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post #11 of 26
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i just bought a Monster DVI HDMI cable off ebay for 14.99. and it retails for 120!
Now there's a happy medium lol.

Congrats to you
post #12 of 26
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i just bought a Monster DVI HDMI cable off ebay for 14.99. and it retails for 120!
Are you sure it was a genuine Monster Cable? Not some cheap rip off?

If Monster Cables were $15 I would buy them too.
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Monster is a Jip! go monoprice!
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post #14 of 26
For digital cables its going to either work or not work thats what I've always heard that it doesnt matter the if its gold plated and blah blah. For speakers I've heard that stuff matters. Yea but monster cables are very overpriced
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Meh.
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post #16 of 26
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Meh.
A thoughtful post that I would have to agree with.

I do kinda like the idea of a "Cable company", someone that can sell better cables, but the prices are so ridiculous its not worth it. I'd love nothing more than replace all my cheap speaker cables so i don't have to stack them on top of each other, but for enough money that could just buy me a better high-quality speaker set altogether? Meh.
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post #17 of 26
Good read. =) Very informative.
post #18 of 26
****!111 mah onez and zehroz are teh borkd'! here iz my 500$$ dollurz!

yeah...digital signals?

Its like when people said that their burned CDs had a lower quality if they burned them at a higher speed. lawlz (quick! everyone burn your CDs at 1x for superior quality)
    
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post #19 of 26
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i just bought a Monster DVI HDMI cable off ebay for 14.99. and it retails for 120!
Bought a DVI HDMI cable too. Was 200$ in Quebec, same price on eBay. Not a sucker!
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Are you sure it was a genuine Monster Cable? Not some cheap rip off?

If Monster Cables were $15 I would buy them too.
There were brown boxed ones but mine came with retail plastic package.
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