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Topic # 191814 17-Feb-2016 12:17
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1day have the latest Chromecast (video, not audio) available today for $70 plus $5 shipping, available at https://www.1-day.co.nz/products/google-chromecast-2-black

 

Not bad a price, given Pricespy shows next best price at $99 (http://pricespy.co.nz/product.php?p=3341551).

 

A pity they don't have the audio available as well...


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  Reply # 1493931 17-Feb-2016 12:38
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Thanks for the heads up.  But not so much for your maths ;-).




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  Reply # 1493936 17-Feb-2016 12:41
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Satch:

 

Thanks for the heads up.  But not so much for your maths ;-).

 

 

Well, maths was always my worst subject at school...

 

Corrected now!


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  Reply # 1493939 17-Feb-2016 12:43
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I purchased one regardless so thanks again.


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  Reply # 1494152 17-Feb-2016 16:40
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fishipond has it for $70 inc shipping, have bought mine and waiting for it to arrive.


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  Reply # 1494243 17-Feb-2016 19:22
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considering they launch here officially tomorrow .....

 

RRP AFAIK $69





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  Reply # 1494244 17-Feb-2016 19:26
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hyperman:

 

considering they launch here officially tomorrow .....

 

RRP AFAIK $69

 

 

 

 

can't find any information on google about nz launch is it official?


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  Reply # 1494245 17-Feb-2016 19:27
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sure is ...

 

 

 

Stock sitting at work ready to go out in the morning





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  Reply # 1494256 17-Feb-2016 20:12
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Noel lemming had them advertised in store today for release tomorrow 69 but didn't have any colors just black

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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  Reply # 1494295 17-Feb-2016 20:23
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cool, theres nothing on their website. Going to the store tomorrow.




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  Reply # 1494590 18-Feb-2016 08:21
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What about the Chromecast Audio - is that also being released today, and will it be the same price?


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  Reply # 1494598 18-Feb-2016 08:43
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  Reply # 1494651 18-Feb-2016 09:34
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trig42:

 

Both out today - $69 each.

 

http://shop.jbhifi.co.nz/support.aspx?post=1&results=10&q=chromecast&source=all&bnSearch=Go%21

 

 

 

Thanks! There's one of my son's birthday presents sorted. $70's ok for this, and hopefully it'll come down cheaper on special - $100 was just too much...


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  Reply # 1494687 18-Feb-2016 10:06
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Yeah confirmed $68.99 at noel leemings now also.  Just received their email.


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  Reply # 1494722 18-Feb-2016 10:53
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tempting, but probably don't need it purely for wifi upgrade.


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  Reply # 1494732 18-Feb-2016 11:04
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I'm tempted by the audio one.

 

 

 

I got the Samsung M7 or whatever it was wireless speaker a while back, when it was on special at Noel Lemmings.

 

I've found the speaker good in some ways, but very bad in others.  Namely there are certain frequencies that cause it resonate badly, and the fact that it will only work with Spotify premium.

 

 

 

I think I may get a better end result using a Chromecast 2 audio and my old basic mini system aux line in, given it has fairly decent speakers anyway. 

 

(This all just sits on my fridge in the kitchen).

 

 

 

Does anyone know if there is that stupid requirement for Spotify Premium on the Chromecast 2 audio device?

 

 

 

 


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