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http://Tmart.com

Pros:

  • Some unique products at competitive prices
  • Worldwide free shipping
  • Fast shipping from USA warehouse on some products

 

Cons:

  • Employs lying shills posing as interested customers on BLF, calling into serious question their business ethics RESOLVED
  • Some fake product reviews   RESOLVED
  • Bate-and-switch selling tactics
  • Reports of poor customer service
  • Some products are low quality imitations
  • Some products not as described

 

Have you purchased from Tmart.com? Please give them your own star rating below!

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Be-Seen Triker wrote:Could it

Be-Seen Triker wrote:
Could it be that Tmart is a USA based warehouse?

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My only order came with an

My only order came with an unexpected (and probably not all that good but I've not tested it) 18650 in it. The light arrived in a reasonable time and was very cheap and decent quality. No complaints here.

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Be-Seen Triker wrote: Could

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Could it be that Tmart is a USA based warehouse?

Hmm, did you check your tracking number? Is is an HK number or a US number?

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I ordered the 502B package

I ordered the 502B package deal from Tmart when it was less than $7. That was shipped from New York and I got it within a week, so they do have some stuff in the US. I can't imagine they have everything though. Non-US people got different 502B packages from HK.

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Tmart ships out of Brooklyn,

Tmart ships out of Brooklyn, and the four orders I've made with them have all been received very quickly, 3-5 days or so.  No complaints at all.

 

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I have been pleased so far

If you use the live chat they offer You can ask ( before you order) if a particular sku is available at the US warehouse.

I did this with a laser pointer and they told me it was available.  Received it two days later Smile

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Anyone know where they ship

Anyone know where they ship from to the UK? I assume it's from China, but I'm still waiting for my first order from them to arrive.

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i was looking at their

i was looking at their binoculars and optics and noticed that they have some fake product reviews up. some of which are copied to more than one product lol :/

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Reflection wrote: i was

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i was looking at their binoculars and optics and noticed that they have some fake product reviews up. some of which are copied to more than one product lol :/

Thanks, updated first post.

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I ordered items from

I ordered items from DX,KD,Manafont and Tmart on the same day, the Tmart package is the first to arrive. Now that could just be random chance, but they did dispatch it nice and quickly.

It was packaged very nicely, the Ultrafire C3 for instance was wrapped in bubble wrap, in a box, the box was then in a zip top bag and that bag along with the other items was in a bigger Tmart branded zip top bag with a flyer and discount code.

I will buy from them again.

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Really good service & prices

I've placed 3 orders with them so far, and all three were good transactions.  Fast ship & reasonable packaging. I'll shop with them again, I'm sure.

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I've just recived an order

I've just recived an order from them, one of the items wasn't as expected.

 

I ordered these 18650's - http://www.tmart.com/2pcs-LC-18650-2400mAh-Gray-Charge-Batteries-with-Fender-Apron_p105734.html

Apparently they have a "fender apron", which I imagine is Google Translate for protection circuit. You can see there is an Ultrafire circuit on the bottom of the cells and they are branded for Falcon Innovations.

Sadly what I received are gret Ultrafire cells that say they are protected on the label...which they obviously are not.

I've sent them an email, so lets see what they say.

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Fender apron? Keep us posted!

Fender apron?

Keep us posted! How long did the package wander the world till coming to you?

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Delivery was quick around

Delivery was quick around 10days or so, it was sent from the US.

 

No reply from them as yet, hopefully that's because they don't work weekends. I've they don't get back to me by the middle of the week I'll just file a Paypal dispute.

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There was a little bit of a

There was a little bit of a language barrier going on with our comunication so it took a couple emails back and forth. All resolved now as they refunded the full amount.

 

So...I'll buy from them again Smile

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10% off coupon code ??

10% off coupon code ?? is there one available ?

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I read the entire post and

I read the entire post and seems that someone love this charger (the one from DX) and someone hate it.
The problem is i need a charger for Li-Ion and Ni-MH easy to carry with me and don't seems there are many option.

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Piers wrote:Anyone know where

Piers wrote:

Anyone know where they ship from to the UK? I assume it's from China, but I'm still waiting for my first order from them to arrive.

I mentioned the shipping details before, they set several warehouse in different parts, and they will ship goods from california if the orders in us, and from hongkong for rest of the area worldwide.

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I got 2 orders from Tmart,

I got 2 orders from Tmart, both shipped from Brooklyn NY both orders had issues that involved live chat and e-mail correspondence. The first order was actually placed through Gadgettown but it shipped from the same address in Brooklyn and I dealt with the same customer service people Violet and Sharon for both orders.

The first order was for a laser. I received it in two business days after I ordered it, but they shipped the wrong battery with it. At first they wanted me to take a $3 store credit, but they did not have an 16340 battery for $3 on there site so after a couple e-mails they sent me a battery a 16340 Trustfire blue and let me keep the 18650 Trustfire blue that came with the order. The laser was of very good quality but the batteries were of poor quality. It took over a week to resolve the battery issue luckily I had plenty of 16340s to use while I waited.

Second order was for the daily deal it was a Ultrafire G4 for $11, a very good price. They shipped a very cheap Ultrafire C8 instead of the G4 I ordered. I received it in 4 business days shipped from Brooklyn. I did live chat and multiple e-mails finally sent the item back at a cost to me of $3.75.

 If it was an honest mistake they should take full responsibility for there error otherwise I will assume they are pulling a bait and switch scam which is unacceptable from a reputable vendor.

At this point I don't think I will be doing business with Tmart anymore.

I will update if the issue is resolved.

Update: after posting this Tmart contacted me again and offered a full refund and a $2 store credit so I am only out for $1.75. That is a much better outcome than I expected so maybe I will give them a second chance.

Edit: After all was said and done I never received the $2 dollar store credit and did fall victim to the fraudulent bait and switch  behavior. I was out for the full amount of return shipping after ordering an Ultrafire G4 and receiving an Ultrafire C8 knockoff. So I would recommend avoiding Tmart.

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I have placed two orders with

I have placed two orders with Tmart, both seemingly very good deals: a 502B for $5.63 that included a battery and charger as well as a Ultrafire C8 for $11. Both came with Q5 LED's which I didn't want, but was lured by the cheap hosts. Everything seems to be cheap knockoffs of Ultrafire products with crappy switches and generally lower quality than I would expect ordering from DealExtreme or Manafont. Even the C8 was advertised as a G4, which is barely larger than a 502B, so it was like getting an upgrade, but the pill was garbage: just a threaded aluminum tube with an LED star crimped onto one end and the driver crimped into the other.

Even with the amazingly good prices, I didn't think either of these were a bargain since I got useless garbage. The charger that came with the 502B was terrible and wound up in the garbage immediately and the free battery was unprotected and probably worthless. And I wound up returning the C8 at my expense for an 80% refund since without a good pill and tail switch the light was completely useless for upgrades (I returned the light to their New York location and received the refund in a couple of days). My advice is to avoid this place. There are so many other dealers out there, why take chances.

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Thanks brted, description of

Thanks brted, description of Tmart updated.

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Ordered a ultrafire c3 ss q5

Ordered a ultrafire c3 ss q5 with 1 mode for 10$ , shipped on 7/24 arrived 7/28. Fast shipping , would be nice if they had a larger selection of lights,batteeries.

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I've order two items from

I've order two items from them, both got here in 3 or 4 days from the date I placed the order, both items were as described.  No complaints.

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I ordered some LED light

I ordered some LED light strips for my Harley. Ridiculously low price for the same thing that was 9X more at the autoparts store. Had it in 2 days. Amazing in these days of dealing with DX and KD.

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I would agree with brted.

I would agree with brted. Their shipping time is pretty good within the US, but their merchandise is crap. I ordered the 100mw laser in 502b host, and it's the same crap fake that their 502b q5 is in, plus it didn't work so I had to waste time and money to ship it back to them. Frankly if your products are even more crap than DX, it's not worth buying from.

The only redeeming thing is the 502b drop in does have a nanj regulated linear driver.

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agenthex wrote:I would agree

agenthex wrote:

I would agree with brted. Their shipping time is pretty good within the US, but their merchandise is crap. I ordered the 100mw laser in 502b host, and it's the same crap fake that their 502b q5 is in, plus it didn't work so I had to waste time and money to ship it back to them. Frankly if your products are even more crap than DX, it's not worth buying from.

The only redeeming thing is the 502b drop in does have a nanj regulated linear driver.

i think DX and tmart are both reliable, but in China they may don't have that serious standard about the step negotiating with the products foundry. and the something like fake or crap come out, but you will take a steal sometimes. for no complaints. anyhow they are cheap and not the genuine manufacturer.

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Some vendors seem to deal

Some vendors seem to deal with better or more reliable suppliers than others. For example, the lights I've gotten from Lightake or Buyincoins tend to be the real article. When you're purchasing via mail order, all you have to rely on is reputation.

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and how about this one if it

and how about this one if it was voted to the top in the near 1 hour?  ($33.48 to $26.78)diverse style!

http://www.tmart.com/ShopWays/Daily-Deals.html

30 Lumens BX13 3 Leaf Rotary System of LED Flashlight Solar Battery Charger

 

 

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I ordered the lovely 100mw

I ordered the lovely 100mw green laser with a charger for my camera battery and 2 cr2 batteries. all came within a few days so im pretty happy with my order. everything is working fine.

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This was my first order with

This was my first order with Tmart and so far I certainly can't complain. I ordered a single AA Ultrafire XR-E light late Thursday night and I received it today (Monday) so basically 4 days with a free gift of a wooden ruler Smile

The light (Ultrafire BJO8A) seems to be well made. The brass pill screws into the tube and the head screws over that. The reflector is also screwed into the head.

I'm going to try it with a 14500 when that arrives with my Manafont order. I'm also going to try it with a 22 mm aspheric once that arrives from DX if I can easily grind it down a bit. If not I'll use it as it with a 14500. This light was about $16.

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