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Topic # 55281 28-Dec-2009 15:38
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I'm sure most people have noticed that Harvey Norman were selling HP Mini netbooks for $288 as part of their Boxing Day sale, and I'm sure there are quite a few people on here who wanted one!

Out of interest, did anyone on here actually manage to buy one? (Excepting paragonOfGeek, who mentions he got one in another thread, and the few that I've noticed have turned up on Trade Me.)

I thought I'd pick one up -- I wasn't exactly there waiting for the store to open at 08:00, but I didn't slouch either and ended up visiting three different branches before 13:30... No sign of the things anywhere or that they even existed. They must have been selling them at well below cost, so did each store only have three in stock or something?!

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  Reply # 285640 28-Dec-2009 15:40
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Already some discussion here re the HP Mini special at HN

http://www.geekzone.co.nz/forums.asp?forumid=48&topicid=55233




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  Reply # 285643 28-Dec-2009 15:56
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Sorry, Damager - you're quite right. I didn't notice the other thread.

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  Reply # 285644 28-Dec-2009 15:58
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No worries! :-)




- Telstra HTC Touch Pro2 - Energy ROM WM6.5.5 20 Oct/Cyanogen Mod Froyo 2.2 - R.I.P
- AT&T Galaxy S Captivate 16GB on XT (now with brother)
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- Business Hours - Work In The Electricity Industry, After Hours - DJ/Turntablist - Will Scratch Vinyl For Free'
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  Reply # 285852 29-Dec-2009 15:56
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Harvery Norman are taking Rain Checks today, pay up front and they will be suppling in a couple of weeks the same or better quality Netbook.  Myself and my father ordered one each today.  NOT SURE HOW LONG IT WIIL LAST

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