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    Senior Member TheLastMan's Avatar
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    Mar 2008
    Richmond (Surrey not VA)

    Discounted Controllers / Duets available in UK

    Superfi (link) have a limited supply of deeply discounted Duets and Controllers at the moment. Whether you think they are "cheap" depends on whether you thought they were expensive or not at their full price. At £75 I think the price for the Controller is good value. Its original price of nearly £200 was way over the top - particularly as you could get an iPod Touch for about the same amount.

    No idea where they are getting them from, but I have picked up a second Controller to use if/when my current one bites the dust.

    I prefer to use the iPod Touch and iPeng but, in a house with three kids, it is rarely where I left it! I can pretty well guarantee that the Controller is either in its charger or nearby as it cannot be snaffled to play games on.
    Last edited by TheLastMan; 2012-05-01 at 06:01.
    SqueezeBoxes: A piCorePlayer with two Duets, one no longer in active service.
    Server: Synology DS214 (2TB) NAS running LMS 7.9.1
    Network: TP-Link Archer VR200 router, TP-Link access point
    Livingroom: Duet, Linn LP12, Naim 72/Hi-cap/110/Headline amp, B&W CM2 speakers
    Kitchen: piCorePlayer, Tibo powered speakers.

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    Senior Member finnbrodersen's Avatar
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    May 2008

    the same offer for the discontinued SBController in Denmark http://www.logitech.com/da-dk/specia...t/devices/4097 for DKK 660 (£72, €88, $115)

    I think it is a good deal
    Some version of LMS running on a HP EX490 home server
    SBReceiver --> NAD C162 / C272 --> DALI IKON 6

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    Senior Member Soulkeeper's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by finnbrodersen View Post
    I think it is a good deal
    Definitely. In Norway, the cheapest Controllers I've seen have been ~ kr. 800 - secondhand.

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