Shopping Tips from the Apple Store
- Tip 1.
Shop early. Shop late. Shopping earlier in the morning or later in the evening helps you avoid the crowds.
- Tip 2.
Make an appointment. Get the advice and answers you need to find the perfect gifts with Personal Shopping.
- Tip 3.
Check out anywhere. Use your credit card, and a Specialist or Concierge can check you out on the spot.
- Tip 4.
Check out fast. To Pick up an iPod, an iPhone 3G, or Mac, visit the Express Bay for quick checkout.
- Tip 5.
Don’t be afraid to ask for help. The Concierge (in the red shirt) is your guide to everything in the Apple Store.
We’re here to help.
You can find some of the world’s most knowledgeable Apple people in your neighborhood Apple Retail Store. Our Specialists help you get to know our products and answer your questions. Geniusesprovide hands-on technical support and repairs at the Genius Bar. Trainers offer face-to-face personal training to help you get the most out of your Mac. And the Concierge in the orange shirt is your guide to the Apple Retail Store, ready to answer your questions and point you in the right direction.
The Apple Retail Store is the best place to test-drive and explore Apple products because it’s the one place you can find everything Apple. As soon as a new product is available, you can be among the first to experience it at the Apple Retail Store.*
We know your time is valuable. That’s why we offer free Personal Shopping appointments. During your uninterrupted time with a Specialist, you can have your questions answered and get a personal guided tour — including a test-drive of Apple products. Enjoy as much time as you need with no obligation to purchase. Just book an appointment that’s convenient for you, and we’ll help you find the Mac or iPod that meets your needs. Learn more
Gather. Learn. Create.
If you have technical questions about your Mac, iPod, Apple TV, or iPhone, the Genius Bar is theplace for free advice, insight, and friendly, hands-on technical support. Geniuses use their impressive knowledge to answer technical questions, troubleshoot problems, and perform repairs — right in your neighborhood store. Learn more
One To One
There’s no better way to learn more, or learn it faster, than with One to One personal training. Amembership gives you a year’s worth of in-depth, hour-long sessions taught by our expert Trainers. Sessions cover a variety of topics and are designed to benefit everyone — whether you’re new to computers or ready to master the latest pro software. Learn more
Every day, the Apple Retail Store offers free workshops on many topics of interest to both beginners and pros: from GettingStarted on a Mac to digital photography, music, and moviemaking.
Your neighborhood Apple Retail Store even offers special programs for kids and families. Available year round, our free Youth Workshops let the entire family learn about Apple products. And every summer, we host Apple Camp, where kids take free classes on digital photography, music, moviemaking, and other topics. Learn more
No matter what kind of business you manage, the Business Partners at the Apple Retail Store can work with you one on one. Whether you want to find the right Mac systems for your office, upgrade your network, enhance your business software, or use iPod as an incentive, our Business Partners can help you. Learn more
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*Not all Apple products are available at all locations worldwide. Check with your Apple Retail Store for further information about local product availability.