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I purchased a refurb HP desktop for our business, installed it and everything worked fine. Came in the next day and it was dead. They told me I needed to call HP to get a Case# which I did immediately. Called TigerDirect back and gave them the number and they said in a couple days I would receive a Return Call Tag to ship it back... That was over a week ago. Every time I call customer service they put me on hold for at least 15 mins (I am sure they hope you hang up) and when they do come back to you they give the same answer that they are waiting on HP. Buy somewhere else. Do not put yourself through the waste of time!!!
I'm glad this is the 5th website that pops up when you search TigerDirect. I will never purchase from this company again. I thought they were like a legit company but come to find out they are just a third party distributor with no control over the products they are selling. I purchased a brand new Levono V330 laptop in mid-January 2019 for school. The computer started having issues right away. It was really slow. Then a blue Windows error screen popped up saying critical process died and it would crash.
Now it won't even turn on. It goes directly to a Dos screen and it won't let me select any of the 4 options. I had a friend look at it. Can't figure it out. I contacted TigerDirect 5 weeks later at the beginning of March. They said it was past the 30 day return policy and that I should contact the manufacturer - Lenovo. I do that. Lenovo won't take it back. They said they would "fix" it. They also said it was a refurbished computer when TigerDirect is advertising it as new. I have been back and forth with TigerDirect and they won't budge. Now I'm stuck with a useless computer and I'm $600 in the hole. Thanks TigerDirect. I read the reviews on my computer and about TigerDirect in general. Same thing seems to happen a lot more often than it should.
I ordered double of each: motherboard, processor, and 2 sticks of memory on Sunday, Jan 17th. The total cost was over a thousand dollars. On Monday I got an order confirmation in my email...Cool, I thought. Tuesday morning, I got another email showing that it was shipped in three separate boxes. No problem, I thought. Tuesday night, I went to a store to buy groceries, and my account was overdrawn. When I checked it online, I noticed that they "held for signature pending" the total, and then again for each additional box, double charging my bank account. I'm now overdrawn and accruing fees. I called customer service and they told me that was just how they process the financing.
I wrote a negative review. Ronaldo called me, and asked me to amend my review...after offering a 10 percent off coupon and assuring me that everything would be taken care of within an hour. The next day, I got all the packages, my bank dropped the hold on the large amount, and they took the funds for the individual boxes. I sent a few emails asking how they would compensate me for the overdraft fees, and haven't heard back. They might as well have offered a 90 percent discount, because I've spent my last dime on TigerDirect. They used to be a good company to work with. Now, I haven't seen a positive review.
I purchased this laptop 5 months ago. HP EliteBook 8460P. It crashes every time I turn it on. Says Windows not installed properly. Then it spends hours trying to update Windows. Then it says not all updates were successful. Crashes over and over. Garbage.
"Reference Order #: **. We regret to inform you that the SKU 41690003 REF Z640 XEON E5 2640V3 2.6G/32G/1T/W10 MC HPI you ordered cannot be fulfilled. Unfortunately, our stock is completely depleted and it can no longer be sourced from the vendor. Can’t fulfill order." NOT DEPENDABLE. DO NOT WASTE YOUR TIME.
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Received a broken in multiple places Lexmark printer/scanner from TigerDirect and never got a satisfactory response from the customer service team. I literally called 10 times and got absolutely nowhere after being put on hold multiple times for hours at a time. Was told there is no supervisors on the job and it was almost believable. Never got anywhere with them and put in a claim with PayPal which doesn't seem a whole lot better. Suppose to get a answer Monday after waiting with PayPal for 30 days. All the while I have had this oversized box in my living room just in case someone eventually wants this piece of crap back.
I ordered a specific video game from the website. I was sent the incorrect, cheaper version of the game. I called 5 times and was promised an email for free shipping back and then, when they received the product, I was to get a full refund. I also emailed them. I never received the free shipping label. I finally had to dispute the purchase with my credit card company. I will NEVER deal with these people again!!!
I ordered a laptop. I received an order confirmation and noticed that TigerDirect placed an auth on my credit card for the amount due. Two days later, when I hadn't received a shipping confirmation I looked closely at the order confirmation. In small text it read "Please call". Strange thing to put on so subtly if will hold up my order. I called.
They claimed that my billing address was incorrect - that the street, city, state and zip were all incorrect. Which must be false, because they had a $600 auth on my credit card. They at least must have had the correct zip code. I gave them the billing address over the phone. They said that they must cancel the first authorization and make a new one with the correct address (again I told them, how did they make the first auth if they had the wrong billing address?).
My next question on the call was "So when will it be shipped?" They responded in about 5 weeks, as the laptop I purchased has since gone out of stock. I said that it too late - I do not want to wait 5 weeks for my laptop, please cancel my order. They said OK and then abruptly hung up. I never got a order cancellation confirmation. Four hours after the call I got a second $600 authorization on my card for the laptop order that I cancelled. I called them and they claimed that they never did any authorization on my card, much less two of them - even though I was looking at my bank account live with $1200 in auth sitting there from TigerDirect. This was a week before Christmas. I had to wait until after Christmas until both of these auths fell off my credit card. They walk the fence between fraud and incompetence. Stay away.
I am a secretary who doesn't have much in the way of $$. I was thrilled to get a deal on an open box TV when my old one died suddenly. It was difficult to wait and I was so excited when the box arrived. It looked nice, and then we plugged it in. It didn't work!!! So, called tech and went through the steps. STILL didn't work. They told me to ship it back and they'd send a call tag within 24 hours. BUT, they wouldn't send another TV. Okay, I call customer service, I ask if there's ANY way they could make me a deal on something comparable even if it cost a little more, NOPE. Call and talk to a supervisor the next day I was told.
So I called today (still no call tag, 48 hours later). Got put on hold, hung up upon. Called back, was on hold OVER 30 minutes, got hung up upon again. Finally got through to another customer service rep and was told there's NO supervisor available. I explained what the problem was, I asked why I couldn't get a refund when the TV was SHIPPED instead of when they RECEIVED it, because I can't even afford to go find something else as they still had my money. I asked AGAIN if there were SOME way we could work out a deal because it wasn't fair my having to spend all this time and effort on a TV that I was promised would work and for which I now had to return.
I don't believe I was asking for anything unreasonable wanting something that was the same size and brand. The rep tried to get me to take a SMALLER model even after I repeatedly TOLD him I was unable to SEE a small size due to bad eyesight. My frustration level at this point is unbelievable. I cannot believe they wouldn't work with me on ANY point. Apparently, they plan to NOT refund my money until that broken TV is back in their warehouse, even though it will SHOW that we have shipped it back. They won't make me a deal on another TV that's the same size and brand even though they sent one, that was guaranteed to work and DIDN'T! I will NEVER shop here again. In fifty plus years of work with customer service people, I have NEVER encountered such a LACK of helpfulness. Worst Christmas EVER, thanks so much TigerDirect.
ZERO stars for TigerDirect and Joy Systems. TigerDirect and Joy Systems are irresponsible, non-responsive vendors. Purchased a refurbished laptop computer from TigerDirect. They had Joy Systems ship it to me. IT DID NOT WORK! AT ALL. Wouldn’t even turn on. They shipped me a battery pack replacement. THE COMPUTER STILL DID NOT WORK! I sent it back and did not want anything more to do with either company. They sent me another, refurbished laptop that I DID NOT ASK FOR! I contacted Joy Systems to return it and get a refund. They said only TigerDirect could do that. I contacted TigerDirect. They said it was Joy Systems’ responsibility.
I still have an unopened box with a refurbished computer that I did not ask for and that I do not want. And I still have no refund. TigerDirect and Joy Systems are irresponsible, non-responsive vendors. DO NOT do business with TigerDirect or Joy Systems.
I will keep this short. I ordered a refurbished Computer. It took 4 weeks to receive the computer after several phone calls leading up. They said they were out of stock (even though they accepted my money prior to notifying me). Received the computer and have had nothing but problems. Unclear of what has caused the problems, but multiple computer repair tech have said something to do with the computer itself. Called customer service and nobody answers the phone or returns messages.
I ordered a Dell laptop on the 4th of July and my credit card was charged for it. Then on the evening of July 5th, it was charged AGAIN for the exact same thing! I tried calling them but they were, of course, already closed. I called customer service on July 6 and was told that the first charge for the full amount was a "hold" charge and that my credit card was charged AGAIN on July 5 when the product was shipped to me. I told the rep that put my credit card over the limit and that I could no longer use my card to even buy gas or groceries. She said it would take 24 to 48 hours to reverse charges and that there was no way she could change that. I told her that this is the first and last time I will be a TigerDirect customer. I e-mailed them but they have yet to respond.
TigerDirect used to be a good company 22 years ago, but I hear they've been bought out. They're ghastly awful now. I've seen reviews from the last 12 months and it is just terrible. I didn't think to check before I purchased a couple of days ago because my experience with them from 22 or so years ago had been good. Now, it is unfortunate. Let the buyer beware. TigerDirect is not what it used to be. It will eat your money. You have been warned. Caveat emptor!
They have a substantial markup on their products compared to everywhere I looked (after a purchase I made). I purchased a processor from them and when I got it I realized that I would not be able to use it on my pc. When I called about a return I was blown away. 15% "restock" fee right off the top then you have to pay for shipping (I understand the shipping). So after doing the math I would have to end up paying almost $50 to return an item I purchased by mistake. WOW! This was the 1st and last experience with them.
I purchased an ASUS ROG laptop for $1600 plus the extended warranty thru SquareTrade. A total loss. The computer was a lemon and had to go to ASUS immediately. It has never been right. It has since been to SquareTrade and comes back appearing untouched - dirty and not repaired. They send it out to a third party - know this. My purchase has been a complete loss and now TigerDirect has been bought out and doesn't support my purchase and because of the waste of the extended warranty the time has run out for me to get anything done about it. Instead of a quality purchase that should have lasted, I am out $1600 plus the extended warranty and stuck with a lemon and need a new computer and it has been like this since I got it.
Once you purchase this, there is no support if there is a problem with your purchase. The SquareTrade is a waste of money and TigerDirect doesn't take care of you and ASUS doesn't take care of you. All three of these are companies that you want to avoid - if anything goes wrong you have nowhere to turn and no support. I am very disappointed with ASUS. They do not care if a customer invests in their product and ends up with a lemon. I strongly suggest to not purchase from any of these because if you have a problem, none of them will resolve it.
Hello everyone. Stay away from tigerdirect.com. I ordered 1 refurbished laptop from TigerDirect. It was look like big screen on their website. I got with small screen laptop. Anyway my second order was Lenovo i7 gaming laptop. I ordered it on Wednesday and I paid more than 43$ for 2 days. Faster delivery. Total price was 916$. They didn't bring my package on Friday. I called them more than 20 times. Someone said, "We sent it to you at 1 p.m" but anybody didn't bring it. Anyway I called them again. They said, "We will send it until 10.30 p.m" and I never get my package. I called FedEx because someone told me from TigerDirect like we working with FedEx and I called FedEx but FedEx's customer service worker told me there is no any information about my package. Anyway no more order from tigerdirect.com. Stupid liar TigerDirect.
On Dec 12, 2017, I ordered a $900 TV for overnight delivery. I gave TigerDirect 2-3 days to deliver, even though I had paid for overnight. I then started calling to see where the TV was. TigerDirect couldn't answer my question and had me call their shipper. I called their shipper multiple times, and the shipper told me they didn't know where the shipment was. Ultimately, the shipper told me the shipment was lost. They told me to call TigerDirect and tell them to ship another TV. Instead, I called TigerDirect and told them to just cancel the order and issue a refund. Several weeks later, in the last few days of December, the shipper called and asked if they could arrange delivery. This is after they told me the shipment was lost. I told them not to deliver, as TigerDirect was issuing a refund and that the product had been ordered for overnight delivery.
Weeks later TigerDirect had still not issued a refund. So, I called them again and they said they would issue a refund. That's didn't work either; no refund came. So, today on February 12, 2018, a full three months after I placed my overnight order, I called TigerDirect again. I told them they needed to issue the refund. They said that their shipping system says that I declined delivery. Yes, I declined delivery of an order I placed for overnight delivery when they called to ask if they could deliver the product three weeks late.
So, now TigerDirect says they will process the credit, but they have to check and see if the product was delivered or not. Of course that makes no sense, as they confirmed that their system shows no delivery has happened. So, I have no hope of TigerDirect refunding, so I called my credit card company today and challenged the charges. I will not be ordering from TigerDirect again. As a final kicker, in this whole process TigerDirect told me that they don't ship TVs for overnight delivery. But, that's not what their website says. Their website advertised overnight delivery and accepted a $190 payment for overnight delivery, even though I was later told they don't deliver TVs overnight. Their website should not say that a product can be shipped overnight, if they have no means for making that happen. So, purchaser beware.
Our company went to the Tiger Direct website to purchase a processor for a computer. When we received the shipment we received (2) fire pits - yes Fire Pits - instead of what we thought we were purchasing. When we contacted them, first, I tried 6 times to get to a customer support person - pressing the number 2 sent me into oblivion and I would have to call back. So finally I pushed 1 for sales and spoke to a representative. After over 1 hour, we were told that the description on the website did not match the product in the warehouse, and the part number on the website was in fact a fire pit. So in essence that is what we ordered. WOW! can I just say...
They did not have the part advertised on the website. They would request a return. I would have to drop off the incorrect parts to a UPS office and they would issue a credit in 10 business days. I fail to understand how they can keep my money when this was completely the fault of Tiger Direct. I will have to find the product and purchase it from another place and incur the expense again.
I asked to speak to a supervisor, I was told that all the supervisors were in a meeting it would be the next day before I could speak to someone. So the next day I called and asked to speak to a supervisor right away, I was placed on hold for literally 36 min before finally hanging up to continue my day. This was a complete waste of time. I will not do business with them again and would caution anyone from ordering from their website. It is unreliable and they have no sense of customer service to correct an error on their part. I should have looked for reviews prior to making a purchase, which is why I am writing a review.
I rarely write anything good or bad about a company but beware about ordering from this company. If I could give them a zero I would. The computer I bought did not turn on and when it did the drive was very old technology. Their customer service is terrible - to return a product, first I talked to customer service who said the only way to return merchandise was to first speak with technical assistance, who would document technical help and then they would generate a return merchandise receipt. The individuals on the other end could not be understood either due to low voices or mumbling. The entire process took well over 40 minutes. I will never buy anything from this company again.
I don't hardly ever bother to take the time to write reviews but this company is horrible and people should be warned. They put up an item daily as the Daily Deal Slasher. It might be a wonderful discount which lures you in to order. Minutes later, Tiger will cancel it stating the item is discontinued. I asked why they list discontinued items for sale, but they have no answer. They take your credit card info and then zap, the order is gone and has been cancelled with no explanation or apologies. It's just an discontinued item. How a company like this still stays in business is beyond me but they are quickly becoming well known for their awful business practices... NOT a reputable company like they were before the new owners took over a year or so ago. Highly recommend you don't shop at TigerDirect.
I ordered three laptops. I received an email after a week telling me they were back ordered. When I called they gave me the run around. Most likely I will not be buying from them again. If there was a star below 1 I would give it to them.
I placed an order for a laptop from the website and their money was debited from my account. Although they had already taken the money out of my account they requested I call in and verify my information, which I did. I was told the order would be released. The next day I checked my order status and the order was gone. I had not received any communication about issues with the order so I called to check. I was told the order has been cancelled. No reason has ever been given for this. Three days later and I still have not been refunded. I will no longer do business with this company after 11 years.
Purchase Graphic Cards - Wow, Don't buy from this company. I have over 2 Thousand Dollars tied up in my bank account right now waiting on an order that was I told would be filled in a week. Now that the prices have gone through the roof on the graphics cards, I don't think they will fill my order until the prices come down. They are very vague on my orders and I am nervous. I am going to keep everyone posted on how this all turns out.
Tiger Direct used to be a great company in the 90s and early 00s. *Used* to be. Ordered a dot matrix printer for our business to replace the one I ordered from them years ago that finally went out. The machine we got had two other shipping labels on the manufacturer packaging -- big red flag. When it didn't print right, I had to call at least six times (after holding and being disconnected), go through three different people (in different countries) and re-explain myself from scratch to each every time, and it became clear they were trying to wear me down so they wouldn't have to deal with it.
Refused to send me a postage paid return slip, so I was out another $37 for that. Followed all of their instructions for returning it, took them 10 more days to credit me than the "7 to 10 business days" they said once they received it, and *still* charged me a 15% "re-stocking fee," because their "notes" say I supposedly told them there wasn't anything wrong with it! So I have no printer and I'm out $74 total, they've kept money from at least two people who returned the same piece of crap, and will probably sell it again to others until one of them might just keep it rather than deal with what I did and let them pocket everything for selling junk.
I can't imagine any business selling substandard product and providing such insulting customer "service" still being in business. I guess they're coasting on their former reputation and burning legacy customers like me, but I will never buy from them again and hope they go out of business as quickly as possible so no one else has to deal with these scammers.
Ordered a computer. Paid extra for 2-day delivery, was promised it would be there. It was her big Christmas gift, now I find out it's on backorder for 2 weeks. Called them FOUR TIMES asking to speak to a supervisor, was put on HOLD. NO ONE EVER GOT ON THE PHONE. Would NEVER deal with this company again. Can't believe this company is in business.
Ordered a gaming PC from TigerDirect on 12/10/2017. The website said the product was in stock and shipped within 1 - 2 business days. Didn't receive a shipping confirmation so I checked the website on 12/15/2017 and the order status was "processing". After still receiving no communication from TigerDirect I checked the order status on 12/20/2017 and the status had been changed to "price quote".
Called TigerDirect and after sitting on hold for approximately 5-10 minutes a support rep informed me that they don't have the product advertised. I checked the product again on the website and NOW it says out of stock. The support rep informed me that the "price quote" order status meant that I would have to reorder the item to be placed on the backorder list. No communication was sent to inform me my order had effectively been cancelled nor did they offer to make it right after I called them.
Five days before Christmas and my son's PC order has been cancelled with no communication from TigerDirect. On the bright side I found a comparable system on Amazon and they will still have it here by Friday 12/22 in time for Christmas! Thanks Amazon for bailing me out of the huge mistake of trusting TigerDirect. TigerDirect has lost this customer forever. Oh, and I'll be telling everyone I know what an awful experience I had with TigerDirect. Steer clear!
I noticed two large fraudulent charges on my credit card from TigerDirect. I called and couldn't get a live person either. Went to a voice mail. I have never heard of this company and have no idea how it got on my credit card??? Does anyone know if this company is even legitimate? I read some of the reviews and it sounds fishy.
Steer clear of this company!! My teenage daughter ordered a refurbished laptop for college - she spent five hundred dollars on what we assumed would be a quality piece of equipment. It had issues from the start. Upon contacting TigerDirect, they said if she sent it back they would refund her money. She sent it back as directed - and they contacted her and said “As your RMA has expired so we no longer can refund.” So at this point, TigerDirect has taken our money, AND we have no laptop... How is that ok?? Absolute criminals!! I have contacted them several times via email and have received no response. DO NOT GIVE THIS COMPANY YOUR MONEY!!!
I bought a router from TigerDirect. It came DOA. I called and told them, and they started an RMA. They sent me another dead router. When I called them to tell them the replacement router was dead on arrival, they tried to play it off by telling me "we already shipped the replacement". They are a bad company... Please don't buy from them.
So I ordered two computer monitors as well as the CPU which all were supposed to be shipped together. They do not come together. They came separately. They came week almost a week apart the two items from the one item and when I got my monitors there was no charger. I called the company. They weren’t willing to help at all. I told him I wanted to buy another monitor and I asked if they would price match another website that I found the monitor on. I said no. I said, "Can you help with the shipping?" They said no. I said, "What are you guys going to do to compensate for all the time I spend when you messed up my order and I still don’t have a charger for my monitor that I have to purchase on my own?" They said, "We can’t help you!" Do not buy from TigerDirect. Do not buy from these people. They’ll sell you a refurbished pieces of equipment and then when you try to get help they shun you.
I purchased a refurbished computer from Tiger Direct online. The item arrived in a reasonable amount of time but did not show as an order on my account. The item was damaged. I requested a return, sent pic’s, and waited for UPS. They didn’t show. Made 4 more calls and a week later, still nothing. Spoke with Christiansen at ** initially and the latest Karen ** at **. She wanted me to return the item at my cost, wait for it to arrive at their warehouse, and then wait for a replacement. I spent 2 days waiting on UPS and several hours on phone explaining this issue multiple times only to be placed on hold and disconnected. I would rate this experience as an example of what never to do to customers. This company Tiger Direct, PCM, and MacMall should not be used!!! Buyer beware!!! Your odds of receiving a proper item in good condition are better spent at the roulette table in Las Vegas!!!
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