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Special prices on Apple and Dell computers end December 15

This news item expired December 15, 2004. It may contain out-of-date information.
Iowa State University faculty, staff, students, and departments can get special prices on various Apple and Dell desktops, laptops, and servers from Monday, November 15, through Wednesday, December 15, 2004. Apple Sale Details The Apple special features discounts on iBooks and PowerBooks when additional memory is added to the base configurations. On select iBook models (excludes the 12" CD-ROM model), you will save $50. On any PowerBook, the discount is $100. Apple is also offering savings of $170 when purchasing any Apple Cinema display with PowerMac G5 dual 1.8GHz and dual 2.0GHz systems. (The single 1.8GHz and dual 2.5GHz systems are not included in this special.) The Apple sale pricing must be mentioned when placing an order as these prices will not be reflected in newly created proposals or on the Apple Store website. Departmental purchases: Under Hardware, select Apple Computer. Personal purchases: Under Hardware, select Apple Computer -> Computer Sales Showroom. Dell Sale Details The Dell sale features the OptiPlex GX280 (small mini-tower and small form factor models), the Latitude D600, and the PowerEdge 2850. Upgrade options are available on the default configurations. Departmental purchases: Under Hardware, select Dell Computer. Personal purchases: Under Hardware, select Dell Computer -> Computer Sales Showroom. Order Requirements Sale prices are in effect through Wednesday, December 15. To obtain the special pricing, orders must be received by AIT Computer Sales no later than 5:00 pm on December 15. Orders received after the deadline will be re-quoted at regular pricing and sent back to the requestor for review. If you have any questions, send email to or call 515-294-8357.