Skip to: |

Newegg.com - A great place to buy computers, computer parts, electronics, software, accessories, and DVDs online. With great prices, fast shipping, and top-rated customer service - once you know, you Newegg.

If you are reading this message, Please click this link to reload this page.(Do not use your browser's "Refresh" button). Please email us if you're running the latest version of your browser and you still see this message.

Newegg.com - Computer Parts, Laptops, Electronics, HDTVs, Digital Cameras and More!

Sign up today for a 30-day free trial of Newegg Premier
  • Wish List
  • Feedback
  • Help
Search all
Search
Home
Home > 
Matthew E.'s Profile > 
All Reviews
  • Find Reviews
  • Find

Showing Results: Most Recent

Pyle Receiver MP3/USB/SD/AUX/AM/FM-Mechless unit
  • Verified Owner
  • Owned For: 1 week to 1 month

4 out of 5 eggs So far, so GOOD! 09/02/2014

This review is from: Pyle Receiver MP3/USB/SD/AUX/AM/FM-Mechless unit

Pros: Blue-Tooth (both Phone AND Audio)
Mechless
Compact (1/2 depth) size
AM/FM with 12/18 presets
Clock

Cons: BT mic is on the face of the unit, making BT phone essentially unusable in a top-less/door-less Jeep.

Other Thoughts: My kid just got licensed and wanted to start driving my Jeep. But the old Jensen head unit in my Jeep blew up (OK more like smoked and then died) about a year ago, and the kid wanted tunes.
I chose this Pyle unit because 1) MECHLESS (Jeeps get dirty, and tape/CD players go quickly) 2) it had a clock (kids request) 3) it had BT audio, so we can play music on our phones through this receiver; 4) it had BT phone (this was not clearly stated, and I had to call Pyle, who at first said it did NOT support this, but then said it did. Turns out it DOES, just not as good as I'd like.)
This unit had the features I was looking for, and with free Premier shipping and a Visa checkout discount, I got it for >$45.
I soldered the wiring harness to the factory harness, then taped the leads up, and plugged it in, and it worked fine. The 1/2 depth made mounting easier, and the unit seems to work great.
The test will be 6-12 months from now.
Here's hoping that it lasts even 1/2 as long as I expect it to!

READ FULL REVIEW
Seagate Hybrid Drive ST1000DX001 1TB MLC/8GB 64MB Cache SATA 6.0Gb/s NCQ 3.5
  • Verified Owner
  • Owned For: less than 1 day

Pros: Ordered on Tuesday AM (7/1). Received it at 11:30 AM on Wednesday (7/2). Fastest free shipping ever!

Cons: none yet

Other Thoughts: Got this to replace an old (way too small) OCZ SSD I had running as a cache drive in my unRAID box. Will update the review after I install and "preclear" the drive and see how it works. But just wanted to give props to NewEgg for the fastest free shipping ever. (Which is a little strange, as the stuff I ordered last Friday 6/27, isn't scheduled for delivery until next Monday 7/7)

READ FULL REVIEW
Spider-Man The High Definition Trilogy (BR / 4 DISC / ENG / FREN / SPAN) Tobey Maguire, Kirsten Dunst, Topher Grace, Thomas Haden Church, James Franco
  • Verified Owner
  • Owned For: more than 1 year

Pros: Price
Good flicks on Blu-Ray

Cons: No real extras for Blu-Ray versions of 1 and 2

Other Thoughts: Who'd have thought I'd get a deal on a Blu-Ray movie from NewEgg?

READ FULL REVIEW

Matthew E.'s Profile

Display Name: Matthew E.

Date Joined: 06/01/05

  • Reviews: 26
  • Helpfulness: 7
  • First Review: 08/07/08
  • Last Review: 09/02/14
Shop by Region: United States | Canada | China
VeriSign Click for the BBB Business Review of this Computers - Supplies & Parts in Whittier CAThis site protected by Trustwave's Trusted Commerce program Inc500
Policy & Agreement | Privacy Policy  © 2000-2014 Newegg Inc.  All rights reserved.
If the Adobe Reader does not appear when you click on a link for a PDF file, you can download Adobe Reader from the Adobe web site.