02-14-2008 03:36 AM
I live in the UK and have had an e280 since release in the UK and love it but 8 gig is a bit small. So i looked at the sansa viewand saw that they do a 16 gig one so i thought i would get it, but it is $200 in america thats £100 in exchange by the mo and amazon.com sells it for less but in the UK its £130, thats alot more,why is this. Is there anyway i can import it from amarica as amazon.com doesn't let you. Also when is the 32 gig version gona be release and how much will it cost, cos i got to much music for the 16gig and the extra 16gig more would be nice.
THX for any help
02-14-2008 07:11 AM
More than half of the UK price markup is for the 17.5% VAT which you should still pay if you import it. It's not such a big rip-off as with many products.
Pro-rata, the UK price of the 32GB View is likely to be the US price + 30 to 35%.
02-14-2008 12:01 PM
Hello Fallen2004, I just had a thought..... lol
I believe Sansa & Dell have teamed up to sell Sansa MP3 players. If there is a Dell in the U.K., whether a physical location or on-line, you may be able to purchase it there in the U.K.
I know there offer MPS players in the States...