Get a Great Deal on Great Gear
Each year, Digital Media Academy buys brand new gear for the summer sessions – now that summer is ending, that equipment is available for purchase. Interested? Then act quickly, because quantities are extremely limited and this like-new equipment will go fast. Get an incredible deal on a gently used MacBook Pro or a professional Sony camera.
|Apple 15″ MacBook Pro||
Apple’s award-winning laptop. Durable aluminum unibody enclosure, Multi-Touch trackpad, and energy-efficient design, the MacBook Pro looks beautiful. And works beautifully.
Ideal for multimedia journalists, documentary, action sports and indie filmmakers. This is an ultra-compact, professional, AVCHD camcorder with big camera performance.
|Sony HXR-NX5USony’s HXR-NX5U Sales Brochure pdf||
One of the most affordable HD camcorders on the market, with features you’d expect to find on a $10,000 camcorder.
Questions or to Purchase:
Email – Email email@example.com
Phone – For questions or to order, please call 866-656-3342
Additional Details: Gently used equipment resold by DMA is tested, cleaned and the hard drive is restored to the original factory settings. The hardware is packed back in the original packaging with all original accessories. Buyers receive the item in a “Like New” state.
All equipment is shipped in the original packaging, with accessories. Apple MacBook Pro’s come with remaining warranty, 9 months. Apple Care may be added to your MacBook purchase for an additional cost of $239, please ask about the details. Sony camera’s come with remaining 3 year warranty. All sales are final.
Shipping & Taxes: Buyer pays shipping cost and applicable taxes. There are multiple shipping options for buyers, inside of California, GSO (Golden State Overnight) or FedEx. For locations outside of California, FedEx options include: overnight, 2 day, saver, and ground. Shipping costs will vary based on your location. Local buyers may also have the option of picking up the equipment from our corporate office in Los Gatos, CA. Please call for more information. *Prices do not include shipping & applicable sales tax.
FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)
I want to buy a MacBook and/or a Sony video camera. How can I do that?
We’re sorry all our used, “like new” equipment has been sold out. Every year DMA buys new equipment for our summer program and resells that gently used equipment here, please check back after Summer 2012 for great new deals.
Call us at 866.656.3342 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. You’ll need to provide credit card information to reserve your item, and a 25-percent deposit to “hold” or reserve your equipment. The remaining amount (including shipping costs) will be charged on your card before the item ships.
Is the equipment still covered under warranty?
Yes. The MacBook Pros were purchased on June 14, 2011. They carry the remaining one-year warranty (with about nine months remaining), and the Sony cameras carry the remaining one-year warranty (about nine months of which remain). If you want to extend the warranty for the video camera, you will need to contact Sony.
Can I purchase Apple Care (i.e.Extended Warranty) for the MacBook?
Yes. You can purchase Apple Care for the MacBook, this will extend the warranty for three years. The cost is $239.
Learn more about Apple Care
Can I get more memory for the MacBook?
Yes. Before purchase, we can add it for an additional cost. After purchase and once the machine is shipped to you, you can take it to your local Apple Store and have it added. Again, there is an additional cost to add memory. Ask about additional details if you are interested in this option.
Do the MacBook Pros come with any additional software or features?
The MacBook Pros are powered by the Mac OS X 10.6, Snow Leopard. The machine also includes the original factory software, including Photo Booth and iPhoto.
Can I upgrade the MacBook Pros to the new Lion OS?
Yes. The MacBook Pros are eligible for a FREE upgrade of the new Lion OS X. For more information visit Apple’s Lion OS X Upgrade page.
What does “gently used” mean? How many programs have these MacBooks and Sony cameras been used for?
This equipment has been used only in a limited capacity. Both the MacBooks and the cameras have been used for only 4 to 6 weeks. The equipment is never abused or used under harsh conditions. Both the MacBooks and video cameras were maintained and checked weekly for damage or abuse. We will not sell any equipment that doesn’t meet our high standards of being “like new.”
What if I change my mind about buying something?
All equipment is sold on a first-come, first-serve basis. Since we have a limited amount of hardware, and due to the demand, we are now taking full payments. You may place a non-refundable 25 percent deposit to hold your item and pay for it within 7 days. Once your item is reserved, it is removed from public sale and taken off the available-equipment list. All sales are final.
How and when do I get my gear?
We are shipping available MacBook Pro hardware now. If you have paid for your equipment (including shipping costs) you will be notified via email when your item ships. If you have a particular delivery date or preference for delivery, please contact us to make arrangements.
How is my equipment shipped?
You have several choices for shipping. Within California, you may choose between GSO (Golden State Overnight), Fed Ex, or pickup from our Los Gatos, California office. Outside of California, shipping options by Fed Ex include Ground, 2-Day Express, or Overnight Delivery.