Originally Posted by KK in CT
I'm wondering if Best Buy and other retail stores are somewhat behind the MSRP initiative? Seems awfully coincidental that about the time this unit shows up on the BB website for sale everyone goes up to MSRP. Just wondering if they complained to Onkyo since they really can't compete with the online retailers at the price it was a couple weeks ago.
No, pretty sure Onkyo has forced all authorized dealers to list it at msrp since they've just introduced the new 1010,3010,5010. Best Buy can sell their products for the same prices as the online authorized dealers if they choose to; so if they can't compete, it's their own fault, not Onkyo's.