Originally Posted by reserves
I'm confused. I signed up as a developer but am not a student, does this mean I can't get the 20% discount? I'm in the UK.
Anyone can join the Apple Developer Connection for free. If you want the discounts, you have to become a paid member. I don't know about prices in the UK, but in the US it's $99US for students, $500US for Select, and $3,500US for Premier membership. The program level determines how many systems you can purchase at a discount. (See this page
Originally Posted by bigpimponfire
it may be that when u enter ur credit card information when u buy the pc it charges you for the membership
That's exactly what happened when I tried configuring a purchase. I didn't pull the trigger, but it sure was tempting. (Still waffling on which system to purchase.