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chrishull3

Well-known Member
This is a very old thread Simply Electronics - Beware
but i see they are still going strong,i have no experience with them but early in september i purchased a Panasonic prosumer camcorder from UK Digital Cameras | Digital SLR Cameras | Camcorders | Digital Camera Exchange
i usualy purchase from Amazon or any well know retailer but it was offered with a 5 year guarentee and a good price,31 days after it arrived the viewfinder went,so i had to send the cam to a panasonic repair centre,two weeks later it was returned no part available so i was told i had to return the camcorder to ukdigital cameras for an exchange,days and weeks past i kept phoning and emailing them,the same nice talking young lady always answered with excuse after excuse,i contacted Panasonic who told me an uplift number had been given and i should have been sent a new cam,still no exchnge came,eventualy last week a telephone call from Panasonic telling me they were sending me a new cam with a new 5 year guarantee,it came on monday,So my advice on my experience is avoid that retailer.
 
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rogs

Well-known Member
Thanks for those details Chris. One more to add to my list to avoid - (which already includes Simply Electronics of course!)
 

chrishull3

Well-known Member
Its good to let others know your experience,obviously some will have used them with no problems,i have corrected my opening post i have never used simply electrics.
 

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