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I just received the following in an e-mail:
Hello from Amazon.com.

We're unable to fulfill your order for the items listed below because they aren't available from the supplier any longer. As a result, we cancelled them from your order and your credit card wasn't charged.

ASUS Eee Pad Transformer TF101-A1 10.1-Inch Tablet Computer (Tablet Only)

We're sorry for any inconvenience or disappointment this may have caused.

Thank you for shopping at Amazon.com.


Sincerely,

Customer Service Department
Amazon.com

What a *****. Does this mean ASUS isn't able to supply these any longer or Target (the place I pre-ordered on Amazon) has realized that they can charge a much higher price than MSRP and almost all people (not me) will pay it?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by kzinti1 View Post
I just received the following in an e-mail:
Hello from Amazon.com.

We're unable to fulfill your order for the items listed below because they aren't available from the supplier any longer. As a result, we cancelled them from your order and your credit card wasn't charged.

ASUS Eee Pad Transformer TF101-A1 10.1-Inch Tablet Computer (Tablet Only)

We're sorry for any inconvenience or disappointment this may have caused.

Thank you for shopping at Amazon.com.


Sincerely,

Customer Service Department
Amazon.com

What a *****. Does this mean ASUS isn't able to supply these any longer or Target (the place I pre-ordered on Amazon) has realized that they can charge a much higher price than MSRP and almost all people (not me) will pay it?
Wow that is super weak on Amazon's part. I would call their customer service and ask for clarification and complain a bit.
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sooo where are the pics? it's been 2 days since "tomorrow" lol
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Wow that is super weak on Amazon's part. I would call their customer service and ask for clarification and complain a bit.
It was Target, not Amazon...

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Originally Posted by koven View Post
sooo where are the pics? it's been 2 days since "tomorrow" lol
A quick skim of this three page thread would help you out.

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sorry guys!
turns out the guy I was buying from sold it to someone else first
and theres no more stock that I can find locally



what a......<----insert swear word of choice
I'm so pissed off......well I guess its an excuse to wait for Tegra 3?
sigh
when I eventually get it, I'll do a review....hopefully

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Have you tried microcenter??

http://www.microcenter.com/single_pr...uct_id=0361289

Says "usually ships in 5 - 7 days".....
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post #27 of 31
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Have you tried microcenter??

http://www.microcenter.com/single_pr...uct_id=0361289

Says "usually ships in 5 - 7 days".....
Thanks. I'll give it a try but I'm really not hopeful they'll be any different than Amazon. In fact, they did the same thing as Amazon on a couple other items I ordered from MicroCenter. Advertised products, get my info so they can put me on their, and others, mailing lists and then say a week or three later that they can't fulfill the order.
I did find why I never saw this on MC though. Here's the way they have the search string: Home > Computers > iPads, Internet Tablets > Internet Tablets .
I never thought to look under "iPads" for an ASUS product. Also, under Brand Names, ASUS Transformers aren't listed, which I did search when I first looked for a Transformer.
Transformer. Really stupid name, that. Leave it to some Asian company to use a really lame cartoon reference. Anime sucks.
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post #28 of 31
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Originally Posted by kzinti1 View Post
Transformer. Really stupid name, that. Leave it to some Asian company to use a really lame cartoon reference. Anime sucks.
LOL.... I hear ya....

In reality I am holding off, I may place an order via Micro Center, but if they cant tell me yay or nay I may just get the Dell Streak 7, specs are identical aside from the keyboard dock which I would probably never buy anyway....
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LOL.... I hear ya....

In reality I am holding off, I may place an order via Micro Center, but if they cant tell me yay or nay I may just get the Dell Streak 7, specs are identical aside from the keyboard dock which I would probably never buy anyway....
Not for me. I don't know the exact screen sizes but there are quite a few more square inches with a 10.1" screen.
Besides that, it's a Dell. Just typing those 4 letters felt like I was shot through the head with an arrow! My 1st and almost last computer was one of those, things. The only good thing I got out of a, that "D" word, was being on line long enough to d/l info on building my own. I gave that damned thing away. No joke.
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Originally Posted by 10acjed View Post
LOL.... I hear ya....

In reality I am holding off, I may place an order via Micro Center, but if they cant tell me yay or nay I may just get the Dell Streak 7, specs are identical aside from the keyboard dock which I would probably never buy anyway....
Don't get the Streak 2. I can't recommend a non-honeycomb tablet with a horrible screen for the same price as a honeycomb one with an excellent one.

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Not for me. I don't know the exact screen sizes but there are quite a few more square inches with a 10.1" screen.
Besides that, it's a Dell. Just typing those 4 letters felt like I was shot through the head with an arrow! My 1st and almost last computer was one of those, things. The only good thing I got out of a, that "D" word, was being on line long enough to d/l info on building my own. I gave that damned thing away. No joke.
http://tvcalculator.com/index.html?8...cce04199e189fc

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