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Master Geek
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Topic # 113242 10-Jan-2013 16:01 Send private message

Anyone know where I can pickup one locally ideally in Auckland? I can find them overseas and on Ebay only. My original power supply is fine, I just want a second one for convenience for when I move the Xbox from one room to another.

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Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 742921 10-Jan-2013 17:00 Send private message

Hi, if you ring Xbox support they'll sell you one for about $55. Shipping takes a week.
Source: I did it when I brought my us Xbox to nz.



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Master Geek
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  Reply # 742950 10-Jan-2013 17:48 Send private message

Thanks, tried buying online through Xbox support this morning but it didn't let me select the product for some reason. Have been on hold for support now for the last 40mins. Hopefully I'll get through. 

You would think buying a power supply would be easier.

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Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 743005 10-Jan-2013 19:23 Send private message

Phone support for anything can be a bit hit or miss.
Good luck.



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  Reply # 743080 10-Jan-2013 22:38 Send private message

Well, it took about four hours and several calls back and fourth with MS and finally I have one on order. $55 and 10 working days so not exactly a good deal but not a lot of choice.

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  Reply # 743352 11-Jan-2013 15:21 Send private message

And better than all the fakes on ebay etc that will probably overheat and die.




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