Showing Results: Most Recent
This review is from: PLANTRONICS M50 Bluetooth Headset
Pros: None. See other...
Cons: Counterfeit, Non Functional Gear
Other Thoughts: Submitted rma; newegg wants me to pay shipping.
Called them &explained I should not pay to return fake product. Newegg agrees; sends rtn label & refunds money.
5 eggs for cust svc!
0 eggs for vetting your suppliers!
This review is from: Seagate Expansion 4TB USB 3.0 3.5" Desktop External Hard Drive STBV4000100
Pros: These are good cheap hard drives, and you get what you pay for. Eight of these have been running without a hiccup in a couple of NASs for around a year. I trust these well enough to buy another set of them as the data continues to expand.
Cons: All are missing a couple of weeks from their warranty:
Seagate responds for each serial number
"In WarrantyExpiration 22-Dec-2015"
Label on the case pack with the same serial numbers inside as outside shows these were sold to "Ingram Micro" at 3802 Micro Drive Millington, TN, 38053 on 9/19/2014. ???
In any case, only knocking off 1 egg for the shorted warranty. In my experience, Seagate has awesome warranty support, but it'd be a little much to ask any vendor to honor an expired warranty.
Other Thoughts: S.M.A.R.T. monitoring and weekly checks--if anything shows up in the warranty period, send it back immediately.
Suggest anybody using ANY hdd expect them to fail and take measures to mitigate. Of course raid, backups, etc. are always a good idea.
This review is from: Logitech Wireless Touch k400 920-005878 White USB RF Wireless Slim Keyboard
Pros: These Logitech K400s are decent wireless keyboards. For an HTPC they are a functional interface.
Cons: Arrived without the receiver
Other Thoughts: The return shipping costs about the same as the missing receiver, and...maybe on the next try the order gets completed? Smarter to be sure and just buy a receiver from another supplier.
All told paid around the same price a new one would have cost from newegg or the other supplier. So in the end I bought a refurb trying to save money; wound up paying the same as new.
It seems the appropriate response from a vendor would be to complete the partial order. Of course the best response to a customer placing an order would be to ship it out complete the first time ;).
Some manufacturers place restrictions on how details of their products may be communicated.