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Topic # 38464 29-Jul-2009 19:38 Send private message

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The link is here on my blog. I'd appreciate my email address being used in the referral field - its for a competition for people who signed up for the beta test.







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  Reply # 240446 30-Jul-2009 08:48 Send private message

The killer question will be how much will they cost..




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  Reply # 240452 30-Jul-2009 08:59 Send private message

Look at the .au site for clues ($699AUD for the box).





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  Reply # 240561 30-Jul-2009 12:46 Send private message

tonyhughes: Look at the .au site for clues ($699AUD for the box).



 

NZ$1200 then going by other Ozz to NZ pricing..




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  Reply # 240563 30-Jul-2009 12:51 Send private message

I would be VERY surprised to see the basic TiVo box debut > $999 incl GST. Even that is a $100 premium over Aussie at current exchange rates.




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  Reply # 240569 30-Jul-2009 13:07 Send private message

old3eyes:
tonyhughes: Look at the .au site for clues ($699AUD for the box).



 

NZ$1200 then going by other Ozz to NZ pricing..


What makes you say that? Looking at the new Panasonic PVRs some of them will be cheaper in NZ.

I'd expect about 899/999 NZ$ initially, but who knows what may change in the next 3-4 months.




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  Reply # 240573 30-Jul-2009 13:18 Send private message

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  Reply # 245627 12-Aug-2009 14:59 Send private message

Got a call today and got confirmation of my participation :)




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  Reply # 245630 12-Aug-2009 15:02 Send private message

Aw.. Where's my confirmation call? :)

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  Reply # 245633 12-Aug-2009 15:08 Send private message

Still waiting for my call :(

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  Reply # 245636 12-Aug-2009 15:15 Send private message

And mine







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  Reply # 245645 12-Aug-2009 15:30 Send private message

I was contacted yesterday to confirm my participation in the beta.

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  Reply # 245661 12-Aug-2009 15:50 Send private message

freitasm: Got a call today and got confirmation of my participation :)


Are they giving you a free box or a discounted price  for being a beta tester??




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  Reply # 245691 12-Aug-2009 16:28 Send private message

old3eyes:
freitasm: Got a call today and got confirmation of my participation :)


Are they giving you a free box or a discounted price  for being a beta tester??


I have no idea...





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  Reply # 245727 12-Aug-2009 17:55 Send private message

I note two moderators/reviewers here have been invited... I sense Tivo wanting to get as much promotion on geekzone as possible ;-)

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  Reply # 245732 12-Aug-2009 18:01 Send private message

I doubt it. I saw on my Twitter other people invited too... And there was no mention of "Geekzone" on my phone call.




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