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  Reply # 561803 27-Dec-2011 12:45 Send private message

billgates: ^ Seems like a waste to buy the blu-ray player because the TV they have purchased cannot even do 720P!


Not at all! We have a HD ready plasma (purchased when full HD TVs were a lot more expensive). Watching BluRay movies on it is a far superior viewing experience to DVDs.

RXV

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Reply # 561806 27-Dec-2011 12:50 Send private message

Noel Leeming are selling the TiVo 320GB for only $199 - in store only, one per customer.  That is a great freeview box for the price!!!

Bought on this morning after seeing this posted in the Tivo section. 

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  Reply # 561830 27-Dec-2011 14:28 Send private message

RXV: Noel Leeming are selling the TiVo 320GB for only $199 - in store only, one per customer.  That is a great freeview box for the price!!!

Bought on this morning after seeing this posted in the Tivo section. 


Me too, I was the one who asked the question why they wern't listed online anymore. Grabbed one for my in-laws and used some birthday money to pick up one for me, and got my folks to grab one too. At that price it's only a bit more than a freeview decoder. Going away for a week but hopefully have time to set it up tonight.

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  Reply # 561835 27-Dec-2011 14:41 Send private message

I went to the Warehouse in St Lukes, Auckland & they happily price matched the Xbox for $174, awesome :-)

Don't go to the Warehouse on Dominion Road, the manager refused to price match.

http://imgur.com/a/h5SPT

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  Reply # 561836 27-Dec-2011 14:48 Send private message

Is anbody noticing anything wacky with the dates of these posts or is it just me, seems to be a day behind. It's the 27th right?

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  Reply # 561838 27-Dec-2011 14:49 Send private message

CutCutCut: Is anbody noticing anything wacky with the dates of these posts or is it just me, seems to be a day behind. It's the 27th right?


Its not an issue with your browser or system timezone settings is it? Dates look fine to me here 

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  Reply # 561839 27-Dec-2011 14:49 Send private message

jhickmott: I went to the Warehouse in St Lukes, Auckland & they happily price matched the Xbox for $174, awesome :-)

Don't go to the Warehouse on Dominion Road, the manager refused to price match.

http://imgur.com/a/h5SPT


Wish I had some spare cash, great deal there.

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  Reply # 561840 27-Dec-2011 14:51 Send private message

dclegg:
CutCutCut: Is anbody noticing anything wacky with the dates of these posts or is it just me, seems to be a day behind. It's the 27th right?


Its not an issue with your browser or system timezone settings is it? Dates look fine to me here 


Hmm, the OS date and time are ok, I'm running firefox 8.0.1, I can't find any time or date settings in the options of the browser itself. hmmm..

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  Reply # 561842 27-Dec-2011 14:53 Send private message

CutCutCut:
Hmm, the OS date and time are ok, I'm running firefox 8.0.1, I can't find any time or date settings in the options of the browser itself. hmmm..


Weird. Looks OK in 8.0.1 for me here (on OSX Snow Leopard and Windows 7) 

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  Reply # 561843 27-Dec-2011 14:54 Send private message

CutCutCut: 

Hmm, the OS date and time are ok, I'm running firefox 8.0.1, I can't find any time or date settings in the options of the browser itself. hmmm..


Check the timezone setting under your Geekzone profile. Hopefully this link will take you there.

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  Reply # 561847 27-Dec-2011 15:05 Send private message

jhickmott: I went to the Warehouse in St Lukes, Auckland & they happily price matched the Xbox for $174, awesome :-)

Don't go to the Warehouse on Dominion Road, the manager refused to price match.

http://imgur.com/a/h5SPT


Did you get the Kinect from DSE for $99 too?

I found an old work voucher :) $50 off

so total cost for me:
- Work HDD 320gb from vendor $0 free
- Case for internal HDD $7.20NZD Ebay
- Xbox $174 at Warehouse
- Kinect after discount $49 Dick Smith
- Crackdown $19 at Dick Smith

$223 all up for a 320gb+4gb Kinect console

Might be able to convince the wife that we can still keep the 2nd Playstation too Money Mouth




I have moved across the ditch.  Now residing in Melbourne as a VOIP/Video Technical Trainer/Engineer. 

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  Reply # 561849 27-Dec-2011 15:14 Send private message

Picked up an x5 yesterday and I'm stoked with it. Nicest phone I have ever owned, but that is not saying much! $250 is what the original u8150 was worth when I got it free on 2 degrees plan. 

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  Reply # 561852 27-Dec-2011 15:22 Send private message

dclegg:
CutCutCut: 

Hmm, the OS date and time are ok, I'm running firefox 8.0.1, I can't find any time or date settings in the options of the browser itself. hmmm..


Check the timezone setting under your Geekzone profile. Hopefully this link will take you there.


Ahhh that's done it, weird though, because this is the first time I've noticed it. hmm. Oh well.

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  Reply # 561853 27-Dec-2011 15:23 Send private message

vinnieg:
jhickmott: I went to the Warehouse in St Lukes, Auckland & they happily price matched the Xbox for $174, awesome :-)

Don't go to the Warehouse on Dominion Road, the manager refused to price match.

http://imgur.com/a/h5SPT


Did you get the Kinect from DSE for $99 too?

I found an old work voucher :) $50 off

so total cost for me:
- Work HDD 320gb from vendor $0 free
- Case for internal HDD $7.20NZD Ebay
- Xbox $174 at Warehouse
- Kinect after discount $49 Dick Smith
- Crackdown $19 at Dick Smith

$223 all up for a 320gb+4gb Kinect console

Might be able to convince the wife that we can still keep the 2nd Playstation too Money Mouth


Nah, it's my second Xbox. I already have a Kinect but rarely use it. Thanks for posting about the Warehouse price matching, I never expected them to price match this deal lol.

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  Reply # 561871 27-Dec-2011 16:17 Send private message

jhickmott: I went to the Warehouse in St Lukes, Auckland & they happily price matched the Xbox for $174, awesome :-)

Don't go to the Warehouse on Dominion Road, the manager refused to price match.

http://imgur.com/a/h5SPT


lucky u! i went to bond without paper, they said its all sold out :(

so hard to find yesterdays paper :/

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