Apple reopens online store in Russia with inflated pricing

By Shawn Knight
Dec 23, 2014
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  1. It's been nearly a week since Apple ceased online sales of its goods in Russia due to extreme fluctuations in the value of the local currency, the ruble. An Apple spokesperson at the time said they closed the store to...

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  2. Inflated pricing to an inflated priced phone. That's some Inception crap right there.
    H3llion likes this.
  3. yRaz

    yRaz TS Evangelist Posts: 1,906   +954

  4. JohnCB

    JohnCB TS Booster Posts: 118   +62

    Caused by Putin's inflated ego
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  5. Well its Russia baby! when you sitting on oil and gas, you can afford to inflate everything, from rubber inflatable tanks and airplanes to whole economy
  6. H3llion

    H3llion TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,260   +223

    Coz Russian consumers can afford it, lel
  7. Skidmarksdeluxe

    Skidmarksdeluxe TS Evangelist Posts: 6,514   +2,059

    As if their prices weren't highly over inflated enough to begin with. You can always rely on good ol' Apple to stay true to form.
  8. itsmebryan

    itsmebryan TS Rookie

    You must not what the markets oil has taken a huge drop. That is why gas dropped from $4 a gallon at the beginning of the year to $2.30 per gallon here in Los Angeles. I think over 50% of Russia's revenue is from gas and oil sales. Russia is really hurting now.

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