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Samsung 970 Pro at the Egg

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512gb or 1tb 50-60% off, might be a good deal for someone. Sale ends Sunday free shipping with EMCXTDVY2 code

Newegg sales til Sunday
Still high priced, I bought a new 512 GB from eBay for $130 about 3-4 months ago. It came with a partial retail container, just the plastic clamshell with manual not the outer box, it had zero TBW, and had never been installed, but probably Samsung warranty service would be difficult. If you are willing to take the risk as I did, there are a lot of sellers unloading these cheaply.
 
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I know its the pro ... but i dont get it, why they are so much more. I bought A 950pro 512 when it first came out .. it came with / has A 10 year warrnty ect ect ..

And when you look at the XPG SX8200 pro ( ASX8200PNP-1TT-C) Size , Speed, reviews ... Its not even fair vs value. Also should note it goes on sale alot. I grabed one from amazon 2 weeks ago it had a $15 off coupon made it 130 at the time ... and I have seen newegg sale them for 110.00 ( but were sold out before I could click )
 
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the XPG is now available in 2TB as well, no need to shell out for samsung
 
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Could be fake on Amazon too. Although newegg's third party sellers are a risk too.
really? i have purchased a few flashdrives / memory cards that didnt pass the test on amazon but a 970 pro fake? really?
OK just googled it, it actually was from the factory / warehouse.. people who purchased directly from samsung not a third party seller have had this issue. SO how to stop it? buy used? they look like shoddy fakes too, dont work DOA glued heatsinks crooked etc..
Seems like anyone could purchase replace item inside , reshrink wrap and return it. We need robots to test the items that are returned!
i dont know how much the newegg price would be nice if people posted prices!
 
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Microcenter has them (in-store only, after submitting a 'price request', i.e. giving my email address) for $139.99

I am reasonably confident these are not fake.
 
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i dont know how much the newegg price would be nice if people posted prices!
It would be nice if people would click the links and not make snarky comments. You got bent on @eidairaman1 for making a similar comment in your thread, take your own advice and practice what you preach. If you have a problem with it PM me.
I was just trying to pass along a decent deal, as it turns out there are better and this thread brought better deals out. Great!!
@Arctucas thanks for the microcenter price and zon link :)
 

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Promotion expired, thread closed. thanks all :toast:
 
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