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Apple iPad launches in South Africa

  • On January 27, 2011
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The iPad will officially go on sale in South Africa. From 9am on the 28th January, you will now be able to buy the iPad from premium Apple resellers,  Dion Wired, Incredible Connection or any Apple store. Digicape should also be stocking the iPad. For more info on pricing & specs check out

The prices for the iPads are as follows:

16GB WiFi – R4,399
32GB WiFi – R5,399
64GB WiFi – R6,399

16 GB WiFi & 3G – R5,599
32 GB WiFi & 3G – R6,599
64 GB WiFi & 3G -R7,599

This is really exciting news for SA, but also comes as a bit surprise when the iPad 2 is due to announced anytime soon. That said, I only predict we will see the physical iPad2 in around April, so it’s not the end of the world. Also, I can’t see the iPad2 being available in South Africa from the launch, so we will most probably have to wait. Apple have already sold close on 15 million iPads around the world since it was announced exactly a year ago.
Check out this infographic below on some stats of iPad sales around the world.

I am really excited by this announcement, as it will mean loads more people enjoying the awesome iPad :)


  1. NooHar

    In my view the pricing is quite keen;lower than I expected. Will sell like hotcakes.32GB WiFi upward makes most sense;base 16GB is a great entry point.

  2. Paul

    Pricing is what I expected, considering it’s only $500, and the exchange rate is quite favourable ATM. It’s not a shabby buy, but the iPad 2 is something to keep in mind.

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