Apple kicks off Back To School promo in Australia and New Zealand

By Christian Zibreg on Jan 14, 2014

We’re still a few months away from the Back to School season in the United States, but over in Australia and New Zealand the new school year is looming so the iPhone maker’s annual promotion for students is in full swing, giving us a taste of what to expect this coming summer in the United States.

Apple’s Back to School promos are certainly more generous than their disappointing Black Friday discounts. Students in Australia and New Zealand can save with educational pricing and get a free $100/$50 iTunes gift card with a qualifying Mac/iPod or iPhone purchase.

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iTunes celebrates back to school with $6.99 albums

By Christian Zibreg on Sep 2, 2013

On top of offering six free tracks from the iTunes Music Festival in London through its Apple Store iOS app (a free download from the App Store), Apple has now discounted a bunch of albums on iTunes, cutting their prices by as much as half.

The $6.99 albums from the likes of The Lumineers, Pink, Justin Timberlake and others are available for a limited time, starting today and through Thursday as part of Apple’s back to school promotion on iTunes. The full list of discounted albums and your download links are available right past the fold… Read More


Apple launches 2013 Back to School promotion

By Christian Zibreg on Jul 2, 2013

As expected, Apple today launched this year’s Back to School promotion which gives university students or their parents a chance to buy qualifying Mac, iPhone and iPad products and accessories and get an iTunes Gift card. If you buy a Mac, Apple will treat you to a $100 App Store Gift Card.

Buy an iPad or iPhone and Apple will throw in a $50 Gift Card. You can redeem your card against any content purchase on iTunes, including Mac and iOS apps, movies, television shows, songs, books and more.

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Apple launches Back to School promotion in Australia and New Zealand

By Christian Zibreg on Jan 15, 2013

Apple has launched its Back to School promotion in Australia and New Zealand ahead of the new school year. The promotion is open to students, parents and staff members of K-12 or higher education schools and requires an eligible purchase be made between January 15 and April 1. Akin to the company’s Back to School promotion in the US and Europe last June, students in Australia and New Zealand who purchase a 9.7-inch iPad with Retina display will get a free AU$50 (NZ$65) Student Gift Card. Some notable Macs are also eligible… Read More