D7000 is here!!!!

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aimbdd
aimbdd Regular Member • Posts: 245
D7000 is here!!!!

IT IS IN STOCK AT BESTBUY.
Going to pick mine up now... no tax! (Kit only)

me2000
me2000 Senior Member • Posts: 1,621
Re: D7000 is here!!!!

Are you kidding ?
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n4hkuri
n4hkuri Junior Member • Posts: 33
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You're trolling, right?

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BobandMic
BobandMic Forum Member • Posts: 79
Re: D7000 is here!!!!

nikonrumors is reporting some Best Buy stores have the D7000 but are unable to sell or show the camera until the 18th.

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SaltLakeGuy
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All I know is

mine is being shipped to my dealer later next week from the 20th-22nd 2nd day UPS. So either way I'll have it next Friday or the following Mon-Tues. I guess I can wait

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beshannon
beshannon Veteran Member • Posts: 4,203
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aimbdd wrote:

IT IS IN STOCK AT BESTBUY.
Going to pick mine up now... no tax! (Kit only)

Ok good for you

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The Big One
The Big One Veteran Member • Posts: 4,500
Re: D7000 is here!!!!

If that is really the case, good for you! I expect a full review within the next hour, get on it!

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David Lal
David Lal Veteran Member • Posts: 8,522
Always glad to see a big rush of early adopters .....

.. they can help sort out any initial product teething problems to smooth the way later for those not in quite such a rush ....

David

aimbdd wrote:

IT IS IN STOCK AT BESTBUY.
Going to pick mine up now... no tax! (Kit only)

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heavyone
heavyone Regular Member • Posts: 102
Re: Always glad to see a big rush of early adopters .....

I don't think it's wise to buy something as complicated as a new DSLR camera as soon as they come out. For numerous reasons I believe it to be wise to wait for not only the reviews to come out but to see if the cameras has bugs waiting for firmware updates to fix them.I'll wait to see what happens.

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David Lal
David Lal Veteran Member • Posts: 8,522
Absolutely!

.. My sentiments exactly. It sure sounds like a nice thing though!

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me2000
me2000 Senior Member • Posts: 1,621
Jealous much ?

There is just about zero risk in being an "early adopter" of a DSLR model.

Are we scared the camera isn't going to work ? Nope. Won't take good pictures ? Nope. About the only thing is that there will probably be a few firmware updates. Big deal.

BTW: the term "early adopter" generally refers to a technology class such as PCs, cell phones, DSLRs, etc. rather than specific products such as the D7000.

What you probably mean to say is "early purchaser".

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aimbdd
aimbdd OP Regular Member • Posts: 245
Re: Jealous much ?

I got it! 12 percent off best buy coupon ! Pictures and thoughts once home !

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The Big One
The Big One Veteran Member • Posts: 4,500
Re: Jealous much ?

aimbdd wrote:

I got it! 12 percent off best buy coupon ! Pictures and thoughts once home !

Beautiful! Where are you located?
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me2000
me2000 Senior Member • Posts: 1,621
Good job !

Good job on supplying us with real information.

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David Lal
David Lal Veteran Member • Posts: 8,522
Chaqu'un ...

.. à son goût!

Thanks for the correction - even if it was somewhat didactic.

David

me2000 wrote:

BTW: the term "early adopter" generally refers to a technology class such as PCs, cell phones, DSLRs, etc. rather than specific products such as the D7000.

What you probably mean to say is "early purchaser".

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Hopscotch
Hopscotch Forum Member • Posts: 77
Re: Good job !

I called my Best Buy and she initially took my name and said she would put one on hold for me. Two minutes later I get a call back saying they aren't allowed to sell them yet and that they'll be available next week. Odd...

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Ukjason
Ukjason Regular Member • Posts: 204
Re: Good job !

Hopscotch wrote:

I called my Best Buy and she initially took my name and said she would put one on hold for me. Two minutes later I get a call back saying they aren't allowed to sell them yet and that they'll be available next week. Odd...

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It's because of the coupon which ends on the 17th

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IeraseU
IeraseU Senior Member • Posts: 1,875
Re: Jealous much ?

Ok, let's see your unboxing video.

aimbdd wrote:

I got it! 12 percent off best buy coupon ! Pictures and thoughts once home !

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The Big One
The Big One Veteran Member • Posts: 4,500
Re: Good job !

Hopscotch wrote:

I called my Best Buy and she initially took my name and said she would put one on hold for me. Two minutes later I get a call back saying they aren't allowed to sell them yet and that they'll be available next week. Odd...

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If you are lucky and go to the store and talk to a different salesman, you may be able to be in and out before they realize their mistake! It looks like the OP was lucky enough to have done the same thing...

Well, his gain is the rest of our gain too, as we will now get some real life (non paid) reviews. Apparently they are saying early November for my local store, but a good 2 weeks of reviews should help make sure I know what I am getting

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wlad
wlad Senior Member • Posts: 1,486
Re: Always glad to see a big rush of early adopters .....

there's no risk - you can return the camera if you are not happy with it.

Most of the online retailers provide a 30 day return period - you pay the postage but that's it.

Here in the EU, there is a forced minimum guaranteed period of 7 days when ordering anything from the internet - every single online retailer within the EU must accept my return if I send the package back within 7 days since I recieved it. In some countries, its 14 days.

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