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post #21 of 29
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No...newegg doesn't tell you a product will be shipping next week for two months and then cancel the order because of a "pricing mistake". Newegg doesn't use deceptive marking techniques like adaptive pricing and membership buy-ins that cost you money in the long run. 99% of the time, newegg will bend their own rules to keep you happy, amazon will not.
That rarely ever happens. I can just think of 2 incidences. One was the Asus GTX 460 and that was pretty shady. Newegg and tigerdirect has there fair share of bad experiences. I remember about a month ago tigerdirect overcharged people for some TV in the hundreds and refused to refund them cuz they had an invalid promo code
post #22 of 29
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That rarely ever happens. I can just think of 2 incidences. One was the Asus GTX 460 and that was pretty shady. Newegg and tigerdirect has there fair share of bad experiences. I remember about a month ago tigerdirect overcharged people for some TV in the hundreds and refused to refund them cuz they had an invalid promo code
Sorry, but i've never heard of a bad experience with newegg that their customer service couldn't remedy or compensate for, within their guidelines of course, and sometimes outside.

Newegg is truly a gem among e-tailers.
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Sorry, but i've never heard of a bad experience with newegg that their customer service couldn't remedy or compensate for, within their guidelines of course, and sometimes outside.

Newegg is truly a gem among e-tailers.
Yeah within their guidelines they are really good and really good with customer service. I just placed a $600 order of 5 items today with them at 1:30pm and it's arriving tomorrow. I just have a grudge against them back when I didn't know amazon sold comp stuff. I used to get charged extremely high on shipping/taxed when I went to school in Hawaii.
post #24 of 29
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No...newegg doesn't tell you a product will be shipping next week for two months and then cancel the order because of a "pricing mistake". Newegg doesn't use deceptive marking techniques like adaptive pricing and membership buy-ins that cost you money in the long run. 99% of the time, newegg will bend their own rules to keep you happy, amazon will not.
You must be drinking too much of that pink Kool-aid. Please go outside, get some fresh air.
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amazon with prime and no CA taxes = sex
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post #26 of 29
Good for those looking for 1155 mobo's and just got the $20 amazon gift cards.
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amazon has a no BS return policy
new egg has an RMA process,pick your battle
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post #28 of 29
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That rarely ever happens. I can just think of 2 incidences. One was the Asus GTX 460 and that was pretty shady. Newegg and tigerdirect has there fair share of bad experiences. I remember about a month ago tigerdirect overcharged people for some TV in the hundreds and refused to refund them cuz they had an invalid promo code
The 460 thing was actually 3 separate sales and 3 separate screw overs. There was those waited months and others that waited weeks. People even called and passed up on other deals after being told it will happen the moment they get them in stock. They they were told they have to cancel because price mistakes and wont be getting in stock. WHILE its listed in stock on the site at some blown up price.

As far as eggs RMA process.... when was the last time you heard anyone getting denied?

Ive given up on Amazon. every time i see a sale on Amazon on anything i want i wait a week and get Neweggs sale for less money. They will bend over backwards to correct just about an issue and hand out $10 GC for issues like candy.
I would pass up $5-$10 to be sure Newegg has my back all day long over Amazons so called customer service.
post #29 of 29
Amazon+Prime=Unbeatable service
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