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  Reply # 1178038 18-Nov-2014 16:36
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nathan:
mrtoken: These are now showing back in stock if anyone wants to get one




Or 10 ;)

I've got a few stockings stuffers on the way for Xmas gifts


Hahaha yes I was thinking the same, you should have told me before ordering the 2 I ordered that you were getting me 1 :P
Thanks Nathan :)

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  Reply # 1180124 20-Nov-2014 13:58
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Look what turned up today


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  Reply # 1180145 20-Nov-2014 14:20
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List of pre installed stuff

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  Reply # 1180189 20-Nov-2014 15:38
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Lots to remove then lol


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  Reply # 1180197 20-Nov-2014 15:51
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Ordered one of these and one of the Anker 40w USB chargers on the same order.  USB charger shipped same day and was here within 7 days via i-Parcel.  HP Stream leaves the next day, and sits in export warehouse for 5 days (2 of which were a weekend).  Grrr.

Guess I will be taking the Chromebook away next week instead for RDP into my office desktop.  Rats.  I like my HP Envy X2 too much to risk it getting swiped on the trip.  If the nifty little Chromebook went missing, I would be annoyed but would probably not replace it.




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  Reply # 1180198 20-Nov-2014 15:52
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Dynamic: Ordered one of these and one of the Anker 40w USB chargers on the same order.  USB charger shipped same day and was here within 7 days via i-Parcel.  HP Stream leaves the next day, and sits in export warehouse for 5 days (2 of which were a weekend).  Grrr.

Guess I will be taking the Chromebook away next week instead for RDP into my office desktop.  Rats.  I like my HP Envy X2 too much to risk it getting swiped on the trip.  If the nifty little Chromebook went missing, I would be annoyed but would probably not replace it.


Same as mine, these seem to site for while, i wonder if its paper work as they have a battery in them.

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  Reply # 1180201 20-Nov-2014 15:58
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mrtoken: Same as mine, these seem to site for while, i wonder if its paper work as they have a battery in them.

I had the same thing a few months back with a small metal kitchen appliance (no battery or power - hand cranked).  3 weeks later it had still not arrived.  i-Parcel were useless and fobbed me off.  AFter 4 weeks Amazon refunded me.  2 days later the item arrived.  4 days after that the tracking information was updated.  Research showed a lot of complaints about i-Parcel.




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  Reply # 1180216 20-Nov-2014 16:34
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mrtoken: Lots to remove then lol



Its not too bad only maybe 4 bloatware programs removed, runs windows 8 much better than I was expecting

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  Reply # 1180218 20-Nov-2014 16:35
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mrtoken: Lots to remove then lol



Its not too bad only maybe 4 bloatware programs removed, runs windows 8 much better than I was expecting


that's good to hear :)

Looking forward to mine turning up 


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  Reply # 1180220 20-Nov-2014 16:40
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mrtoken:

Same as mine, these seem to site for while, i wonder if its paper work as they have a battery in them.


I've wonder about that on the other end when it arrives in NZ, almost all of my i-parcel stuff that has no battery clears customs same day and all tablets 2-3 days

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  Reply # 1180417 20-Nov-2014 22:30
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For anyone who is interested I fired up steam for a laugh and installed call of duty 4 and counter strike source both ran rather well at around 40fps.



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  Reply # 1180696 21-Nov-2014 12:19
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I was originally going to get an Android tablet, but I now plan on ordering this some time next week to get in time for Christmas. In the past when I've ordered from Amazon I've found that i-Parcel has very bad tracking, and takes forever to arrive. Looking at reviews online I'm surprised how well it handles Windows 8.1 considering it only has 1GB of RAM. I'm looking forward to getting my hands on one. Too bad the selection of cases on eBay and Aliexpress is only those horrible folding ones, I much prefer just a hard/soft shell case, not a folio one.

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  Reply # 1180699 21-Nov-2014 12:32
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Stan: For anyone who is interested I fired up steam for a laugh and installed call of duty 4 and counter strike source both ran rather well at around 40fps.




whaaaaaaaa?

edit: Just ordered one. That price is amazing.

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  Reply # 1180728 21-Nov-2014 13:40
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wasabi2k:
Stan: For anyone who is interested I fired up steam for a laugh and installed call of duty 4 and counter strike source both ran rather well at around 40fps.




whaaaaaaaa?

edit: Just ordered one. That price is amazing.


Haha I had some spare time today so i tested unreal tournament 3 

http://youtu.be/AVRPjYqH7Mc

Edit: can't seem to embed my youtube video

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  Reply # 1180730 21-Nov-2014 13:42
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Stan: For anyone who is interested I fired up steam for a laugh and installed call of duty 4 and counter strike source both ran rather well at around 40fps.




Ok so I just bought one too then.  For some reason my order (shipping to Waikato) shows Grand Total:$109.69.  No complaints here, but will be interesting to see if they stick to it?

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