Best Place for G6 Lite

Discussion in 'Other Flashing Hardware & Software' started by Wilson735, Jul 30, 2006.

Jul 30, 2006

Best Place for G6 Lite by Wilson735 at 10:45 PM (5,126 Views / 0 Likes) 41 replies

  1. Wilson735
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    What would be the best place (cheapest) to buy a G6 Lite (English) as well as a Passkey 3, including shipping to the United States??
     


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    A LIST FOR USA BUYERS

    Details: ENGLISH g6 lite + pass 3, including shipping
    (cheapest option - which sometimes means up to 30 days!) to USA, West Coast.

    psxbox.net - $109.90 - in stock?

    modchipman.com - $109.99 (with coupon: mcmr0x - posted below)- not in stock, pre-order. New shipment within the next few days.

    realhotstuff.com - $113.63 (with coupon) - not in stock, pre-order. New shipment is "on the way"

    hopebuy.com - $115.80 - in stock. Q&A thread here.

    divineo.cn - $117.40 - not in stock, 3-day pre order

    divineo.com - $147.98 - not in stock, 7-day pre order


    I don't want to keep the list up to date anymore. I ordered my g6 lite and I don't care where you jerks get yours. If you want to start a new thread with a good list, be my guest. If you are ordering a g6 lite, here are some tips:

    ALWAYS CHECK THE SHIPPING COSTS.
    MAKE SURE THEY HAVE IT IN STOCK, or are getting more soon.
     
  3. outphase

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    no matter where you choose, you're best splitting the order wth 1+ friends
     
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    First off, it's PassCard 3 not Passkey 3. I know that the terms are confusing with similar names. Now, http://www.modchipman.com is expecting their shipment in tomorrow, and they have a bundle deal with both G6 Lite and PassCard 3 for $109USD plus shipping.
     
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    If Hopebuy as ppl say, has it in stock and ready to be shipped they are probably the best place to buy.

    G6 Lite - 79.90$
    Passcard 3 - 19.90$

    Total: 99.80$ + shipping
     
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    Which comes out to $121 for those of us on the west coast. Realhotstuff still has the best price.



    EDIT: Coupon below gives free shipping, making modchipman a cheap option for USA.
     
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    I know divineo.com isn't the cheapest but does anyone know if the G6 lite they have is an english or chinese version?
     
  8. modchipman

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    we use fedex shipping and unfortunately, it costs more than usps, which some other companies use. fedex, however, gets you a realtime tracking, built-in insurance, and reliability that usps can not give you unless you spend 5-6 extra bucks over usps priority.

    HOWEVER, we have had a coupon that's been out for quite some time now, that gives you the luxury of getting free shipping (usps shipping) using the coupon code "mcmr0x"


     
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    Wow, editing my post with new details.
     
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    It's nice to see modchipman posting here. They seem to have a great reputation on xbox-scene.
     
  11. thaimonkey

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    So for Realhotstuff, how many are they getting after the first 50?
     
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    Just got a NDS today, and used modchipman back when i modded a couple xboxs. Good service, and pretty quick on answering a question by email i sent them.

    Just ordered the bundle from them, less then 3 mins ago.
     
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    They didn't say how many, but that the 2nd shipment would be shipped to them on Tuesday.
     
  14. lazywanker

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    Maybe things have changed since you posted the above, but where did you get that they have it in stock? The site says pre-order.
     
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    HopeBuy has G6 Lite in stock. They're just slow in updating the listing from pre-order to available. Though, with the amount of orders that they were hammered with, they could run out anyday. Last time I peaked at the forums there, there is no comment from anyone let alone HopeBuy staff stating that they've ran out.

    Again, go with a more local retailer if you can, but if not, HopeBuy is a winner.
     
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    I saw your post in another thread and decided to order with them, so thanks for your response. [​IMG] I hope things will go better than they did with Winsunx where they cancelled my 23rd June pre-order when I just asked them a question. [​IMG]

    Also local (uk/european) shops are available but the prices a fair amount higher. Shop01 or whatever it is called is a joke pricewise. Divineo.de actually has stock now but the cost was about 25% higher (approx USD160 for passcard 3 and g6 lite including shipping - hopebuy came to USD120 all inclusive). Also the other European Divineo sites (france, spain, italy) will have stock soon but I couldn't be assed to babelfish everypage as I went through just to save a couple of days.

    Edit: My pre-order was 23 June not 23 July as I stated eariler - hence why I was so annoyed
     
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    I bought it at Hopebuy, I hope it arrives soon [​IMG]
     
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    Can someone please make a list of EU stores [​IMG]
     
  20. muggsy

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    Well I ordered mine thru divineo.de, and the are now in stock. However I think they just rang me to confirm the order and they spoke german (I'm english) and I just assumed it was a wrong number. Then I checked my order and I listed my work number as my contact number.... =(
     

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