Topic Title: TRINITY POS KIT
Topic Summary: What does "TRINITY POS KIT" stand for?
Created On: 04/05/2013 05:02 PM
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 04/05/2013 05:02 PM
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Pinhead666
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I'm going to purchase a A10 5700 APU.

Looking for this APU, I found two different items available (see image below).

Both have AD5700OKHJBOX code, but "+ TRINITY POS KIT" is specified in one case.

I found "TRINITY POS KIT" looking for other Trinity APUs and looking in other e-shops.

What does "TRINITY POS KIT" stand for?

Is it different from common boxed packaging?

Tnx!

 

 

 04/05/2013 06:05 PM
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Only place I see that mentioned are a couple of Italian sites. Not sure what it is supposed to mean.

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 04/07/2013 04:36 AM
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Trinity piece of s*** kit? I just had to say it out loud.



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 07/24/2013 02:54 PM
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If I had to guess, I would say it is another way of saying "Retail Kit" as apposed to "OEM."  Usually retail kits come with the fancy warranties and the stickers and such, while OEM kits may just be processors with or without heatsinks in blister packs instead of boxed.  POS in this instance would actually mean "Point of Sale" as a reference that a normal consumer (not a builder/reseller) is the intended purchaser.



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