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midnight launch for iPad

Discussion in 'iPad Forum' started by LILCO, Mar 15, 2012.

  1. LILCO

    LILCO Banned

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    my local tesco are doing it but only 16gb and very limited only 6:eek: is anyone else doing a midnight launch by the way I'm in sheffield
     
  2. Cloysterpeteuk

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    It says it's in 250 stores and then ever so helpfully doesn't mention anywhere which 250 stores!. Anyone know which ones are doing this?.
     
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    It will probably be just the superstores..
     
  4. shashu

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    Where did you hear about the midnight launch? I just tried to call my local Tesco Extra but the customer services hotline is closed. Should I risk it and head over there?
     
  5. Iain

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    Just phoned my local tesco extra, told me they had them in stock for midnight launch. No one queuing just yet, but I will be in a minute. Dont want to say which one and end up in a big queue.
    Cheers
    Iain
     
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    It's a bit naff, you would think if other places were doing midnight launches then Apple Stores would too.
     
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    Definitely not Tesco Bathgate. They don't know when they will get stocks.
     
  8. LILCO

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    i went to superstore and asked staff but only 16gb
     
  9. miketrim

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    Midnight launch detailed on the homepage
     

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    Any idea whether the whole range is on offer?
     
  11. CharlieNicholas

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    Does anyone know if Tesco surrey quays is doing it? I'd rather go there than queue at covent garden tomorrow!
     
  12. Gadget123

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    Anybody got a store list of what tescos are doing them at midnight?
     
  13. CharlieNicholas

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    I tried to ring Surrey Quays and no one is picking up the phone. Not sure whether to risk it or not.
     
  14. shashu

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    Tweeting @uktesco is probably your best bet, looks like someone is manning the account.
     
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    do tesco offer reserve to collect?
     
  16. Gadget123

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    Says its only tesco extra stores so there's none near me so can't get it at midnight.
     
  17. Iain

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    I'm in tesco xtra at cumbernauld. First and only one in the queue, the guy thats dealing with it won't be here till midnight. No one knows much more than that. Battery running low might need to wait till I get home and give you an update from my new ipad.
    Cheers
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  18. Iain

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    Asked about reserving when i was on the phone earlier, no joy.
     
  19. shashu

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    @uktesco told me my local Extra won't be stocking the 32gig 4g.
     
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    I tweeted them but they went offline before they replied.... Hate them!
     
  21. mike_6480

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    I tried the same but they had gone off line.

    Stores don't seem to be picking up the phone either!
     
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    I know! I tried ringing the store 5 times!
     
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    looks like I got the last response of the night, very handy as I probably would have driven over there to find out for myself
     
  24. Iain

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    They have about 37 ipads all in upto 32G. They can't sell them till 1 minute past midnight, i'll also be getting my pic taken as will all others that are first in each queue. Said it would be for internal use only, hope so don't want to be in the local paper. Still only me here, bored oot me t*ts already, don't how they can queue for days.
    Cheers
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    I'm risking it and going to the store now
     
  26. shashu

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    Woop. Iain will have his sticky paws all over it in a few minutes :p
     
  27. monsta22

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    Just got a white 16gb 4g. Gallions reach tesco. They had 30. There were only 5 of us in the queue.
     
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    Nice!

    Any ATV3's spotted?
     
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    just got my mate to get me my 16gb black from tesco extra inverness..
    they have all the wifi models but no 4g ones.
    there was no que, he was the only person there lolol
    sweeeeeeeeeeeeeet
     
  30. Gadget123

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    I think the midnight launch has saved any queues.
     

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