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Terms and Conditions


The Company:
                             Byte Electronics
                             78 Craig Road,
                             Heaton Mersey,
                             Stockport,
                             Cheshire, SK4-2BG
                             ENGLAND

The buyer: The purchaser of computer components/services from Byte Electronics

This Contract constitutes the entire agreement between the parties with regard to the supply to the Customer of Products. Each party confirms that it has not relied upon any representation not recorded in this document inducing it to enter into the contract. No variation of these terms and conditions will be valid unless confirmed in writing by authorized signatories of both parties on or after the date of the contract.

If these Terms and Conditions are incorporated by reference into any other form of agreement between Byte Electronics and the Customer and that other agreements are currently in effect at the time the Contract is made, so that the contract constitutes a contract for the purposes of that agreement, the terms and conditions of the agreement will prevail in the event, but only to the extent, of any conflict of meaning with these Terms and Conditions.

Returned merchandise:
(a) All claims for shortage, damage, shipment error, incompatibility, or incorrectly ordered merchandise must be made within ten (10) calendar days after the invoice date. An RMA (Return Merchandise Authorization) must be issued within the ten (10) calendar days. We reserve the option to accept or reject non-defective returns. Discrepancies in received goods should be notified within 24 hours. 

(b) All returns are subject to no less than a fifteen percent (15%) restocking fee or current market value at Byte Electronics (hereby referred to as the Seller's) discretion. Our liability shall be limited to the invoiced value of the merchandise or its replacement due to the time value of Merchandise.

(c) Returns will not be accepted without prior authorization and must be accompanied by a copy of the invoice. Buyer must return merchandise to seller within five (5) calendar days after the RMA is issued. If the merchandise is not returned within the authorized time period, the RMA will be canceled. Products must be packed securely and be returned to the Seller undamaged, and must include original packaging, manuals, warranty cards, and all other accessories, with Buyer being solely responsible for paying all return freight costs. 

(d) Merchandise is subject to testing before replacements will be issued. We reserve the right to return to the Buyer any non-defective merchandise or any merchandise that does not match the invoice. Goods returned should have been sold to the buyer by the Company.

(e) We reserve the right to issue credits or refunds in exchange for returned merchandise, or to replace merchandise with repaired, used, or reconditioned parts. At the discretion of the management. 

Warranties:
(a) All memory modules and printer boards (new and used) have a lifetime warranty on manufacturers defects unless otherwise noted. (replacement if hardware & software remain unchanged else one year)

(b) All CPUs have a "replacement only" warranty and must be returned for exchange within the warranty period assigned to each brand and type of CPU.

(c) All motherboards, computer sub-assemblies, and peripherals have a one (1) year warranty through the Seller. Additional warranties, if any, will be through the manufacturer.

(d) All software warranties regarding compatibility with other hardware or software products, merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, or the ability of a product to meet the Buyers needs, are granted solely by the publisher or manufacturer of the products.

(e) No warranty by the Seller shall apply to any merchandise which has been modified or damaged by the Buyer. Merchandise that is defective due to misuse, neglect, or improper installation is not covered under the warranty. Seller is not responsible for any damages incurred to Buyer's equipment or data resulting from an improper installation.

(f) All warranties begin from the date of invoice.

(g) No Seller employee, agent, or dealer is authorized to make any modification, extension, or addition to this warranty.

(h) Byte Electronics gives no assurance as to the mutual compatibility of components sold on any single invoice.

Refusals:
(a) Buyer may be subject to no less than a fifteen percent (15%) restocking fee, shipping charges, and any losses incurred by Seller if a package is refused without prior authorization.

(b) We do not guarantee compatibility of products purchased. 

Shipping Limitations / Delays:
All shipping dates are approximate and are based upon current availability of materials and prompt receipt of all necessary information. The Seller will not be liable for any damage, loss, fault or expenses arising out of delays in shipment directly or in-directly or other non-performance of this Agreement caused by or imposed by (1) strikes, fires, disasters, riots, Acts of God; (2) acts of Buyer; (3) governmental action; or (4) any other cause or condition beyond the Seller's reasonable control in the event of any such delay or non-performance.

Whilst every effort shall be made to keep any delivery date, time of the delivery shall not be of the essence. 

Shipment: for further shipping info (click here
(a) All orders are F.O.B. (Freight On Board) origin unless otherwise agreed to in writing.

(b) Carriage fees are not included in any published prices. Prices are updated periodically and are subject to change.

Limitation on Liability:
IN NO EVENT SHALL SELLER BE RESPONSIBLE FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING LOSS OF USE, INCOME OR PROFITS, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THIS AGREEMENT INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, BREACH OF ANY OBLIGATION IMPOSED ON SELLER HEREUNDER OR IN CONNECTION HEREWITH, EVEN IF SELLER HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IN NO EVENT SHALL SELLER BE LIABLE FOR ANY PROGRAMS OR DATA STORED IN OR USED IN CONJUNCTION WITH ANY MERCHANDISE SOLD, THE COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH RECOVERING SUCH PROGRAMS OR DATA, OR ANY INCOMPATIBILITIES BETWEEN THE MERCHANDISE SOLD AND ANY HARDWARE OR SOFTWARE USED BY BUYER. IN NO EVENT SHALL SELLER BE LIABLE FOR ANY EXPENSES INCURRED BY BUYER FOR ANY INSTALLATION DONE BY SOMEONE OTHER THAN SELLER. In no event shall the Seller's liability (whether under the theories of breach of contract or warranty, negligence or strict liability) exceed the purchased price paid for the goods.

Payment:
(a) Payment for goods purchased hereunder shall be in UK . sterling. Overseas customers will be charged in Pounds and this will then be automatically converted in to their own currency on their statement.

(b) All unpaid balances are subject to a three  percent (3%) finance charge per month above the HSBC Bank plc base rate of interest on all aged invoices if not paid within the agreed terms. A Twenty-Five pound (25.00) minimum fee shall be charged on all returned cheques. 

(c) Byte Electronics reserve the right to alter the agreed status and payment terms of any buyers account without agreement from or notice to the buyer to demand payment  in full at any time.

(d) The company remains the owner of all goods shipped to the buyer until the company has been paid in full.

(e) If any act or proceedings shall be commenced in which the buyer solvency is concerned, all monies under any transaction covered by these conditions shall become immediately due and payable. 

(f) Residents of the EU pay the VAT inclusive price (VAT at appropriate rate) at the date of invoice. Non-EU/exempt pay the exclusive price. Applicable taxes, import duties and other dues are not included in the Price and will be charged in addition unless agreed otherwise

(g) Payment accepted by credit/debit card, bank transfer/draft, Postal/money order, or cash. Credit terms must be made within 28 days from the date of an Invoice to approved accounts only (unless otherwise specified in the Invoice). Unless otherwise agreed payment shall be made in pounds sterling

(h) Payment accepted by Visa or MasterCard will be charged a 2.5% surcharge and 3.5% on AMEX Surcharge will apply to the total value of goods purchased including the shipping and handling costs. There will be NO surcharge on Debit Cards.

Validity:
(a) The invalidity, in whole or in part, of any terms or conditions of this Invoice shall not affect the validity of any other terms or conditions.

(b) The company reserves the right to decline services to any company or consumer.

Trademarks:
All brand names are registered trademarks of their respective owners

These terms and conditions are subject only to U.K. Law. Your Statutory rights are not affected.