We offer a variety of services that make apple.com the ideal place for you to purchase items to give as gifts for family and friends.
Engrave Your iPod or iPad
Want to make your new iPod or iPad your own? You can engrave any model of new iPad, iPod shuffle, iPod nano and iPod touch. Personalised laser engraving is only available on apple.com. Engraving is not offered on refurbished products.
After you select your iPod or iPad from apple.com, you will be offered the option to enter up to one line of text for iPod shuffle and iPod nano, and up to two lines of text for iPod touch and iPad. As you type, you’ll see an image on the left side of the page that represents what your text will look like. The text will be engraved near the top, on the back of the product, just like it appears in the image.
Please make sure that everything is spelled correctly before you place your order. If you do make a mistake you may be able to make changes to the engraved text or cancel your item if online Order Status indicates that your iPod has "Not yet shipped." You may also wish to review our . See the Viewing & Changing Orders section of online Help for details or go directly to online Order Status. See the Online Self Service section for further details.
For business gifts, employee recognition, sales incentives, client appreciation and special events, an iPod makes the perfect gift. Order any combination of the popular iPod family. Customise your iPods with your company logo or text engraving and add music with prepaid iTunes Music Cards.
Learn more about Apple Corporate Gifting and Rewards Program
For more information or to place an order, call 1800 818830.
Apple Store Gift Cards
There are two types of gift cards that you can purchase from the Apple Online Store: Apple Store Gift Cards and iTunes Gift Cards.
Apple Store Gift Cards take the guesswork out of giving a gift. Your friends and family can choose exactly what they want from our huge collection of Mac, iPad, iPod and accessory items at the Apple Online Store.
How to Purchase Apple Store Gift Cards
Apple Store Gift Cards can be purchased from the Apple Online Store for any amount between €25-€2,000. Alternatively Apple Store Gift Cards can be purchased over the phone at 1800 92 38 98.
Each card can include an optional gift message. Find out more in the Gift Messaging section of online Help.
How to Use Apple Store Gift Cards
Apple Store Gift Cards can be redeemed on the Apple Online Store, or by calling 1800 92 38 98. Apple Store Gift Cards can only be redeemed in the country of purchase.
When using your Apple Store Gift Card at the Apple Online Store or over the phone, you'll need to provide the gift card number and PIN. Remember to keep the card in your possession until your item(s) have been delivered.
You can use up to eight Apple Store Gift Cards for one transaction at the Apple Online Store. You can also combine your Apple Store Gift Card(s) with one credit/ debit card to pay for your purchase.
Apple Store Gift Cards can be redeemed for most items on the Apple Online Store, including iPhone, iPhone accessories, and all things Mac, iPad, and iPod.
NOTE: Apple Store Gift Cards cannot be used to purchase another Apple Store Gift Card, an iTunes Gift Card, an iTunes Gift Certificate, Apple Print Products, or for purchases at the iTunes Store.
Checking Your Apple Store Gift Card Balance
You can check your Apple Store Gift Card balance by visiting Your Account or by calling 1800 92 38 98 (a low rate number is available if needed: 1850 88 20 48).
Lost or Stolen Cards
To report a lost or stolen Apple Store Gift Card, please contact Apple by telephone at 1800 92 38 98 (a low rate number is available if needed: 1850 88 20 48). Replacement cards will be issued after Apple confirms that the lost or stolen card has not been redeemed and order details have been verified. Apple is not responsible for lost or stolen gift cards.
iTunes Gift Cards
A perfect gift available in any amount between €10–€500, iTunes gift cards are redeemable for songs, albums, audiobooks and videos from the world’s #1 online music store. iTunes gift cards cannot be used to purchase Apple products.
Send gifts throughout Europe
Now you can send iPod and Mac gifts to friends throughout Europe. First, visit the Apple Online Store of the destination country, then place your order with a credit card. If you don’t speak the language, just call an Apple Store specialist at 1800 92 38 98.
Shop for friends and family in 15 European countries - no matter where you live. Learn more