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Product, date and price of your 1st Amazon order?

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Deluxe1, Apr 15, 2020.

  1. Deluxe1

    Soldato

    Joined: May 26, 2007

    Posts: 5,365

    Was looking back through my orders and curious what my first ever order was.

    Norton Ghost 2003
    23 September 2002
    £41.22
     
  2. ezekial

    Gangster

    Joined: Jan 2, 2012

    Posts: 483

    15 Feb 2007
    Narrow Margin
    £5.99
     
  3. iamdjdz

    Mobster

    Joined: Nov 24, 2006

    Posts: 4,377

    On my account Prey PC CD 2006, 1st August 2006 for £21.97.

    But I had another account before that that I used but have deleted, it was probably a book.
     
  4. Steampunk

    Sgarrista

    Joined: Jun 1, 2013

    Posts: 7,657

    4th August 1999
    Sed & Awk
    £15.96

    That might have been back in the days when Amazon just sold books.
     
  5. memyselfandi

    Sgarrista

    Joined: Oct 10, 2005

    Posts: 8,670

    Location: Nottingham

    The AIX Survival Guide
    Ordered: 24th Oct '98
    Shipped: 5th Nov '98
    £21.73 (Inc shipping and after -£3 in gift certificates)

    I would add looking at my account history on there I have had more orders, in fact over double the number, in the last 30 days than the entire period before the year 2000 ... :eek:
     
  6. The_Abyss

    Capodecina

    Joined: May 15, 2007

    Posts: 12,796

    Location: Ipswich / Bodham

    Crossroads of Twilight (Wheel of Time)
    Robert Jordan
    Sold by: Amazon EU S.a.r.L.
    Return window closed on 13 Feb 2003
    £12.59

    I'd worked abroad in West Africa for a few years before then. Amazon wasn't a thing there. Actually, the internet wasn't a thing there.
     
  7. no idea what

    Sgarrista

    Joined: Oct 5, 2009

    Posts: 9,567

    Location: Lincolnshire

    Fisual Pro Install Series Digital Optical Cable (3 Metre)
    Ordered: 25th Nov 2008
    £6.99 + Free Postage.

    How exciting! I would have been 16 at the time.
     
  8. Finners

    Mobster

    Joined: Mar 27, 2009

    Posts: 2,523

    Pitch black special edition DVD £11.99
    NHL hitz pro (Xbox) £9.96

    10/9/2004
     
  9. aardvark

    Sgarrista

    Joined: Jan 2, 2005

    Posts: 7,990

    Location: leeds

    Dreamcatcher
    Stephen King
    Sold by: Amazon EU S.a.r.L.
    Return window closed on 19 Apr 2001

    still got it somewhere
     
  10. xb8browney

    Soldato

    Joined: May 19, 2005

    Posts: 5,643

    Location: North East

    Sony MDR-EX71SLB earphones
    £25.66
    2005
     
  11. Feek

    Commissario

    Joined: Oct 16, 2002

    Posts: 28,442

    Location: In the radio shack

    Good thread!

    Appropriately it was a book as Amazon were really only about books back then.

    Flying the Big Jets in hardcover.
    £11.31
    10 June 2000
     
  12. GSXRMovistar

    Sgarrista

    Joined: Nov 6, 2002

    Posts: 9,365

    Location: London UK

    Canon IXUS 800 IS Digital Camera[6MP 4 X Optical]
    £277.99
    01 Aug 2006

    A couple of years back I remember doing the thing where you could export all purchases to a spreadsheet to get total spend, I daren't do that now. :p
     
  13. Raymond Lin

    Capo Crimine

    Joined: Oct 20, 2002

    Posts: 65,234

    Location: Wish i was in Tokyo

    goddam, got me beat!

    9th November 1999.

    Matrix, Blair Witch, Notting Hill DVD.

    [​IMG]
     
  14. Mr.Cookie

    Wise Guy

    Joined: Oct 21, 2002

    Posts: 1,510

    Location: HR 7047

  15. Bluecube

    Wise Guy

    Joined: Feb 20, 2011

    Posts: 1,979

    18th January 1999, Upgrading and Repairing PCs (10th edition), £31.76

    Brilliant book. Always regretted giving it away.
     
  16. Zefan

    Don

    Joined: Jan 15, 2006

    Posts: 29,562

    Location: Tosche Station

    The Lord of the Rings: The Battle for Middle-earth (PC DVD)
    £24.99
    1 March 2005

    I played this a lot when I should have been at college.
     
  17. Mr Badger

    Soldato

    Joined: Dec 27, 2009

    Posts: 7,365

    I am resisting the urge to comment on your cultural appropriation of the lesbian fertility device.

    Instead I will confess to:

    7 July 2008
    £16.99
    SanDisk CompactFlash 4GB Extreme III Memory
     
  18. PC777

    Gangster

    Joined: Dec 23, 2018

    Posts: 444

    Also July 2008 but later in the month for me.

    A Sandisk 2GB Micro SD.

    £10.20 then, amazingly the same product is still available from the same seller at £3.10 today all these years later.
     
  19. TJM

    Wise Guy

    Joined: Jun 10, 2007

    Posts: 2,379

    21st August 2001 - the final arc of Deep Space Nine on VHS. £50 for eight episodes - yikes.
     
  20. rIcK

    Wise Guy

    Joined: Jan 5, 2004

    Posts: 1,335

    First couple of things in 2004... so not really as early as the 1999 people here... I was about 17 at the time

    Creative Labs Audigy 2 ZS


    Ordered on 28 May 2004

    Order Summary
    Item(s) Subtotal:
    £77.41
    Postage & Packing:
    £5.89

    Grand Total:
    £83.30

    Then some months later

    Canon EOS 300D Digital SLR Camera Lens Kit [6MP EF18-55mm]

    20 November 2004

    Order Summary
    Item(s) Subtotal:
    £599.94
    Postage & Packing:
    £5.89
    Gift Card Amount:
    -£0.31

    Grand Total:
    £605.52