updated 11:35 pm EDT, Sun August 2, 2009
Amazon OS X 10.6 pre-order
Amazon has begun taking pre-orders for the forthcoming Mac OS X Snow Leopard. The company is offering the software for Apple's announced price of $29 for OS X Leopard users. The retailer also provides an "Upgrade Path Alert" designed to notify customers that the upgrade is only available for Intel computers currently running OS X Leopard.
Amazon is also accepting pre-orders for Snow Leopard Server, along with family packs bundled with iLife '09 and iWork '09. A five-license family pack, Mac Box Set and Family Pack Mac Box Set are available for $49, $169, and $229, respectively. Snow Leapord Server carries a price of $499. The Amazon listing states that although Snow Leopard is scheduled for a September release, no official date has been announced.