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First Dell recalls, and now... 1,330,000 more batteries realled.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/business/5390948.stm

Those execs must be on glue.

missed the 1.8 million Apple recalled.
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Lenovo spokesman Ray Gorman said the company expects the financial impact of the recall to be "minimal", as Sony is "supporting us financially in this recall".
Oh sony, no wonder the games are going up in price for the PS3 lmao.
    
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all of sony's failures recently actually made a difference for me... i ended up buying a panasonic lumix dmc-fx01 rather than the dony cybershot w50

Sony should seriously get their act together before they lose more customers like me.
 
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post #4 of 18
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I got a Lumix too. The only thing I would consider to buy from SOny right now is a TV. Even then I would have to consider it very carfully. How long before they start buggering that up?
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We just bought a Sony DSC-W50. Its brilliant.
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We just bought a Sony DSC-W50. Its brilliant.
I'm certain it is. When I see Sony I think of a Giza pyramid. Majestic and wonderful in it's time, but looking a bit worn and getting worse by the day, now. Still looks good, but in time... I hope they can turn it around, they had a knack for making the best of the best in many more areas than Camera's and TV's.
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post #7 of 18
Sony isn't even that great at making TVs any more, they've pretty much lost it from every stand point and it really is sad because there was a time when I wouldn't even consider any other brand of camcorder/camera/TV besides Sony, but they've been losing my family's business almost every time someone in the family gets a new tech toy lol, the last Sony thing I've bought was a DSC-T1 cybershot and that was only because they're so sleek. Even then it was for my mom (she wanted it super thin so it could be in her small purse) and Radioshack had some huge clearance on them so I got it for 1/3 the price.
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Yall are crazy, Sony is a god! If I do recall a sony battery didnt catch fire, a dell one did so I stand my ground, BURN DELL TO DEATH!!! lol.
    
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Yall are crazy, Sony is a god! If I do recall a sony battery didnt catch fire, a dell one did so I stand my ground, BURN DELL TO DEATH!!! lol.
the battries were made by sony

stupid sony they delayed the ps3 in australia cos of this dam battery problem
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post #10 of 18
That was one of the reasons why I never bought a laptop. They're too fragile and recalls are imminents.

Desktops FTW!
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