ebay sales of ds lites.

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Jul 25, 2010

ebay sales of ds lites. by tsantsa at 8:24 PM (1,051 Views / 0 Likes) 7 replies

  1. tsantsa
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    I am in the market for a DS Lite. I was looking at ebay and have noticed alot of sales of a ds lite with about 30 games or so for about $100...How are any of these sellers able to do this? It just doesn't seem cost effective...

    Some of these sellers are from china I have noticed. Would the games then be counterfeit? I mean, it has to be, right?
     
  2. Gara

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    Got it in one. I'm sure many of the lots are legit (or they think they are legit) but the ones from China are selling the fake carts. They'll work on your DS lite and you probably won't have any issues but they don't work on the DSi models.
     
  3. tk_saturn

    Member tk_saturn GBAtemp Psycho!

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    From China?

    I imagine those will arrive on a R4.
     
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    Im a tad apprehensive to buy cuz if the ds lite doesn't work, I doubt theres much I can do if it's a chinese seller.
     
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    Member tk_saturn GBAtemp Psycho!

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    Why get one from China?

    They are only $130 new in the US, and looking at Walmart that includes a game. You could also get stung for customs fees. These '33' games are on a R4 cart and a low capacity MicroSD card. This is why they say they don't come with cases/ instructions. If you buy a DS Lite from eBay, buy a new one from a US seller.
     
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    The DSL will also be refurbished
     
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    I ended up buying a new one from walmart. Didnt come with a free game sadly...
     
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    Well you can get a nice AceKard from Here
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    If you want you can get a R4DS and put Wood R4 on it, almost half the price Here [​IMG]
     

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