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03-27-2011, 07:33 AM   #1
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Optio W90 price jump

About a month ago I've been checking prices of W90. If memory serves me right it was 280-300$. Just yesterday someone from America contacted me that they're coming in Slovenia and will be passing my hometown. I thought I'd ask them if they can get W90 for me and looked for prices again. To my surprise the lowest price I could find was 400$. How come??

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It's discontinued now that the new model is out. So naturally sellers are jacking up the price.
I've found it as low as $249 in the US, but it looks like inventory is low.
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That makes zero sense to me. Shouldn't discontinued model be discounted to ditch the old inventory? Why pay more for an old model than the new version?
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discontinued at most reputable stores, so now individual sellers are tying to capitalize on people who don't know there is a better , newer model out there. Hard to find = charge more. SImple supply and demand.

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