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  Reply # 185954 24-Dec-2008 12:17
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Kinsten's got the right idea! Buy more for your woman.

I for one think I'll be avoiding queensgate like the plague no matter how great the deals, its just too nuts down there at this time of year.







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  Reply # 185958 24-Dec-2008 12:35
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heavenly_wild: I see Noel Leeming has a 20% off sale for Boxing Day starting as early as 6pm tonight online!

20% off Sony, Vodafone, HP, etc.

Shame it doesn't include Sony Vaios!!!!!

Cool. Where did you see that? Do you have a list of all the brands they will have on sale?



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  Reply # 185971 24-Dec-2008 14:11
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I got an e-mail from them.  You will find out at 6pm on their website:)

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  Reply # 185983 24-Dec-2008 14:43
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doesnt include vaios huh ... got my ps3 and vaio about 2 weeks ago - phew

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  Reply # 185991 24-Dec-2008 16:23
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LOL, I didn't say I was buying for my women, she has her own money, and plenty of it.  Got lots of tips, extra pressies and beat her budget by crap loads, so will effectively get about $600 more than me, almost double my weekly wage!

I knew I should have become a hair dresser!




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  Reply # 186012 24-Dec-2008 18:13
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noelleeming.co.nz is down!?

Edit: just slow

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  Reply # 186015 24-Dec-2008 18:45
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this is a good 'load test' for a website. so - just how many people are trying to hit the server? surely not all 4 million people are typing noelleeming.co.nz all at once??

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  Reply # 186019 24-Dec-2008 18:53
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needed to refresh 5 times to lock on! now going fast.

it (N-L) doesnt list the fine prints on the front big sign - but inside it does say excluding vaios and mp3s. my question is what about ps3 and games?

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  Reply # 186020 24-Dec-2008 19:10
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Boxing day sales? I just hope somewhere has Guitar Hero: World Tour with the full band bundle in stock for PS3...




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  Reply # 186023 24-Dec-2008 19:33
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Yeah Noel Leeming's site is slow.  People are eager!!!

I just checked DSE's site and they have 15-40% off storewide!

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  Reply # 186079 25-Dec-2008 16:43
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heavenly_wild: Hey folks,

It is the right time of the year to go shopping for the latest gadgets, notebook PCs, mobile phones, etc.

Two questions:

1) Would you wait for the Boxing Day sales or buy before that?

2) What's on your own wish list?

For me, I am definitely waiting for the Boxing Day sales as most retailers offer 20% discounts off most - if not all - notebooks for example.

Looking to pick-up a Sony Vaio!
How special are these prices? Wouldn't know as I've never owned a laptop.




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Reply # 186082 25-Dec-2008 18:06
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NZtechfreak: Boxing day sales? I just hope somewhere has Guitar Hero: World Tour with the full band bundle in stock for PS3...


Good luck, as you will surely need it! You would be more likely to buy yourself a set of hens teeth.

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  Reply # 186084 25-Dec-2008 18:42
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playtech generally have lowest vaio prices on pricespy.co.nz but do check! alternatively compare with the RRP at sony.co.nz (generally vaios don't deviate from the listed rrp at all)



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  Reply # 186087 25-Dec-2008 20:00
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joker97: playtech generally have lowest vaio prices on pricespy.co.nz but do check! alternatively compare with the RRP at sony.co.nz (generally vaios don't deviate from the listed rrp at all)


Yes they usually do but Noel Leeming does 20% off Sony Vaios from time to time.  It's disappointing they aren't offering such a deal for Boxing Day.

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  Reply # 186200 26-Dec-2008 20:49
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well. . . . . .
its almost the end of boxing day. . . . .

everyone got what they wanted?

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