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  #281951 13-Dec-2009 14:56
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Saves about $100-200 NZD after you factor in GST and shipping.  Hardly seems worth it given you loss CGA protection and local access to return/repair.

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  #281956 13-Dec-2009 15:32
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Ragnor: Saves about $100-200 NZD after you factor in GST and shipping.  Hardly seems worth it given you loss CGA protection and local access to return/repair.


Buy Asus or Toshiba which offer international warranty. Asus has 2 years on most of their products while low end products only have 1 year. Toshiba is 1 year international.




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  #281958 13-Dec-2009 15:38
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Neither Asus or Toshiba have an ION model netbook out yet though.

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  #281964 13-Dec-2009 15:46
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True. Asus 1201N is releasing on Amazon on 15th January 2010.




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  #282049 13-Dec-2009 22:38
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Ragnor: Saves about $100-200 NZD after you factor in GST and shipping.  Hardly seems worth it given you loss CGA protection and local access to return/repair.


Seems worth it to me. Cheaper, and you get the product when it comes out and not a few months later.

FWIW, I'm hating the keyboard and touchpad on my 311. I can't use the keyboard at all and have to plugin an external kb and mouse (I touch type).

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