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  Reply # 510626 23-Aug-2011 14:11
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fab:
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fab: I rang Acquire too, missed by three people. I bought mine as soon as it opened up too!

Not going to lose any sleep over it, but would have been real nice.

As per others would be rapt to buy someone's 'spare' if there's one going.


Order number?


147356


Lol 353 here.....

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  Reply # 510630 23-Aug-2011 14:14
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Some clown is selling the 16GB model on Ebay for USD$1899, claiming its now a collectors item.

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  Reply # 510638 23-Aug-2011 14:22
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From Reddit:
–]wnewo 2 points 2 hours ago
Managed to be the first to order from Acquire but it looks like their account system doesn't have session handlers and somehow 6 others ordered a total of 20 devices from my account.

Called them and they told me that it's fine, and I was first to get in, but they actually have no idea how much stock they have so it might be a while ಠ_ಠ


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  Reply # 510644 23-Aug-2011 14:41
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Just got this

Thank you for order this morning. We received hundreds of orders this morning and we do not have enough stock allocation to fulfill all of the orders.  Unfortunately your order was not successful and will be cancelled shortly in our system.   

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  Reply # 510646 23-Aug-2011 14:42
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Yep me too, #462 for a 32GB. Ah well.

gjm

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Reply # 510647 23-Aug-2011 14:43
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ditto




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  Reply # 510648 23-Aug-2011 14:43
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mrtoken: Just got this

Thank you for order this morning. We received hundreds of orders this morning and we do not have enough stock allocation to fulfill all of the orders.  Unfortunately your order was not successful and will be cancelled shortly in our system.   


Order #17500's ... just received this too :( 

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  Reply # 510649 23-Aug-2011 14:43
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mrtoken: Just got this

Thank you for order this morning. We received hundreds of orders this morning and we do not have enough stock allocation to fulfill all of the orders.  Unfortunately your order was not successful and will be cancelled shortly in our system.   


Just got the same email.  looks like I have missed out also.

Hope there are more opportunities in the next few days.

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  Reply # 510650 23-Aug-2011 14:44
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Thank you for order this morning.

We received hundreds of orders this morning and we do not have enough stock allocation to fulfill all of the orders.

Unfortunately your order was not successful and will be cancelled shortly in our system.

#147339

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  Reply # 510651 23-Aug-2011 14:44
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Same here.  Acquire can get stuffed. When an item goes into your basket it should be allocated. Don't advertise stock and then say "oh we need to find out how much stock we can get" False advertising i reckon.  It had 90 remaining when I ordered.  Total BS!



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  Reply # 510653 23-Aug-2011 14:45
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I was aswell, thought I was in with a chance being so quick but nope. Ah well, since I didn't need one it's not a great loss I suppose :)

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  Reply # 510654 23-Aug-2011 14:46
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Same here but got great customer service from Simon @ Acquire.

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  Reply # 510656 23-Aug-2011 14:46
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I wonder how quick you actually had to be, I was f5ing, had an account pre made and my credit card details all copy pasta. I would say my order was in within 25-30Seconds of the price change.

FFS.

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  Reply # 510657 23-Aug-2011 14:47
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Same here, order cancelled. bugger, though I had the parents Christmas gifts sorted well in advance!

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