Lots of folks including myself have them. I paid a lot less than that for mine though when AT&T had them on sale.
I thought about getting a Maverick but I've seen way too many posts about people having issues with the probes.
Lang 36 patio
18.5" Weber Smokey Mountain
22.5" Weber OTG with Cajun Bandit Conversion Kit
Char-Griller Akorn with side cart
1999 Weber Master-Touch - bent but not broken
14.5" Weber Smokey Joe Silver