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  Reply # 1457287 26-Dec-2015 08:33
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eracode:
waikariboy: loooking for a 60" TV and 1499 from Noel Leamings, im very happy with. Doors open 7.30am!


9:00 a.m.?


7.30 on boxing day






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  Reply # 1457288 26-Dec-2015 08:35
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Davout: http://www.dicksmith.co.nz/apple-computers/apple-macbook-pro-13-256gbssd-dsnz-xa1205

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3" rMBP 256gb SSD $2,186


Wow, is that really a laptop for 2000 bucks, that is considered a bargin?

That's crazy. How much does it normally rip you off, I mean cost? 


$2,699. Again as someone pointed DSE will have no stock of this 



Is this their normal business practice?


There have been some unhappy customers still waiting for their products and also not getting much help from DSE about the status of the order lately. I thought of buying at that price however reading this forum and what some people have experienced I decided not to. 



I had to really out the pressure on for them to fulfill my order after waiting nearly 3 weeks. No explanation for the delay. It is all done offshore, they don't use NZ staff for their online operations, so communicating with them isn't easy. There online store is advertising things that they can't seem to provide, just seem to be major problems.


One of our customers bought one of these and got it shipped directly to our store so we could do the data transfer from their failed MacBook Pro.
It arrived within a few days of them ordering it online.
To have them at that price I'd say dse had stock at the old rrp, before Apple increased them, and decided to sell them at cost.


Showing up @ $2400 for me


It was a 1 day sale only.




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Reply # 1457311 26-Dec-2015 10:34
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Yabanize: Any good router deals around $100?


Here's one. wink





Most of the trouble in the world is caused by people wanting to be important. (T.S. Eliot)


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  Reply # 1457312 26-Dec-2015 10:37
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floydbloke:
Yabanize: Any good router deals around $100?


Here's one. wink



Nahh its hopeless, tried that one and the collet was very poorly made, very easy to have the bit running off centered which makes it all jumpy and do a horrible cut.




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  Reply # 1457316 26-Dec-2015 10:51
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richms:
floydbloke:
Yabanize: Any good router deals around $100?


Here's one. wink



Nahh its hopeless, tried that one and the collet was very poorly made, very easy to have the bit running off centered which makes it all jumpy and do a horrible cut.


I found it didn't have enough Ethernet ports either ;-)




Check out my LPFM Radio Station at www.thecheese.co.nz cool


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  Reply # 1457318 26-Dec-2015 10:53
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Anybody seen any good multi-USB charging solutions on sale? (Yeah I know I can buy a good Anker or something from Amazon, but I want to impulse buy and have it now :P )

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  Reply # 1457319 26-Dec-2015 10:54
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sidefx: Anybody seen any good multi-USB charging solutions on sale? (Yeah I know I can buy a good Anker or something from Amazon, but I want to impulse buy and have it now :P )


I understand the urge, but I promise you, you will be MUCH happier in the medium and Long term with an ANKER.

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  Reply # 1457322 26-Dec-2015 10:57
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Nutribullet @ Briscoes, 12 piece set $119, cheapest alternative price is $180 at NL. Gets 10/10 at trusted reviews and 9.3 from user ratings aggregated. Couple of downsides;

1) Blades not dish washer safe
2) Noisy
3) Not suitable for hot liquids.

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  Reply # 1457330 26-Dec-2015 11:09
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sidefx: Anybody seen any good multi-USB charging solutions on sale? (Yeah I know I can buy a good Anker or something from Amazon, but I want to impulse buy and have it now :P )


I understand the urge, but I promise you, you will be MUCH happier in the medium and Long term with an ANKER.


Sorry a bit OT, but is there really nothing even close to the Anker available locally?   Is this still the one to get?

Anker at amazon

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  Reply # 1457337 26-Dec-2015 11:26
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Anyone seen any deals on the iPad Air 2?




 


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  Reply # 1457343 26-Dec-2015 11:36
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I think I saw an ad that Briscoe's were having a "MASSIVE SALE"..!




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  Reply # 1457344 26-Dec-2015 11:38
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sonyxperiageek: I think I saw an ad that Briscoe's were having a "MASSIVE SALE"..!

That's nice. Are Dick Smith having a sale? By the looks of how quiet their store was this morning I'm guessing no.

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  Reply # 1457347 26-Dec-2015 11:59

Logitech UE BOOM 2 $239.99

http://www.smithscity.co.nz/

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  Reply # 1457349 26-Dec-2015 12:00
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bbkiwi: Logitech UE BOOM 2 $239.99

http://www.smithscity.co.nz/

UE Boom was cool. Any strong reason to upgrade please?

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  Reply # 1457351 26-Dec-2015 12:08

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bbkiwi: Logitech UE BOOM 2 $239.99

http://www.smithscity.co.nz/

UE Boom was cool. Any strong reason to upgrade please?


Sorry I can't help you there.

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