobile Toronado was the first car to introduce airbags into automobiles, but they don't make those anymore, do they? :)
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119 months ago

Hmm.
What about the white MacBooks? I believe those are older than the current Airs.


White MacBooks seem to be pretty back-burner. I'm surprised they haven't discontinued them completely.
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119 months ago
Here's that netBSD toaster everyone's harping on about:

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119 months ago
I want to buy the $999 entry level air but only if it has 128GB & 4GB.

is this likely ?
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119 months ago
Perhaps we can end this discussion by agreeing that it's not a PC? :D
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