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Topic # 25865 4-Sep-2008 11:16
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Hello!

I consider buying the Canon PowerShot A590IS camera, because it seems to get very good reviews. But when I look around for where to buy it, I see that DickSmith doesn't seem to have it. And Google only returns me places in Australia, even if I ask for New Zealand.

Does anyone know where in New Zealand I could get that camera?

Thank you very much...


Update: Ugh, never mind. I just found it on DSE's web site. Looks like there was some malfunction somewhere behind the keyboard... :-(

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  Reply # 162066 4-Sep-2008 11:46
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Now you just need to head into DSE so you can have a play for yourself!

All of big box retailers should stock this model.

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  Reply # 162093 4-Sep-2008 13:30
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rscole86: Now you just need to head into DSE so you can have a play for yourself!

All of big box retailers should stock this model.


The A590IS replaced the A570IS quite recently so some retailers may still be waiting on stock. It usually takes a while for new models to become widely available here.

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  Reply # 162177 4-Sep-2008 16:48
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One NZ supplier has 4 in stock, so other online retailers should start listing it soon.

Have checked DSEs price, its quite high, so if you havnt brought one yet PM me and ill see what I can do...


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  Reply # 162183 4-Sep-2008 16:56
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Photowarehouse...

http://www.photowarehouse.co.nz/1002936/canon+powershot+a590is+digital+camera/

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  Reply # 162210 4-Sep-2008 17:56
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dgashby: Photowarehouse...

http://www.photowarehouse.co.nz/1002936/canon+powershot+a590is+digital+camera/


Better off to buy it from DSE considering it's only $20 extra. Photowarehouse is prob going to add shipping later. There are over 50 DSE stores nationwide where you go to get it repaired under warranty VS an online store which you would have to ship back the camera to at your own cost.

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  Reply # 162211 4-Sep-2008 18:04
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Or as a parallel import -> http://www.pricespy.co.nz/search.php?q=A590IS

 

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  Reply # 162328 4-Sep-2008 22:51
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go check out a noel leemings.... i went intoa store the other day and bought a panasonic vid cam for cheaper than i could get from a couple of "wholesalers".  just remember to ask them how much more they can discount the sale!  you might be surprised!




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