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Hey Folks

http://www.play.com/PC/PCs/-/653/860...archtype=genre

THis is about to come off of preorder in a weeks time, and I was wondering about the series it is...

The advert states their future stock of these are 'S' panels. We all want the S panel, so If I bought this now, and then they get a delivery of A or C panels, and just sent it out to me hoping I don't notice, or they never checked in the first place - would I be able to get full refund (inc delivery) as they had advertised/shipped falsely?

I really want a 22", and have even asked some people about buying their 22" as they move up to 24", but noone has even answered, so I assume BNIB is the only way to go
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WHAT A RIP OFF

Its only like $300 USD on newegg
    
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Thanks for pointing that out, welcome to UK, you guys should have known how easy you have it a long time ago
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Quote:
Originally Posted by born2killU View Post
WHAT A RIP OFF

Its only like $300 USD on newegg
260 if you get an open box
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No offense meant, but how about reading the OP instead of confirming that you Americans get much better prices over and over?


edit - hmmmmm
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I have a 226bw and i love it. I have the C version - color is kind of off out the box but its very easy to calibrate. u can also just push a button on the monitor and it gives you different suggested RGB's / brightnesses depending on what you want to do (ie game, watch a movie, surf, etc).

if you can find a nice price you probably wont regret buying it.
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post #7 of 28
You can send the monitor back by cancelling up to 7 days after you get it: http://www.businesslink.gov.uk/bdotg...mId=1073792577

I'm not sure who pays the postage though, you might want to check how much that would cost as play is classed as overseas from here.

I am also interested in whether they are selling genuine S panels, as I heard the latest shipments have all evidence of which panel they are removed!!!

btw - you lot in the US are soooooooooooooooo lucky!! I would seriously consider moving there for the prices alone!

Edit: http://www.tradingstandards.gov.uk/c...V0051-1111.txt
It says nothing about buying from Jersey, which is where play is located.

However in answer to your question, if they didn't send you an S panel then yes you can send it back as it is not as described and fit for purpose.
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Why are the U.S. prices so much better? Is it because of tariffs or just increased competition here?
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We get ripped off for all electrical items here!

Maybe we get paid more too? I doubt it!
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Quote:
Originally Posted by losttsol View Post
Why are the U.S. prices so much better? Is it because of tariffs or just increased competition here?
Tax

Tax

Tax

Average Britain's percentage to free spend after taxes/monthlies = 15%

Average American's percentage = 35%

So in real terms, you guys have 20% more to spend after each month's bills, and what you spend that on is taxed less also, and therefore you guys have more money to spend, and we get shafted
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