About selling Modded Console

Discussion in 'PS Vita - Console, Accessories and Hardware' started by Hayato213, Sep 1, 2018.

  1. Hayato213
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    Hayato213 GBAtemp Psycho!

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    Is it legal to sell modded console but no backup games installed?
     
  2. earlynovfan

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    I wouldn't say so.
     
  3. Hayato213
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    Hayato213 GBAtemp Psycho!

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    I know selling jailbroken console with backup would get you in trouble, not 100% about if it was only Jailbroken as Im not including any games backup.
     
  4. earlynovfan

    earlynovfan Delusional

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    From what I gather, it's the same as emulation.
    Creating and distributing an emulator means nothing, but it's distributing/receiving backed up games that you didn't rip from your own games.

    So selling/buying a modded console is fine, but "stealing" content you didn't pay for is "bad".
     
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    Hayato213 GBAtemp Psycho!

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    Okay, that is what I thought.
     
  6. Monty Kensicle

    Monty Kensicle Yay!

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    I've found it to be a mixed bag myself. I sold a SNES Classic loaded with games just fine, but a modded PSP and 3DS with nothing included got flagged. I've found calling them "Region Free" allows them to go under the radar.
     
  7. Hayato213
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    Hayato213 GBAtemp Psycho!

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    I sold few 3ds that was soft modded got flagged on ebay, never got in trouble for it, Just that I don't want to deal with Sony, since I am selling a PSTV and a HDD with it spice up the price a bit, and all the nonpdrm game are like decrypted, so people can just drag and drop and put it on a storage device.
     
  8. Monty Kensicle

    Monty Kensicle Yay!

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    You're not dealing with any one game company directly, usually it's eBay bots looking for keywords and then someone at eBay gives the system the O-K to kill your listing. Citing some vague perpetual agreement they have with Sony/Microsoft/Nintendo etc. to protect their intellectual property. They never actually talk to the company they think you're trying to rip off.
     
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