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Old Dec 27, 2012, 12:15 PM   #1
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2011 MacBook Pro on eBay. Should I bid, or is it a scam?

Hello,
How are you?
Was browsing eBay and came across this:

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/1509706506...617%26_rdc%3D1

Normally I would bid, but the 0 feedback and poor item description is putting me off.
Payment is with PayPal, so some protection there...
Should I risk it or can it be a scam?

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Old Dec 27, 2012, 12:18 PM   #2
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Returns are excepted too. Hm. Go for it!
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Old Dec 27, 2012, 01:14 PM   #3
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You can bid but I'm sure it will near market value by the time it ends.
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Old Dec 27, 2012, 02:40 PM   #4
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I hope I do not offend anyone, but seeing as it is from Estonia and has 0 feedback, I would avoid.

Just a hunch, but I would never go for it. In fact, I would be inclined to inspect a gadget before purchase. Anyhow, I digress. Just leave it lol
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Old Dec 27, 2012, 02:47 PM   #5
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A computer that can be well over 1000 dollars for under 300? hmm.
The bid might go up, but it does seem fishy.
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Old Dec 27, 2012, 03:09 PM   #6
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Avoid like the plague

Defo like a scam, i would avoid if i was you!
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Old Dec 27, 2012, 03:19 PM   #7
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I've placed the item in the watch list. I'll see how it plays on the next 2 days.
But the fact the seller registered on eBay in December, had no feedback and a poorly written item description makes me wonder...

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Old Dec 27, 2012, 03:41 PM   #8
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I hope I do not offend anyone, but seeing as it is from Estonia and has 0 feedback, I would avoid.

Just a hunch, but I would never go for it. In fact, I would be inclined to inspect a gadget before purchase. Anyhow, I digress. Just leave it lol
I would not. Go for a reputable seller for anything on Ebay.
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Old Dec 27, 2012, 05:50 PM   #9
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0 feedbacks from a seller in Tartumaa, Estonia?
What could possibly go wrong??
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Old Dec 27, 2012, 09:43 PM   #10
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Take a pass on it. I've read/heard that it can be a big hassle getting certain electronics through customs.
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Old Dec 28, 2012, 11:10 AM   #11
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I wouldn't really have problems with customs as I am in the EU also (Portugal).
Today I checked again. Strange bid history. People with zero or low feedback bidding.

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Old Dec 30, 2012, 07:26 AM   #12
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Item ended.
Not me, but someone got a 2011 i7 for 500 euros...
Curious about the future feedback of this user.

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