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Exactly, but when all the bubble wrap on one side is popped its a concern.
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post #12 of 31
Quote:
Originally Posted by Vitaminx View Post
Had peanuts inside and didn't look like it was damaged. But I was surprised when the bubblewrap was all torn on one side. Not big holes just little tiny ones here and there. Other side seemed fine. Hopefully it works.

Edit: Newegg Hard Drive Reviews

Pretty much every con has listed shipping quality = bad
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Cons: The quality of the packing and shipping of sensistive equipment ie Hard Drives is very poor. The two Hard drives I recieved here in Korea were in single layer bubble wrap with no bubbles and styrofoam peanuts but not enough to prevent the drives from moving around excessively in the package. This will require Newegg management to hold employees accountable. I was lucky they still work !!!
Newegg only ships in the US. And thats why I don't trust newegg reviews.
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post #13 of 31
IMHO shipping from Newegg is allways great, as long as you ship via FedEx. UPS appears to play smear the qweer with my packages before delivery.
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post #14 of 31
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IMHO shipping from Newegg is allways great, as long as you ship via FedEx. UPS appears to play smear the qweer with my packages before delivery.
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post #15 of 31
Quote:
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Edit: Newegg Hard Drive Reviews

Pretty much every con has listed shipping quality = bad
More folks with a bad experience are gonna complain versus the folks with a good experience to compliment.

I've ordered several products from Newegg and have never had a problem with their packaging. Everything has arrived in good working condition and the one problem I did have wasn't their fault... although they did RMA and replace it for me after I contacted them.
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post #16 of 31
I've never had an issue with Newegg's shipping, but their OEM products, that's another story, I know you take a risk, but the condition I got mine in was pathetic.
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post #17 of 31
I have never had any problems with newegg except maybe one time when I recieved a dead hard drive. But the packaging from newegg is amazing. I have never recieved a damaged product from them. They always put a lot of peanuts and bubble wrap.


Newegg has awesome customer support also.
I bought a 100 pack of dvds and they sent me the wrong model # of dvds.
I called them and they told me to keep those DVDs and they'll send me another pack of the RIGHT ones.

NEWEGG is simply awesome, so stop hating and whining.
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post #18 of 31
Ive never had ANY issues with newegg packaging

Never
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post #19 of 31
Newegg is hands down the best company I ever dealt with. As a matter a fact they just knocked 50% off my order because of paypals mistake. I must say that I never had any issues with the packing over the years of ordering. NJ warehouse FTW! I get a 1 day turnaround to my door.
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post #20 of 31
Quote:
Originally Posted by Clinic View Post
Thats odd, I usually think the opposite. Almost to the point of being annoying.

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Agreed. My hard drive was wrapped in bubble wrap and umpteen layers of tape... Pain in the ass to cut through, but think I could have dropped that box they sent it in from a two story building and the HD would have been safe.
    
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