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post #31 of 46
I love amazon for hardware, specially for cases since i have amazon prime.
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post #32 of 46
Quote:
Originally Posted by elemings View Post
I'm railing on Amazon for several reasons:

1.) I ordered a Corsair Obsidian 650D on April 18th,
2.) It still hasn't shipped,
3.) The original shipping window was May 5th - 25th,
3.) The product webpage says they're in stock,
4.) In that timespan, I've only pestered them once about it,
5.) I just received an "approval" request to indefinitely postpone the shipment.

You think they're trying to screw me or hoping I'll cancel the order?
If you think Amazon is out to screw you and doing shady stuff- just never order anything online again. They are the worlds largest distributor and retailer- and in my experience they have always lived up to that title.
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post #33 of 46
You aren't the only one with problems

edit: removed link as it doesnt work, but it is the discussion on the page of the newer version of the case. Seems that nobody has had theirs shipped
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post #34 of 46
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by col musstard View Post
You aren't the only one with problems

edit: removed link as it doesnt work, but it is the discussion on the page of the newer version of the case. Seems that nobody has had theirs shipped
Well that's good to know... I guess. Here's the working link: http://tinyurl.com/3pkouxg. Really interesting to know what other's in the same boat are saying.
Edited by elemings - 5/24/11 at 12:55pm
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post #35 of 46
If you just search for the 650D that is cheaper without Prime it isn't sold by Amazon by default. The Amazon one is now 199.99, but is not in stock. The other one says it is in stock, but that is not Amazon. Amazon still has a "Usually ships in 1 to 2 months" badge on their product page.
Not Amazon:

Amazon:
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post #36 of 46
Quote:
Originally Posted by Kick View Post
Amazon>Newegg, imo

no tax, fast shipping ( both of them ), but for high priced stuff, amazon takes the cake by far

Also, OP is getting mad for no reason. Estimate was for May 5 at the earliest right? I've already given you an answer, not sure why this thread has to keep going

edit: woops, i take that back. keep goign through reps with them
Amazon<Newegg for me.

I am getting mad taxes from amazon but no tax for newegg and they ship pretty fast even with newegg saving shipping method. btw i live in ny.
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post #37 of 46
lol @ stay away from Amazon

they are ranked #1 by US Consumers and it's well deserved
post #38 of 46
I've never had any issues using Amazon. Great service, fast shipping. Although, I haven't ordered any hardware from them. I usually find better deals on Newegg, sometimes TigerDirect and occasionally ZipZoomFly.
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post #39 of 46
Shipped my HX-750 in two days Amazon have always been great and true to me.

Touch wood, I've never needed to RMA a computer part before.
    
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post #40 of 46
I buy way too much from amazon and have never had a problem with them. Even the time I had to return an item with the reason as: It doesn't seem like it's working as advertised. I've built my last two computers off amazon and never had a problem. Once in a while I'd hear about amazon just killing the order when they accidentally listed something for way too low, however I never hear of them delaying shipping hoping that you'd cancel.
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