Broke my Kinect, MS want $500 for a new one

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2 years ago#1
So after 3 years my tv fell off the wall and the kinect was on the stand below and broke it pretty bad.

I spoke with someone on MS chat just now and she said the estimated cost of a replacement is $500.

This can not be right can it?

Anyone know if there is plans to sell the new kinect on its own?
2 years ago#2
One active message posted? Did your alt get banned?
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2 years ago#3
Huh?

I have no idea what your talking about, been a member of this site for years. First post in 7-8 months.
2 years ago#4
Sounds like they were trying to sell you a new XB One instead of just the kinect part. Maybe they misunderstood you since their tech support is all outsourced to offshore countries where the residents can barely understand english *coughINDIAcough*
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2 years ago#5
Kenny-Powers posted...
Huh?

I have no idea what your talking about, been a member of this site for years. First post in 7-8 months.


Anything, and by anything, I mean ANYTHING negative about the Xbone marks you as troll here. And thatīs not right, even if it was your fault (never hang TVs), a replacement should cost max $100.

Iīm sure you just talk to someone trying to meet her quota. Call again, if not, regret that you bought the Xbone. Thereīs no warranty for this.
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2 years ago#6
bessy67 posted...
One active message posted? Did your alt get banned?


lmao the defense squad is even bashing icons on account status now.

The fact that he only has one post proves hes not around here trolling.
2 years ago#7
To be fair, they shouldn't be responsible for a poorly anchored TV.
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2 years ago#8
HAHAHAHAHAHA!!!!!!!!

I don't know what's funnier. Them wanting so much for a new Kinect, or the fact you actually want one bad enough to look for a replacement.
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2 years ago#9
TheCyborgNinja posted...
To be fair, they shouldn't be responsible for a poorly anchored TV.


Kenny-Powers posted...
So after 3 years my tv fell


Accidents happen. If it was poorly anchored, it wouldn't have lasted 3 years.

If MS was serious about keeping customers, they'd offer a replacement kinect (if nothing else) at production cost to them. Not ****ing $500
2 years ago#10
Maybe they aren't selling them separately right now... I'd be very surprised if the Kinect costs 500 standalone, but who knows? Maybe call back, or shoot them an email if the wait is still bad to verify.
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