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Old 07-04-2007, 06:37 AM   #16
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why another topic for the same thing?
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Old 07-04-2007, 07:18 AM   #17
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Are they new or refurbs?
I think they are new, but if not get the 2 yr accident warranty and it won't matter.
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Old 07-04-2007, 07:20 AM   #18
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it does when you're not in the US
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Old 07-04-2007, 07:32 AM   #19
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It's got to be a mistake - they must be selling at a huge loss at that price. Can't be real, surely?
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Old 07-04-2007, 07:34 AM   #20
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It's got to be a mistake - they must be selling at a huge loss at that price. Can't be real, surely?
mistake or not, if they're new, I'm buying one!
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Old 07-04-2007, 07:53 AM   #21
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I tried ordering one, but when I filled everything in and try to submit it I get the message "One of the products could not be added to your cart..."

The website gives no reason why the order cannot be completed.
Though I suspect that it cannot handle my (dutch) zip code.
(On the other hand it does allow me to select Paypal as a payment method.)

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Oops, I just figured out that you need to ring them to place an international order.
I just got confused because they allowed me to enter an international shipping address and even calculated the shipping costs.
It's probably my fault for not understanding that "One of the products could not be added to your cart..." means the same as "Sorry, we do not accept international orders via our website".

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Old 07-04-2007, 08:02 AM   #22
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I just put through an order with no problem. Took the two year accident coverage for a total of $126.
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Old 07-04-2007, 08:03 AM   #23
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This one got posted to the frontpage since we thought it was worth the attention
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Old 07-04-2007, 08:05 AM   #24
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This seems like a good way also for international folks who cannot order directly through Sony Style. Like I said before, I called them, and it works for international shipments as long as you wire them the money first ($25 processing fee + standard wiring costs).
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Old 07-04-2007, 08:07 AM   #25
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This seems like a good way also for international folks who cannot order directly through Sony Style. Like I said before, I called them, and it works for international shipments as long as you wire them the money first ($25 processing fee + standard wiring costs).
but what's the trap then??? generally, if an offer is too good to be true, it generally is...
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Old 07-04-2007, 08:07 AM   #26
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I just got my Reader from bhphotovideo


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Old 07-04-2007, 08:19 AM   #27
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but what's the trap then??? generally, if an offer is too good to be true, it generally is...
Biggest trap is that this was an error and that Tigerdirect.com will invalid the purchase. A risk most people are willing to take.

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Get a second as a gift for someone close to you
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Old 07-04-2007, 08:26 AM   #28
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Has anyone else purchased via PayPal? My order is still pending...

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Old 07-04-2007, 08:37 AM   #29
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"Wiring" money rings alarm bells with me, I'm afraid. I hope this is a legit deal.
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Tigerdirect is a huge Online computer-product retailer. I wouldn't worry about fraud.
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