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Old 12-14-2011, 09:16 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hello,
im selling my alienware m17x r3
i put the price to 1750$ and then lowered it to 1690, i got an email from someone asking if by any chance i would sell it for 1350$
i dont know what to respond, should i tell him what my absolute minimum is or tell him how about 1550$.
i originaly paid 2200$ for it.
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Old 12-14-2011, 11:39 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Id say 1600 then he will probally say 1400 then you say 1500 and he will probally buy it.. Because alienwares kinda suck and with 1350 dollars you can get a nice desktop
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Old 12-15-2011, 12:31 AM   #3 (permalink)
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ok other sugestions??
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Old 12-15-2011, 09:10 AM   #4 (permalink)
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He's clearly interested but going for a haggle, why not engage him? Just try to remember that both parties want a sale and you aren't going to get what you paid for it.
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research the market price first.
then sell it at the price you are comfortable with. if you feel like you could get a better price, turn the offer down.
if the item doesn't sell fast enough, lower the asking price.
repeat until item is sold.
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Old 12-15-2011, 11:45 PM   #6 (permalink)
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he said that he bought a lower end one but for cheaper,thanks anyways for your tips that i will be able to use next time! he bought it 1350 for a m11x r1 thats to expensive mine was r3 m17x at 1600 wtf!
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i personally wouldnt buy alienware nowadays, ever since dell took them over they;ve been rubbish.

you couldnt even count the amount of threads on this forum about the dell alienware line on two hands
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The only Alienware worth getting is the M11X. All else is a waste of money.
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