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#55233 26-Dec-2009 06:48
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Get in quick, Harvey Norman is doing a big sale between Saturday 26th and Tuesday 29th, and have advertised a HP Mini 110-1111TU for only $288! 
The flyer even points out it is NOT a misprint!


At that price, I may get two, one for me and one for the old man.




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  #285207 26-Dec-2009 07:08
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The only thing is that it has Windows XP, Not 7. But I guess that that is what you get when it is extremely cheap.




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  #285209 26-Dec-2009 07:23
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I am getting one, will put ubuntu on it





 
 
 
 


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  #285210 26-Dec-2009 07:32
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I think that I will get one.
I just found our mailer and it said that there was a limit of one per customer.




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  #285211 26-Dec-2009 07:35
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Nothing wrong with Windows XP, it's better than having Vista, and at that price, ya can't exactly complain.




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  #285216 26-Dec-2009 08:14
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It's an end of line model - you can hardly expect to get Windows7.

After reading the Dominion Post this morning I've decided that's the bargain of the day, I'm off soon to pick one up for somebody.

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  #285218 26-Dec-2009 08:30
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euanandrews: Nothing wrong with Windows XP, it's better than having Vista, and at that price, ya can't exactly complain.


you are right - except that XP is almost 10 years old. ubuntu netbook remix is more fun to use! Cool





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  #285219 26-Dec-2009 08:36
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Good luck.. Turned up to buy one this morning at Henderson.. They had 17 for approx 100 customers.. As good a deal as it was I couldnt be bothered fighting for one.. :)

 
 
 
 


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  #285220 26-Dec-2009 08:53
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Went to Mt Wellington this morning - they had roughly 50 which went in 5 minutes. I'm downloading UNR as it is bloated with HPware.

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  #285222 26-Dec-2009 08:59
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60 pcs in moorhouse chch gone in 6 seconds as the queue formed.




Involuntary autocorrect in operation on mobile device. Apologies in advance.


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  #285230 26-Dec-2009 09:59
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I'm going to Hamilton this morning, any left!?



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  #285232 26-Dec-2009 10:05
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I'm bloody worried now I'm gona miss out...trying to get old man to get down there and get one now, called him at 6am this morning and just again... unfortunately I am stuck in the middle of the Cook Straight, don't get back until 1.15ish


Edit:
I have been informed Wellington, Lower Hutt, and Porrirua are all sold out!


Bugga.




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  #285241 26-Dec-2009 11:22
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Yeah thats the kind of deal you need to be there 20 mins before the door opens, sister was lucky enough to get one.

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  #285261 26-Dec-2009 14:49
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Nation wide SELLOUT from a Harvey Norman Staff Member!





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  #285263 26-Dec-2009 15:10
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Apparently 8 were in Hastings store, Got there at 9.30, way to late as expected.

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  #285269 26-Dec-2009 16:28
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askelon: Good luck.. Turned up to buy one this morning at Henderson.. They had 17 for approx 100 customers.. As good a deal as it was I couldnt be bothered fighting for one.. :)


same here Frown, however you can now find lots of this on trademe





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