40% off Orby TV receivers and DVRs at Best Buy - 11/21 - 11/23

Scott Greczkowski

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I would say the service itself if not a joke. It works well and does what its supposed to do.

But the way they do business and sell through some partners selling their stuff for less then dealers can buy the stuff for is a joke.

Dealers are better off buying their stuff from Best Buy and reselling it then buying it from Orby directly.

It shouldn't be that way, and that is a joke.
 

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Wow, i’m rolling over to Best Buy later today to grab another stb for $60 :)

Then calling customer service for the buy one month get one free.
 

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Wow, i’m rolling over to Best Buy later today to grab another stb for $60 :)

Then calling customer service for the buy one month get one free.
OrbyTV has a BOGO on service right now?


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OrbyTV has a BOGO on service right now?


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Yes Kind of. You have to let your account lapse and then couple weeks they will start texting you the BOGO offer.
 

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If Best Buy keeps this up, I’m just using them as my warehouse and will just stock up in between sales.
You might as well... I just checked and there's no limit this time on the amount you can purchase.. Delivered to your door free..When they had the first 1/2 price sale there was a limit online of 1 each.Its a damn shame what they are doing to you guys
 
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You might as well... I just checked and there's no limit this time on the amount you can purchase.. Delivered to your door free..When they had the first 1/2 price sale there was a limit online of 1 each.Its a damn shame what they are doing to you guys
As soon as their sale is over, I’m discounting my remaining inventory and I’m done with Orby

I can’t deal with being under cut by Best Buy.

Dish network is a piece of crap company, but they never under cut their dealers by offering something the retailers couldn’t.

If Best Buy is selling equipment for $59 with free shipping and eBay fees I would imagine their cost is around $20.

eBay takes like 10-12% and shipping is about $10
 
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As soon as their sale is over, I’m discounting my remaining inventory and I’m done with Orby

I can’t deal with being under cut by Best Buy.

Dish network is a piece of crap company, but they never under cut their dealers by offering something the retailers couldn’t.

If Best Buy is selling equipment for $59 with free shipping and eBay fees I would imagine their cost is around $20.

eBay takes like 10-12% and shipping is about $10
I understand both sides of it. Orby is trying to grow as fast as they can aggressively by discounting equipment. At the same time they are undercutting the dealers who are helping them grow. It really depends on which loss or gain is greater.
Most corporations only goal is to profit and grow even if it means throwing some under the bus.

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cucasat

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Look like there 2 year contracted program is a joke you only get option of either go into another contract with them or buy the equipment out right. So it is not a rent to own so you would not own the equipment once the contract is over so like I have pass.
Sounds like they are just offering people options... From a post on Facebook.

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Sounds like they are just offering people options... From a post on Facebook.

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I know but being the service only run $920 for the whole two year and if I go for 4 room option at $85 per/mo that work out to be $2,040 - $920 that come to $1,120 and believe me if I had that kind cash laying a round to buy all of it out right plus install kit I do it in heart beat.
Just for me to go to TV steaming option I would be spend about $110mo that just for cable internet to get a high cap of 5TB with 100MB speed I don't trust my internet provider as only other is very slow speed like DSL and that will never work and beside AT$T has 1TB data cap on there DSL here so that leaves the fix wireless service which just as slow as DSL or slower and we still have buy a few steaming box like roku
 
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