Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.


View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8
3211 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 563

Trusted

  Reply # 1435773 27-Nov-2015 08:51
Send private message

mine came to NZD$58.65 (using Paypal to do the currency conversion, which is a little more than CC doing it but I like to know how much its costing up front).

85 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 28

ChoiceCheapies

  Reply # 1435780 27-Nov-2015 09:02
Send private message

reven: mine came to NZD$58.65 (using Paypal to do the currency conversion, which is a little more than CC doing it but I like to know how much its costing up front).


Thanks for that, have updated it on our site.

 
 
 
 


735 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 123

Subscriber

  Reply # 1435792 27-Nov-2015 09:25
One person supports this post
Send private message

Moto G 2nd gen 199.97 at Noel Leeming. Canon 70D plus 18-135 lens 1449 (1349 after cashback) also at NL.




rb99


87 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 8


  Reply # 1435794 27-Nov-2015 09:30
Send private message

Need to be careful if you buying a lot from overseas even every parcel is much less than NZD400 but customs still might charge you if all the parcel arrived in NZ about the same time and the total value is >= NZD400.

I bought quite a lot from Amazon since last Friday when they started the deals and every single item is just half price or even less compare to NZ retailers but the total amount is about to reach NZD600. There was no problems for the first few days but since yesterday few of my parcels shows "Your shipment is part of a multiple lot to New Zealand which requires special handling and may be delayed" and Amazon starts to charging me NZD148 "Import Fees Deposit" for an item that is valued at NZD258 which never happens before so I got a really bad feeling about this.

And I just saw the news few days ago:
http://www.stuff.co.nz/business/74363309/nz-post-may-impose-20-parcel-delivery-fee-if-gst-threshold-slashed
Compare to AU where everything under AUD1000 is duty free I don't what to say if above news comes true.

819 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 25


  Reply # 1435810 27-Nov-2015 09:48
Send private message

B and H also have the new Chromecast on that 2 for $50 special some US retailers are doing and they ship to NZ, about $7 USD cheapest shipping option. 
http://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/search?Ntt=chromecast&N=0&InitialSearch=yes&sts=ma&Top+Nav-Search=


You're typing with Josh!
1397 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 139

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 1435822 27-Nov-2015 09:51
Send private message

Grab the aerialBox T2100 FreeviewPlus for only $99 at Noel Leeming.




 

 

Josh Hill 


1808 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 140


  Reply # 1435828 27-Nov-2015 09:59
Send private message

Noel Leeming and Warehouse Stationary have Nexus 5X for $777

Which is so tempting, but I can't spend the cash

4025 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1076

Trusted

  Reply # 1435844 27-Nov-2015 10:12
Send private message

joshhill96: Grab the aerialBox T2100 FreeviewPlus for only $99 at Noel Leeming.


This seems like a good deal. Do these work fine with most external hard drives? ie support NTFS/exFAT formatting, most volume sizes etc.

496 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 122


  Reply # 1435864 27-Nov-2015 10:39
Send private message

CutCutCut: B and H also have the new Chromecast on that 2 for $50 special some US retailers are doing and they ship to NZ, about $7 USD cheapest shipping option. 
http://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/search?Ntt=chromecast&N=0&InitialSearch=yes&sts=ma&Top+Nav-Search=

 


Thanks for that - got an Audio and HDMI version for $90 NZ delivered for both. Awesome.

You're typing with Josh!
1397 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 139

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 1435885 27-Nov-2015 10:49
Send private message

eXDee:
joshhill96: Grab the aerialBox T2100 FreeviewPlus for only $99 at Noel Leeming.


This seems like a good deal. Do these work fine with most external hard drives? ie support NTFS/exFAT formatting, most volume sizes etc.


Yep, Potable Hard Drives are recommended, the unit can format for you.




 

 

Josh Hill 


2214 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 242

Trusted

  Reply # 1435895 27-Nov-2015 10:59
Send private message

Buying over in the US these days are getting quite expensive as 1USD equals ~1.5NZD!




20430 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 3901

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 1435900 27-Nov-2015 11:12
Send private message

Yes it does but still has the selection and service to make it worth it.




Richard rich.ms

6508 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 521

Trusted

  Reply # 1435921 27-Nov-2015 11:18
Send private message

sonyxperiageek: Buying over in the US these days are getting quite expensive as 1USD equals ~1.5NZD!


Agree.  It's rather stifled my Black Friday sales plans from early in the year.

BH have the Sony A6000 camera, body only for $398 for example.  That would have worked out at $450 or so earlier in the year. 

And I have family travelling the states right now also for 'free shipping' back here.  I've put those plans on hold given the poor exchange rate.

735 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 123

Subscriber

  Reply # 1436042 27-Nov-2015 13:58
Send private message
3057 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 433

Subscriber

  Reply # 1436067 27-Nov-2015 14:30
Send private message

I have wanted to have a play with some WeMo (Belkin) stuff but have always been put off by the price. However Harvey Norman have the switch / sensor combo on BF special for $48 (normal price from them $159). I have seen the unit specialed at Noel Leeming previously but not that low. I know it is runout stock but i couldn't resist, now I just need to find a use for it......




Areas of Geek interest: Home Theatre, HTPC, Android Tablets & Phones, iProducts.

1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8
View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic



Twitter »

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





News »

UAV Traffic Management Trial launching today in New Zealand
Posted 12-Dec-2017 16:06


UFB connections pass 460,000
Posted 11-Dec-2017 11:26


The Warehouse Group to adopt IBM Cloud to support digital transformation
Posted 11-Dec-2017 11:22


Dimension Data peeks into digital business 2018
Posted 11-Dec-2017 10:55


2018 Cyber Security Predictions
Posted 7-Dec-2017 14:55


Global Govtech Accelerator to drive public sector innovation in Wellington
Posted 7-Dec-2017 11:21


Stuff Pix media strategy a new direction
Posted 7-Dec-2017 09:37


Digital transformation is dead
Posted 7-Dec-2017 09:31


Fake news and cyber security
Posted 7-Dec-2017 09:27


Dimension Data New Zealand strengthens cybersecurity practice
Posted 5-Dec-2017 20:27


Epson NZ launches new Expression Premium Photo range
Posted 5-Dec-2017 20:26


Eventbrite and Twickets launch integration partnership in Australia and New Zealand
Posted 5-Dec-2017 20:23


New Fujifilm macro lens lands in New Zealand
Posted 5-Dec-2017 20:16


Cyber security not being taken seriously enough
Posted 5-Dec-2017 20:13


Sony commences Android 8.0 Oreo rollout in New Zealand
Posted 5-Dec-2017 20:08



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.