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#1 Tim J Durham

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Posted 23 May 2005 - 03:37 PM

Hi,
I happened upon a site called "Royal Camera . com" and they claim to be selling new XL2's for
$2079.00. That's $1500 below B&H, so I'm more than a little suspicious. I called the 800 number and the guy claims they are brand new. Has anyone ever heard of this company?

I have seen posts that mentioned a site that had dealer ratings but can't find it now. Anybody know that site?

Thanks
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#2 Jay Gladwell

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Posted 23 May 2005 - 04:11 PM

Yes, it's too good to be true! Royal is one of the scam outfits. Stay as far away from them as you can!

They will try to sell you another $2000 worth of junk. When you say no thanks, after to 100th time, they'll send you an e-mail that the camera is not in stock.

Remember, you get what you pay for.

Jay
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#3 Tim J Durham

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Posted 23 May 2005 - 04:21 PM

Yes, it's too good to be true! Royal is one of the scam outfits.  Stay as far away from them as you can!

They will try to sell you another $2000 worth of junk. When you say no thanks, after to 100th time, they'll send you an e-mail that the camera is not in stock.

Remember, you get what you pay for.

Jay

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Thanks Jay, and I found www.resellerratings.com

Royalcamera . com doesn't fare too well:

http://www.resellerr...seller1895.html

Bummer.
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#4 Mark Allen

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Posted 23 May 2005 - 04:21 PM

I have seen posts that mentioned a site that had dealer ratings but can't find it now. Anybody know that site?

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it's.... www.resellerratings.com - go figure ;)

Royal Camera btw is 2.3 of 10 stars.... not.... good.

www.bhphotovideo.com is always a good bet. $3,599.95 there though.
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