Recession not making a dent in Apple’s pricey product line

21 Oct

Copied directly from: Washington post

By Rob Pegoraro

In that light, the rather pricey newdesktop and laptop computers Apple introduced Tuesday morning should flop in the market.

Apple’s updated $999 MacBook,$1,199-and-up iMac and $599 Mac Mini models may look sharp, and some add such thoughtful features as a wireless mouse that includes the “multi-touch” technology first seen on the iPhone. But Windows-based computers can cost half as much — even before you factor in Apple’s inflated charges for memory and storage upgrades. Since there’s a recession going on and we’re all smart capitalists, buyers will undoubtedly switch to more affordable alternatives. Clearly, Apple is doomed.

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One Response to “Recession not making a dent in Apple’s pricey product line”

  1. lililately October 21, 2009 at 4:10 am #

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