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Hey OCN...I really thinking about getting this monitor

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Perfect-Pixel-YAMAKASI-301-SPARTA-30-S-IPS-2560x1600-DVI-D-PC-Computer-Monitor-/141161911922?pt=Computer_Monitors&hash=item20dde7d672

$389 shipped is way too good to pass up on 1600p. I hear these monitors for the most part, are rock solid. But I did read a few people complaining about the power brick failing real fast. Does green sum provide you with a better power brick, if requested? I e-mailed him regarding this, but he's yet to reply frown.gif ....Or is there an alternate power brick I can buy for cheap, in case it fails later down the line? I live in the USA, so 110v. Any input on this subject is greatly appreciated. Thanks! thumb.gif
Edited by steven88 - 3/26/14 at 9:18pm
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Just so you know, Green Sum's return policy is the buyer pays for returns if there is anything wrong with it. So if you're willing to risk it then buy from them. Some other person here on OCN hasn't been lucky and got a bad monitor and complained that they have to pay $200 to ship the monitor back.
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Just so you know, Green Sum's return policy is the buyer pays for returns if there is anything wrong with it. So if you're willing to risk it then buy from them. Some other person here on OCN hasn't been lucky and got a bad monitor and complained that they have to pay $200 to ship the monitor back.

Which ebay dealer pays for return shipping?

And I actually heard otherwise...that greensum pays for return shipping....this is from various people on different forums. If they refuse to cooperate, I can always dispute it with paypal.
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$400 for this monitor is a steal. I was planning to upgrade from my lowly dual monitor w1907's to two 24" leds but for the price this thing is like screaming please please buy me.

I just wonder how well my current setup can render the games i play. That res is Ultra high. may need some new fire power to even utilize this thing.

Nic
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Which ebay dealer pays for return shipping?

And I actually heard otherwise...that greensum pays for return shipping....this is from various people on different forums. If they refuse to cooperate, I can always dispute it with paypal.

Don't listen to what you heard on other forums that Green Sum pays for return shipping. Read their return policy carefully, another user tried to return a defective monitor but Green Sum would not pay for the shipping return. It becomes the cost of the buyer to return the purchased item. It's kind of hard to dispute when they have their policy posted up clearly as it is under the assumption that you agree to all of their terms of service. You can try to dispute but will most likely lose or get your PayPal account terminated or suspended. The person who wasn't happy with the purchase just did a chargeback.

See here:

http://www.overclock.net/t/1475749/disaster-green-sum-ebay-transaction-for-crossover-27qw-doa/0_30
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Originally Posted by n1sm View Post

$400 for this monitor is a steal. I was planning to upgrade from my lowly dual monitor w1907's to two 24" leds but for the price this thing is like screaming please please buy me.

I just wonder how well my current setup can render the games i play. That res is Ultra high. may need some new fire power to even utilize this thing.

Nic

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Don't listen to what you heard on other forums that Green Sum pays for return shipping. Read their return policy carefully, another user tried to return a defective monitor but Green Sum would not pay for the shipping return. It becomes the cost of the buyer to return the purchased item. It's kind of hard to dispute when they have their policy posted up clearly as it is under the assumption that you agree to all of their terms of service. You can try to dispute but will most likely lose or get your PayPal account terminated or suspended. The person who wasn't happy with the purchase just did a chargeback.

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http://www.overclock.net/t/1475749/disaster-green-sum-ebay-transaction-for-crossover-27qw-doa/0_30
Only if you're a gambling man.

Okay...let's try to keep this on topic please? My thread never asked in regards to what I think about a certain dealer or what not.
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