Importing a Samsung 172X from the US

By Surfing Hamster
Apr 3, 2004
  1. With the GBP being so strong against the dollar at the moment, I'm considering importing a Samsung 172X from the states as it will be approximately 70GBP cheaper than buying it in the UK.

    What I'm concenred about is the warranty of the product - would US warranty still be valid in the UK, or would it invalidate it?! Otherwise, would I have to sent it back to the US if I had problems with it?
  2. poertner_1274

    poertner_1274 secroF laicepS topShceT Posts: 4,172

    I'm not sure, I know when I used to work in a electronics store, our warranty's were not valid if people were taking the product outside the United States. I would suggest giving Samsung a call or e-mail directly and see what they say.
  3. somekid007

    somekid007 TS Rookie Posts: 271

    You could always register the warranty with an acquanitance in the US, and if needed, fedex it back to the acquaintance if it needs repairs of any sort.
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