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Old 11-29-00, 11:54 PM
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I'd like some feedback as to what the fine members here at DVD talk consider to be the best DVD price comparison web site.

Maybe there isn't a single best one, but maybe 2, 3, or 4?

Thanks to all who reply.

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Old 11-30-00, 12:34 AM
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www.dvdpricesearch.com
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Old 11-30-00, 02:19 AM
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I have to agree 100% with naitram - its the best there is by a long shot, and I think most others on this forums would agree...


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Old 11-30-00, 03:11 AM
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DVDPrice Search is by far the best. Only problem is they donít really update MSRPs if they are lowered, other than that it is a fantastic site.


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Old 11-30-00, 09:17 AM
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I have also used www.bargainflix.com - I like the layout better.
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Old 11-30-00, 11:06 AM
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So far the only site that really fits the bill is DVDpricesearch.

It does have some glitches or I'm just a bit retarded (BEANS & FRANKS!!!!!)

Perhaps some of you power internet users can fill me in if I'm doing something wrong.

I like to fill up my cart with the next 30 or so titles I'm interested in so I can track them daily or weekly. The problem is that periodically I need to go through and re-enter all of the titles

Is this happening because my "cookie" is expiring? Do they periodically flush the carts on the site?



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Old 11-30-00, 11:44 AM
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JELLIS,

I checked out the sit you suggested (BargainFlix.com) and I would have to agree the layout is much nicer than dvdpricesearch but I think that is were their advantages stop.

Unless I missed it you can't store what state you are in so that the total price is sensitive to tax/no tax. This can make a difference.

Also for the titles I searched (all current titles) I only received pricing for 2 to 3 sites. Dvdpricesearch kills you with prices!

Thanks for throwing it out but I'll stick with dvdpricesearch until I've seen better.

I won't even go into how poor the discussion board seemed. It seemed that if I leaned in close enough to my monitor that I would pickup the faintest hint of tumble-weeds rolling through the board.

I now repent and promise to NEVER take a peek at any other forum again! Please forgive my beloved DVDTalk forum community!
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Old 11-30-00, 06:44 PM
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And thier services are good, once i emailed them for some pricing problems, they replied very fast.And even gave some hints on thier website usage.
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Old 11-30-00, 07:40 PM
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I would recommend dvdtalk.pricegrabber.com , but then, I'm a little biased
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Old 11-30-00, 09:18 PM
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JELLIS,

I checked out the sit you suggested (BargainFlix.com) and I would have to agree the layout is much nicer than dvdpricesearch but I think that is were their advantages stop.

Unless I missed it you can't store what state you are in so that the total price is sensitive to tax/no tax. This can make a difference.

Also for the titles I searched (all current titles) I only received pricing for 2 to 3 sites. Dvdpricesearch kills you with prices!

Thanks for throwing it out but I'll stick with dvdpricesearch until I've seen better.

I won't even go into how poor the discussion board seemed. It seemed that if I leaned in close enough to my monitor that I would pickup the faintest hint of tumble-weeds rolling through the board.

I now repent and promise to NEVER take a peek at any other forum again! Please forgive my beloved DVDTalk forum community!



Yeah, I know what you mean about the message board - I looked at it once, well, maybe twice. They have just had the prices for what I was looking for and the stores that I was looking for them listed. Don't get me wrong, I have used DVD PriceSearch many times and will continue to use them - I was just offering it up as another suggestion (DVDPriceSearch was already listed, so I couldn't use that one) - I still prefer their layout to DVD PriceSearch (Just my opinion).
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Originally posted by jonathan.e:
DVDPrice Search is by far the best.


He's right.. ...for a change

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