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post #1981 of 1985 Unread 07-26-2015, 01:04 PM
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I like that idea, I'll run it in high lamp tonight and see what happens. Failing that I'll open it up and check for oxidation.
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You should pay more attention Dude.

He's in Canada, the list price is 4999.00 at the Sony Canada store. Sales taxes in Canada can be 12-15%, so $5600.00 should be about the right price for him.
I'm in Canada as well and when I bought mine last year, the list was what I said it was. I didn't know it jumped a $1000 since then. Other than the 5% GST, no tax where I am, nor in Alberta.

I don't understand how this projector could jump in price so significantly like that. Demand maybe? It's unreal that someone could pay $2000 more than what I did, just over a year ago. Insane.

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hey guys,

any rumours of a HW55-replacement?

seems that some stores here in Europe (The Netherlands) are slashing prices.

in one example down to €2440 from €3000......thats a €560 discount.

That price could be due to their "Summerdeals"-special but it seems that the HW55 price is slowly coming down.

any thoughts?
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hey guys,

any rumours of a HW55-replacement?

seems that some stores here in Europe (The Netherlands) are slashing prices.

in one example down to €2440 from €3000......thats a €560 discount.

That price could be due to their "Summerdeals"-special but it seems that the HW55 price is slowly coming down.

any thoughts?
Here in the US, the 55 is still SURE price protected.

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Here in the US, the 55 is still SURE price protected.
Seems sony will be having a "yoohoo big summer blow out".

JVC has cut their X500 below the current price of a HW55. Sony on their turn dives under that price with a substantial difference.

In euro's

HW55 €3000........summerdeal €2550
X500 €2800

cash discount is a lot more welcome than trying to sell a "free" playstation 4, like Sony's last deal with the HW55.
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