Originally Posted by WilliamTheIrish
Students are desperate:
If you're okay with a used tab of any type, look at Craigslist in your area. I picked up an 8 month old iPad(1)64g with wifi for $200. Like you, I just canot pay apple's price for their product. It's been perfect for me and the price was right.
There are bargains out there if you're okay with the secondary market.
good idea, I live in a college town...thx