With the holiday season in full swing, some shoppers are ensuring they ll be placed on the naughty list by not paying for their merchandise at various San Francisco area Apple stores.

A group of three to four thieves have been helping themselves to pricey Apple merchandise while hapless store staff and customers looked on.

Three men burst into the store, grabbed what they could — mostly iPhones — scooping them up in their hands amid stunned onlookers.

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Four days later on November 29, four hoodie-clad bandits entered the store and grabbed devices with just one customer and two sales associates at the front of the store.

According to Siliconbeat via KTVU, a group of 6 to 10 young men took about 45 seconds to steal iPads and iPhones — valued at $20,000 — from the Apple store in nearby Burlingame last Wednesday.

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