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Old 07-04-2007, 12:17 AM   #1
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Thumbs up Crazy deal on Reader.. $99 plus $150 worth of free books!

Tigerdirect has our reader for $99!

Get it and register it and get the $150 worth of connect books free!

I just got a 2nd unit...

Hope that helps!
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Old 07-04-2007, 01:18 AM   #2
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Insane Deal!!!

Just got me #2!!!

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Old 07-04-2007, 03:47 AM   #3
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Dam, tried to order for delivery to the UK, but it wont let me. You have to ring them to order for international delivery.

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Old 07-04-2007, 04:28 AM   #4
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is this even valid? anyone actually got their reader this way? isn't it just a mispricing? (instead of 299, 99 dollar)
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Old 07-04-2007, 04:36 AM   #5
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isn't it just a mispricing? (instead of 299, 99 dollar)
I rather suspect you're right, in which case the merchant is under no obligration to supply the item at that price.
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Old 07-04-2007, 05:17 AM   #6
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Sony Portable Reader for $99.99 @ TigerDirect.com

Pst, you didn't hear it from me, but TigerDirect.com has the Sony Reader PRS-500 in stock for the unbelievable price of USD $99.99, and no strings attached! There is no indication how many are left, so better hurry before they are all gone.

Thanks to valkyriesound for the tip!

Link to the deal and discussion: here
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Old 07-04-2007, 05:20 AM   #7
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I just ordered one and they already deducted $115.80 USD (tax + shipping included) from my PayPal account.
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Old 07-04-2007, 05:25 AM   #8
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how did you managed to let them send you to switzerland? you called?


keep us informed when you get yours
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Old 07-04-2007, 05:28 AM   #9
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First I tried my Swiss billing address, in which case their online shop only accepted payment by wire (at an additional $25 charge, plus the usual wiring costs). So I called their 1-800 number and the guy confirmed that this is the currently only valid payment method for intl. transactions.

So I went to plan B and had my girlfriend make the order (she is from the US).
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Old 07-04-2007, 05:55 AM   #10
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Old 07-04-2007, 05:57 AM   #11
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Old 07-04-2007, 06:11 AM   #12
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I am gonna go cross post this at Baen. It's email based, so hundreds of people will see it.

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Old 07-04-2007, 06:23 AM   #13
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Are they sold as new or refurbs?
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Old 07-04-2007, 06:29 AM   #14
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I just got a friend to buy me one - what an amazing deal! Let's just hope it's not a mistake...
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Old 07-04-2007, 06:32 AM   #15
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