I am quite surprised at the results. iPad mini with WiFi only sold out in all EpiCentres within 2.5 hours? Seems like nobody care that the iPad mini has only the specs of the iPad 2. Anyway, the victory picture of the first customer at EpiCentre ION Orchard Store.
Mr Terence Tan (in red), first iPad mini customer at the EpiCentre ION Orchard store, with Mr Jimmy Fong (in white shirt), Executive Chairman and CEO of EpiCentre Pte Ltd. Mr Tan started queuing since 5.30am this morning.
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An excerpt from the Press Release.
EPICENTRE SUCCESSFULLY LAUNCHES NEW IPADS IN SINGAPORE;
BRINGING DELIGHT TO APPLE FANS
- Apple iPad mini sell out at all EpiCentre stores within 2.5 hours
- Strong interest shown by customers for iPad with Retina display
SINGAPORE, 2 November, 2012 – EpiCentre Pte Ltd, the first and largest Apple Premium Reseller in Asia, announced that all the Apple iPad mini units were sold out by 11am islandwide today. The company also reported strong interest on the iPad with Retina display from customers who are eager to upgrade their existing iPads.
“The demand for iPad minis has been remarkable as Apple fans look towards purchasing different devices to complement their varied needs,” said Jimmy Fong, Executive Chairman and CEO, EpiCentre Pte Ltd. “We are working closely with Apple to ensure timely arrivals of new stocks as we gear towards Christmas and the festive seasons”