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Old 06-10-2013, 05:05 AM   #1
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$79.99 Mini at Home Depot.com??? OOS for now

I thought that it was strange, but when I clicked on an advertising link http://www.homedepot.com/p/t/2041952...0#.UbWfXPmsiSo, I saw the $79.99 price.

The item name says "TiVo 4 Tuner Mini Whole Home Streaming DVR" but the picture, Tivo item number and description below it, are the Tivo Mini. I'm sure that it's a place holder. When the item comes into stock, the price and item name, will be adjusted.

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Old 06-10-2013, 06:10 AM   #2
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Since when did Home Depot start selling TiVo's??
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Old 06-10-2013, 06:44 AM   #3
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Since when did Home Depot start selling TiVo's??
I have seen some odd electronics items on there before. I've never seen a TiVo though.
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Old 06-10-2013, 10:23 AM   #4
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Home Depot also is selling the Premiere, Premiere 4, Wireless N Network Adapter, and Wireless G Network Adapter.
Bizarre!
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Wow, if it ever gets stocked I'll probably be in for one, I have a ton of HD gift cards to use.
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Wow, 80 bucks huh!? I guess we'll be seeing a price drop on this thing.
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Old 06-11-2013, 05:31 PM   #7
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Amazon had it for $80 recently too. There must be a decent retail markup on these things.
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Old 06-11-2013, 05:37 PM   #8
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You can get it for about $70 (plus service) if you add the Premiere 4 with tivo mini $80 off bundle special from the home page, then remove the premiere.
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Amazon had it for $80 recently too. There must be a decent retail markup on these things.
As a TiVo dealer, I can tell you that selling it at $80, I am losing money.
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Hmmm... These bigger companies must get a better deal then you. Either that or they're selling it as a loss-leader, but I doubt it.
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Old 06-12-2013, 03:02 AM   #11
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Hmmm... These bigger companies must get a better deal then you. Either that or they're selling it as a loss-leader, but I doubt it.
Understand that my cost is less than $80, but when you factor in overhead, which includes among other things, shipping and carrying charges, I lose money at $80.
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You can get it for about $70 (plus service) if you add the Premiere 4 with tivo mini $80 off bundle special from the home page, then remove the premiere.
$70, with free shipping. One year commitment, which is no big deal.

Never thought about doing that way.
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Isn't having "4 tuner" in the item description a bit misleading since the Mini has no tuners?
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You can get it for about $70 (plus service) if you add the Premiere 4 with tivo mini $80 off bundle special from the home page, then remove the premiere.
Will this work? Has anyone successfully done this? It is quite tempting to me.
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Will this work? Has anyone successfully done this? It is quite tempting to me.
You should be able to... I did that during the P4,Stream,Moca deal, removed the stream since i had one and got the P4 for like 175 and the moca for 20 bucks
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Will this work? Has anyone successfully done this? It is quite tempting to me.
It also worked for me when I tried the P4 with 2 minis.
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Old 06-18-2013, 04:57 AM   #17
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Back to $99.00, still OOS

I see that the Mini is back to $99 at HD. Also, still out of stock.

It seems like two more of the Tivo items, are now OOS.
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