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iTunes online Swiss Store-crazy prices

To rent a film with iTunes costs 7.50 Franks. More extortionate Swiss prices-in Germany iTunes 4 Euro!
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Re: iTunes online Swiss Store-crazy prices

...and you are surprised why?
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Re: iTunes online Swiss Store-crazy prices

If you have to ability, the best route is to use get a US itunes account. Cheapest option and the most options for apps, movies and music. I have both CH and US accounts.
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Re: iTunes online Swiss Store-crazy prices

Well how can I make a US account?
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If you have to ability, the best route is to use get a US itunes account. Cheapest option and the most options for apps, movies and music. I have both CH and US accounts.
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Re: iTunes online Swiss Store-crazy prices

No not really surprised-after all its Switzerland!!
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Well how can I make a US account?
By using a different email address and my parents address for the registration.
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Re: iTunes online Swiss Store-crazy prices

Yes but one has to give a payment method from Credit card etc and there is no option to choose " none"
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By using a different email address and my parents address for the registration.
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Yes but one has to give a payment method from Credit card etc and there is no option to choose " none"
Google is your friend.

There are plenty of ways to do this, the issue is that most of these could be extended to, or misconstrued as a form of fraud - likely won't be elaborated on here as a result.
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Re: iTunes online Swiss Store-crazy prices

Yes you are quite right!
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Google is your friend.

There are plenty of ways to do this, the issue is that most of these could be extended to, or misconstrued as a form of fraud - likely won't be elaborated on here as a result.
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Re: iTunes online Swiss Store-crazy prices

And they are surprised that people rather go to the torrent store than to the iTunes store??
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Re: iTunes online Swiss Store-crazy prices

can u have two itunes accounts on one thing, like a iPad? Thx
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Re: iTunes online Swiss Store-crazy prices

This is more like it is Apple selectively pricing their goods to be able to rip off their customers to the greatest amount possible and less do with it being Switzerland. Their other great rip off location is Australia where they probably charge even more then in CH.

Even the Australian government is now taking Apple to court over theri selective pricing for digital downloads asking for an explanation as to how they justify it.
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Re: iTunes online Swiss Store-crazy prices

Surprised no one's mentioned this yet...

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can u have two itunes accounts on one thing, like a iPad? Thx
YOu can have as many as you want. You just go to the app icon in the settings menu and log out of your itunes account. Then login under a different account. I have CS and Post finance mobile apps from the CH itunes store and my Charles Schwab and Chase bank apps from my US accounts on my iPad. Neither bank app is available in the other countries store.

In order to have a US iTunes, you have to have a US billing address.
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Re: iTunes online Swiss Store-crazy prices

As billing address give the name of a hotel,and zip code.
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YOu can have as many as you want. You just go to the app icon in the settings menu and log out of your itunes account. Then login under a different account. I have CS and Post finance mobile apps from the CH itunes store and my Charles Schwab and Chase bank apps from my US accounts on my iPad. Neither bank app is available in the other countries store.

In order to have a US iTunes, you have to have a US billing address.
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Re: iTunes online Swiss Store-crazy prices

A good reason to boycott Apple products!
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This is more like it is Apple selectively pricing their goods to be able to rip off their customers to the greatest amount possible and less do with it being Switzerland. Their other great rip off location is Australia where they probably charge even more then in CH.

Even the Australian government is now taking Apple to court over theri selective pricing for digital downloads asking for an explanation as to how they justify it.
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Re: iTunes online Swiss Store-crazy prices

Any ideas where I can buy some US Itunes vouchers without paying extra? I was able to setup the account for US Itunes but buying online vouchers is expensive...14$ for a 10$ card
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Re: iTunes online Swiss Store-crazy prices

Ebay has alot of offers but whether they are genuine I don't know.
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Any ideas where I can buy some US Itunes vouchers without paying extra? I was able to setup the account for US Itunes but buying online vouchers is expensive...14$ for a 10$ card
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Re: iTunes online Swiss Store-crazy prices

I wonder what would happen if you entered your Swiss address, but put in a real US zip code. It may work. I know when I redid my wife's wedding ring, I had our US jeweler make it. He took my payment over the phone and his computer wouldn't allow him to enter a 4 digit postal code, so he just entered his ZIP code and it worked. Give it a try!
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Re: iTunes online Swiss Store-crazy prices

Would not work. The funds have to come from a US bank.
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I wonder what would happen if you entered your Swiss address, but put in a real US zip code. It may work. I know when I redid my wife's wedding ring, I had our US jeweler make it. He took my payment over the phone and his computer wouldn't allow him to enter a 4 digit postal code, so he just entered his ZIP code and it worked. Give it a try!
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