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wintrmute commented on SUNMONO 8.5″ Removeable Battery Folding Electric Scooter S1 $580 Free Metro Shipping @ Sunmono
Might be worth mentioning that the scooter is illegal to ride in public in Victoria. To be legal in Victoria, an electric scooter must have...
wintrmute commented on Tronsmart Spunky Beat TWS Bluetooth 5.0 aptX Earphones & Charging Case $24.99 US (~$37 AU) + More Delivered @ GeekBuying
Has anyone tried wearing these under a motorcycle helmet? How much do they stick out from the ear?
"Using browser based ad blockers still load the content, and then removes that content from the page." That's not true of any decent ad...
wintrmute replied to nico8amy on TP-Link AV2000 Powerline Adapter Kit (TL-PA9020P-KIT) /W AC Passthrough $100.30 Delivered @ Wireless1 eBay
These things aren't even close to their advertised speeds -- neither AV1000 or AV2000. Google around for performance reviews, and generally...
wintrmute commented on Dell G3 / Dell G5 Gaming Laptops: Core i5-8300H, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD GTX 1050Ti $1,119.20 or Core i7-Hexa Core $1143 @ Dell eBay
Does this generation of G5 laptops support charging over the thunderbolt port? (My current XPS supports it, as does my work laptop and...
wintrmute replied to alex-a on Dell Latitude 7390 i5-8250U 8GB RAM 256GB SSD 13.3" Touch FullHD (Store Warranty) $962.10 Delivered @ Bneacttrader eBay
Not really -- I have a different Dell with the same graphics chipset, and it is struggle-town for gaming. Eg. "Gwent" and "Thronebreaker"...
wintrmute commented on Sony Wireless Home Speaker with Google Assistant (Black/Blue) $113.05 Delivered | eBay Plus Members $107.10 C&C @ Bing Lee eBay
Black is out of stock now.
wintrmute replied to AlexeiNavalny on Sony Wireless Home Speaker with Google Assistant (Black/Blue) $113.05 Delivered | eBay Plus Members $107.10 C&C @ Bing Lee eBay
As far as I can tell, the alternatives with well-reviewed sound quality are more than twice the price. If you want to listen to music, I'd...
wintrmute replied to whyisave on Sony Wireless Home Speaker with Google Assistant (Black/Blue) $113.05 Delivered | eBay Plus Members $107.10 C&C @ Bing Lee eBay
Correct -- it should do almost everything that Google Home does, apart from phone calls.
wintrmute replied to superm86 on Sony Wireless Home Speaker with Google Assistant (Black/Blue) $113.05 Delivered | eBay Plus Members $107.10 C&C @ Bing Lee eBay
Sonos have Google Assistant coming to their speakers in "Early 2019" -- it's in beta currently.
wintrmute replied to heavyoctopus on Sony Wireless Home Speaker with Google Assistant (Black/Blue) $113.05 Delivered | eBay Plus Members $107.10 C&C @ Bing Lee eBay
Reviews haven't been favourable. Poor sound quality compared to the competition.
wintrmute commented on Cooler Master MasterBox Q300L $62.53 + Delivery (Free with Prime) @ Amazon US via AU
Has this post expired? When I go to the Deal page, it shows a USD$198 item, without Prime support for shipping either.
wintrmute replied to frankyman on Adobe Photoshop Elements 2019 $104.95 (Normally $149.95) 30% off @ Microsoft Store AU
LOL Last time I tried GIMP, the interface was unusable on a hidpi screen. Krita was a bit more functional
wintrmute commented on BlitzWolf Wireless Fast Charger US $15.95 (Expired) 1.8m Cables: BW-MC2 Micro USB US $3.95, BW-MF6 Lightning US $7.91 @ Banggood
Coupon has expired -- attempting to use results in error "This coupon can only be used 500 times"
wintrmute commented on Optus Mobile Broadband Sim Only - Month to Month Plan - 50GB for $50/Month - 200GB for $70/Month @ Optus
This deal is live again! Now expires 30th April 2018
wintrmute commented on Xiaomi Mi TV Box (Int'l) - Android TV, Amlogic S905X, 2GB/8GB, 4K - (US $66.99) AU $86.31 Shipped @ LightInTheBox
This box doesn't support automatic frame-rate switching in apps, which is annoying. You can manually adjust it though, and it does support...
wintrmute commented on Virgin Mobile 12 Month Sim Only Plan: $40/mth for Unlimited Calls + 28GB Data. $48/mth for 45GB
Annoying that they won't offer this as a month-to-month deal. Why the lock-in if I'm not getting any hardware?
wintrmute commented on 6GB for $10 - Telstra Prepaid Sim Starter Kit - Activation by 04/09/17 @ Big W / Multiple Retailers
NOTE -- I had immense trouble actually GETTING this deal. I bought a retail $10 starter pack in a store on Friday and specifically asked...
wintrmute commented on Hisense 70M7000UWG 70" UHD LED LCD Smart TV $2196 Delivered @ The Good Guys eBay
Lots of good info on the M7000 range here: https://forums.whirlpool.net.au/forum-replies.cfm?t=2511995
wintrmute commented on BlitzWolf BW-C10 + Reversible Micro-USB Cable | 4 Port Car Charger with QC 3.0 | USD $7.99 (AUD $10.80) Delivered @ BangGood
Deal is showing up as AUD$18 now! What the hell? EDIT: Oh.. didn't realise you needed to apply the coupon code in checkout..
wintrmute commented on Computer ordered from CPL Computing arrived damaged. CPL states "Cannot help you any further in this matter."
Look up details on the "Australian Consumer Law". It provides some protection about this kind of thing -- and as it happens, HP were fined...