Looking to buy some NTAG215s to use with my PowerSaves.

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  1. Jayro
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    Anyone have cheap links for a lot of 20 or 30?

    Thanks in advance.
     


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    Bump, I haven't gotten any suggestions yet for cheap NTAG215's yet, any help is appreciated! :yayswitch:
     
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    does blank ntags work with powersaves?
     
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    Oh my, I guess that was back when I ordered them before I knew about the different tags. Welp.
     
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    From what I've heard, it either doesn't work or corrupts the NTAG. I guess the PowerDiscs have something unique in them?
     
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    Yup, and that unique thingy breaks easily.
     
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    Does anyone actually know what it is? It's pretty interesting-- NTAGs can be written only once as an Amiibo. But those can be written an indefinite amount of times, and still be recognized as an Amiibo. What's the magic?
     
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    Let me pry one open and take a look. :P
     
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    This is it, there's nothing under it, just adhesive to stick it onto the top. :/
     
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    That's crazy. It just looks like a regular NTAG215. I wonder what their special tech is. Thanks for looking!
     
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    I ordered a pack of 25 for $14.99+free shipping, and they got delivered here today. Giving that seller 5 stars for fast 2-day delivery.
     
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    Can you send a link to their listing?
     
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    They only had one lot of 25, but the seller was ksgorilla
     
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    Thanks.
     
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    ive just ordered 30 from aliexpress, anyone know of the cheapest android phone with NFC?
     
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    It's not worth it, you'll be spending over a minimum of $70 for a phone that has NFC. You'd rather go for amiiqo or a cheaper version, powersaves amiibo.
     
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