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Circuit City Allowing HD DVD Trade-ins?

by March 06, 2008
Circuit City HD DVD Trade-ins

Circuit City HD DVD Trade-ins

According to word out on the Internet, first based on a Circuit City employee in Chicago (this is getting way too "whisper-down-the-alley" for us already) and then confirmed by High-Def Digest, the consumer electronics chain is trading in HD DVD players bought into their stores in the last 90 days as opposed to their 30-day return policy. According to the internal memo announcing the demise of the format, they will either give customers a Blu-ray player - with customers paying the price difference - or a gift card. This is more or less a "black ops" promo and isn't widely reported or promoted.

Those who bought or received HD DVD players for Christmas are really making out as the chain is going to give you a chance to jump on the "winning" format instead of living with a format that has no immediate future. The trade-in, however, will not be widely promoted and it will be only made available if the customer asks for it.

We'd be interested in hearing from anyone who has actually done this - let us know in our forums.

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rgriffin25 posts on March 10, 2008 17:14
rded, post: 386280
I went away for the weekend and found out that this thread has deterioted so much is disgusts me….. THIS IS TO ANY ONE POSTING ON THIS THREAD(MODERATOR included)-PM me your fax number and I will fax you the copy of my receipt so it can be posted for everyone to see. And yes this transaction is LEGIT

Ok we get it. You exchanged your HD DVD player. Now move on…
aberkowitz posts on March 10, 2008 17:05
Tarub, post: 386300
Most people won't give their phone or fax numbers to strangers just for the sake of childish discussions. If you have a digital camera, why don't you take a good close up pics of the receipt that they can see the numbers & letters really good and post it.

And make sure not to black out your credit card number… I could use a new a couple new suits
Tarub posts on March 10, 2008 15:01
rded, post: 386280
-PM me your fax number and I will fax you the copy of my receipt so it can be posted for everyone to see. And yes this transaction is LEGIT

Most people won't give their phone or fax numbers to strangers just for the sake of childish discussions. If you have a digital camera, why don't you take a good close up pics of the receipt that they can see the numbers & letters really good and post it.
rded posts on March 10, 2008 14:01
I went away for the weekend and found out that this thread has deterioted so much is disgusts me….. THIS IS TO ANY ONE POSTING ON THIS THREAD(MODERATOR included)-PM me your fax number and I will fax you the copy of my receipt so it can be posted for everyone to see. And yes this transaction is LEGIT
Tarub posts on March 10, 2008 13:51
Can I swap my 8 track player that I got from Silo to a double cassette player at CC? I am only 8 years old newb on a low horse.
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