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Old 11-12-08, 05:36 AM   #17
Viral
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Default Re: Price rise for Australia.

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Originally Posted by swalden View Post
Sigh...

When our currency was almost equal with the US dollar the prices didnt drop..... USa still has everyone half price..... yet when the currency drops the prices rise...
Not really, I bought my 4870X2 for $660, US was $550, plus 10% GST, $605. So hardly half the price. Don't forget AU, CAN and UK have taxes (GTS, VAT) on goods where the US doesn't.
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