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That one go-to source [message #88022] Tue, 15 May 2018 15:06 Go to next message
Soundcheck12  is currently offline Soundcheck12
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Do you have one source you go to before buying any type of audio equipment that you trust above all others? What is it about it that makes it so credible to you that you're willing to buy a product after reading one of their reviews?
Re: That one go-to source [message #88032 is a reply to message #88022 ] Wed, 16 May 2018 19:22 Go to previous messageGo to next message
Strum Drum  is currently offline Strum Drum
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I care more about price and the store's return policy than I do about the reviews they share. It's hard to tell if they're actually legitimate reviews or how long the person actually used the product before writing it and a lot of electronic products work well at first. I like to check out video equipment at Best Buy or another brick-and-mortar store when I'm concerned about the picture quality.

I miss the locally owned audio/video shop that I used to frequent. The owners and managers were honest, kept their word, and could be trusted.
Re: That one go-to source [message #88143 is a reply to message #88022 ] Thu, 07 June 2018 20:40 Go to previous message
Channon  is currently offline Channon
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The store's return policy is definitely my primary concern. I usually just read through reviews on Amazon first and then check out other random sites that are also selling the product. I don't really have a go-to source though. I just like to check a bunch of places to make sure the reviews are authentic.
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