[mythtv-users] Myth experiences with Zotac ION + ATOM mobo
bill at bbqninja.com
Wed May 27 23:28:18 UTC 2009
On Thu, May 28, 2009 at 9:14 AM, Jean-Yves Avenard <jyavenard at gmail.com>wrote:
> 2009/5/27 The GUIGuy <linux at finalfiler.com>:
> > Well, we are prime targets for gouging, right? And there's no better
> > than the recent comparison of OECD broadband pricing ;(
> Don't forget that price in the US has never shown tax inclusive.
> While in Oz they are.
> 10% GST, shipping, all adds up
> $260 is pretty good is US price is $150
While possibly a loophole there is no sales tax in the US when ordering
online interstate. So while it would be more at fry's/other local store, at
newegg the price they have is the price you pay.
So $150 usd is about $190 aud... add 10% for GST and you're only at $210.
Considering the boards are made in asia they aren't shipping them to the US
and then here, so shipping to get it in shoudl actually be less.
Compare this to apple who (typically) just takes:
-US price * currency * 1.10 + rounded to nearest $50 even.
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