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# 243636 22-Dec-2018 08:42
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PB-Tech Preview/Early Access

 

https://www.pbtech.co.nz/promotions/queue-busters-pre-boxing-day

 

 

 

Likely URL of Noel Leeming Boxing Day Sale

 

https://www.noelleeming.co.nz/boxing-day-sale

 

 

 

Harvey Norman sign up to be alerted when sale goes live

 

https://www.harveynorman.co.nz/event/the-big-sale


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  # 2149211 22-Dec-2018 10:05
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Just bought a Huawei P20 Pro for $849 that came with a free Bluetooth speaker. It was $50 cheaper at their recent Black Friday sale though.

Also picked up a Huawei Nova 3i for a friend too for $339 (also came with a free speaker).




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  # 2149215 22-Dec-2018 10:15
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Free speaker where?

 
 
 
 


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  # 2149216 22-Dec-2018 10:19
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Noice!




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  # 2149227 22-Dec-2018 10:38
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I don't think it's advertised, but you click Choose your option button and it'll say there for the free speaker.

I forgot I could've probably went to another store to see if they could beat the prices for me, which they probably could and I would've saved more!




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  # 2149791 24-Dec-2018 08:22
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anything else?





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  # 2149800 24-Dec-2018 08:57
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I wrote a blog post about some of the data PriceSpy has for those who are oblivious to it - https://www.geekzone.co.nz/sbiddle/8994

 

 


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  # 2149915 24-Dec-2018 09:57
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Seen on TV recently (last night)

 

The Big Save boxing day sale started last week (17 Dec - 30 Dec)

 

https://www.bigsave.co.nz/

 

Kathmandu Boxing Day sale on now too

 

https://www.kathmandu.co.nz/

 

 


 
 
 
 


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sbiddle:

 

I wrote a blog post about some of the data PriceSpy has for those who are oblivious to it - https://www.geekzone.co.nz/sbiddle/8994

 

 

Pricing theory is an interesting field of study, but at the end all that really matters is what you will be offered on the day and what you end up paying.

 

The historical price of goods is frustrating as it is an empirical study of opportunity lost and the cost of inaction. Apple goods used to be a LOT cheaper in NZ when our exchange rate was at similar points to what it is now (NZD:USD), and then when the exchange weakened the prices shot up and have never gone back down to those older levels. A lot like petrol prices relative to oil prices and the introduction of those annoying loyalty programmes that added 10c/litre to the cost of fuel.

 

I guess the real question is what are people willing to pay on the day and what can they get? I'd love to get some discounts on spotify to benefit my kids, i'm sure people will be looking for new TV's as well (I found the best time was the boxing day week for some models, but also being in tune with the market and got something at the end of Jan)





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  # 2150190 24-Dec-2018 18:16
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All the online Sales I expect will be up and running within the next few hours, PB Tech already going and Noel Leeming starts at 7pm


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  # 2150196 24-Dec-2018 19:06
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Sale ads on TV seemed a bit disappointing.

 

Harvey Norman have the LG 55B8 OLED for $2,699 down from the $2,999 for the B7 last Boxing Day

 

 


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  # 2150235 24-Dec-2018 19:58
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Got an email saying Kogan have started their sale. So "DickSmith" probably have too.


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  # 2150237 24-Dec-2018 20:05
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Also just got an email from Sony about A8F discounts


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  # 2150247 24-Dec-2018 21:10
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blakamin:

 

Also just got an email from Sony about A8F discounts

 

 

I see the LG B8 OLED has finally seen an OLED under $2k in the Aussie market - they're selling for $1995 on special.

 

 


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  # 2150248 24-Dec-2018 21:26
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ComputerLounge have some (admittedly subjective) good deals - especially on graphics cards and the like!


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  # 2150249 24-Dec-2018 21:30
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Was hoping for some good PS4 Pro deals, pretty meh so far

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