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09-08-2018, 17:01   #1
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Mi box (International version) €48.44

On flash sale presently for €48.44

https://www.gearbest.com/tv-box-mini-pc/pp_426056.html
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09-08-2018, 17:31   #2
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Guess that could be liable to customs based on the HK warehouse?

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The newer model, the 4th version, seems cheaper at first glance...

https://m.gearbest.com/tv-box/pp_1625684.html
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09-08-2018, 17:48   #4
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The newer model, the 4th version, seems cheaper at first glance...

https://m.gearbest.com/tv-box/pp_1625684.html

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Are there any sites that ship these from within the EU to avoid customs. Have one for the last year. Love it. Want another one.
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Are there any sites that ship these from within the EU to avoid customs. Have one for the last year. Love it. Want another one.
honorybuy have a Eu warehouse so do gearbest
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10-08-2018, 11:25   #7
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geekbuying have a polish warehouse and ship for €2, but it's also more expensive @€57

https://www.geekbuying.com/item/-Off...ox-399763.html
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I just bought one on AliExpress for €50 but got stung €21 custom's and An Post fee so maybe factor that into the overall price.
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10-08-2018, 18:27   #9
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Maybe ask seller to ship without box better chance of getting thru customs.
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Maybe ask seller to ship without box better chance of getting thru customs.
Just send the Mi ?

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Picked up one of these last night it's still pending..
Haven't had an android box in a few years, last one was poor so hopefully this is as good as the reviews are!
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Picked up one of these last night it's still pending..
Haven't had an android box in a few years, last one was poor so hopefully this is as good as the reviews are!

It really is good. Connects no bother to my NAS and streams without issues.
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I just bought one on AliExpress for €50 but got stung €21 custom's and An Post fee so maybe factor that into the overall price.
i always buy from a vendor with an EU warehouse - i know its a couple of quid more, but no customs and easier returns, and EU rules apply.

I do see some of the sellers offer 'customs insurance' where for a couple of quid up front you are covered if you get stung. Look out for that next time.
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Gearbest supposedly cover any customs when you select priority line shipping.
I've certainly never been hit by customs when selecting it...

€3.44 delivery for this Mi box.
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Thanks OP. I ordered one and got the sale price just in time. I didn't think and just assumed it has a LAN connection. It doesn't....will need to get one of these :
https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/aw/d/B00...rb_top?ie=UTF8

Balls. Hope I don't get hit with customs now.
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