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Old 09-28-2006, 04:18 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Has anyone ordered any Open Box Items from Are they usually pretty good, not damaged or anything? I've only gotten stuff from Tigerdirect for fear that I would get a bad Open Box Item.

But I was looking at getting an open box motherboard

Think it'd be okay or with things like a motherboard would it be best to get it new?

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Old 09-28-2006, 04:20 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Even the closed box items from Newegg are generally cheaper than Tiger...

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Old 09-28-2006, 04:26 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Old 09-28-2006, 04:32 PM   #4 (permalink)
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I purchased a used 3400 64 bit amd chip from them and I've used it for 3 months now. Hope this helps.
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Old 09-28-2006, 06:39 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Doubt you'll get any cables with it. But I think that NewEgg checks them out to make sure they work.

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Old 09-28-2006, 07:09 PM   #6 (permalink)
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yeah i ordered openbox from newegg before. its just like new. but i ordered a vga card and there were no accessories or driver discs (i expected that). i also ordered a 19 inch widescreen monitor from newegg and everything was included all the cables, dvi d-sub, power cable, and a audio cable. the box for my monitor was pretty messed up but the monitor was just like new. i have also ordered a motherboard from newegg before, but none of the accessories were included. so u will have to go online and download the drivers.


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