This is email from Amazon received on 11th january 2008:
We are writing to inform you that the price for the item Palit PCX GF Nvidia 8800GT Sonic 512MB 256Bit Dual DVI DDR3 PCIE Graphics Card - NE/880TSxT352
was displayed incorrectly at the time you placed the above referenced
Despite our best efforts, with the millions of items available on our
website, pricing errors can occasionally occur.
In our Pricing and Availability Policy (see
http://www.amazon.co.uk/exec/obidos/tg/browse/-/1040614), we state
that where an item's correct price is higher than our stated price, we
contact the customer before dispatching.
All affected orders have now been cancelled. If you still wish to
purchase this item, please place a new order online as from tomorrow,
which will be charged at the correct price, when we dispatch it to
Please accept our sincere apologies for the inconvenience caused by
this error, and rest assured that we will continue to make every
effort to maintain the accuracy of all prices on our site.
We look forward to serving you again in the future.
Customer Service Department
I will think really hard wether to use your services again in the future because it is an ill-treatment from your part to cancel mine and other peoples order because of your own error. And it took you two weeks since I placed my order to send me this email to let me know that I can order at higher price with delivery in next 3-5 weeks. I am not happy at all and I am sure there is more unhappy customers about.
You have showed that your customer's money is the only important thing to you !!!