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Displays Legit or not?

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by MightyBenihana, 9 Oct 2019.

  1. MightyBenihana

    MightyBenihana Do or do not, there is no try

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  2. Gareth Halfacree

    Gareth Halfacree WIIGII! Staff Administrator Super Moderator Moderator

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    New seller, two feedbacks, one of which was negative and indicated the buyer couldn't get them to accept a return? Yeah, I'mma say no.

    Looks like the seller's vanished since last night and it's now showing at £1k as the cheapest - guess they either got delisted or some poor buggers bought the five they were showing "in stock."
     
  3. MightyBenihana

    MightyBenihana Do or do not, there is no try

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    Yeah, the old adage of if it looks to good to be true... if only they were that price.
     
  4. Anfield

    Anfield Well-Known Member

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    Relevant consumer pc hardware like that never has and never will get significant discounts outside of a handful doorbuster deals in Murica.
     
  5. MightyBenihana

    MightyBenihana Do or do not, there is no try

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    Let me dream, damn you.
     
  6. GeorgeK

    GeorgeK Swinging the banhammer Super Moderator

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    Out of interest what was the price?
     
  7. Gareth Halfacree

    Gareth Halfacree WIIGII! Staff Administrator Super Moderator Moderator

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    £500ish, pretty much slap on half RRP.
     
  8. Omnislip

    Omnislip Active Member

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    Ultrawide monitors have been full of these tricks on Amazon. Usually a reputable seller is hacked (password guessed, I presume), and they put up a load of listings at about 66% market price.

    Amazon will cover you as the purchaser, but I think there are pretty unpleasant financial consequences from all the orders that have to be cancelled by the hacked sellers.
     

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