DV Hardware bringing you the hottest news about processors, graphics cards, Intel, AMD, NVIDIA, hardware and technology!

   Home | News submit | News Archives | Reviews | Articles | Howto's | Advertise
 
DarkVision Hardware - Daily tech news
December 7, 2016 
Main Menu
Home
Info
News archives
Articles
Howto
Reviews
 

Who's Online
There are currently 78 people online.

 

Latest Reviews
Zowie P-TF Rough mousepad
Zowie FK mouse
BitFenix Ronin case
Ozone Rage ST headset
Lamptron FC-10 SE fan controller
ZOWIE G-TF Rough mousepad
ROCCAT Isku FX gaming keyboard
Prolimatech Magnetic Pin
 

Follow us
RSS
 

Dell makes costly pricing mistake in Taiwan

Posted on Thursday, July 02 2009 @ 14:41:58 CEST by


Engadget reports Dell made an expensive pricing mistake as the company mistakenly listed a 19" LCD display for NT$500 (about $15) in Taiwan. The link spread like a wildfire and before Dell could take action more than 26,000 orders for around 140,000 of the monitors were placed.

Usually, a company like Dell would cancel these orders because it was obvious that this was a pricing error, but Taiwanese regulators have suggested Dell to compensate consumers fairly and threatened to take legal action against Dell if they don't.
For its part, Dell simply says that it plans to "compensate the buyers for the mistake," although it's not clear if that means it'll actually be sending out the monitors -- which, incidentally, would add up to more than $20 million at their full list price.



 



 

DV Hardware - Privacy statement
All logos and trademarks are property of their respective owner.
The comments are property of their posters, all the rest © 2002-2016 DM Media Group bvba