So it arrives!

Discussion in '3DS - Flashcards & Custom Firmwares' started by tigerfrost, Feb 2, 2016.

  1. tigerfrost
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    After doing a lot of digging on the internet for flashcards i finally found someone selling for a crazy low price and accepting paypal (not from china ) - I felt reluctant on giving my credit card details to china, paypal was the only safe option for me.
    Is there a way to tell if you're sky3ds card is fake or legit ?


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    Does anyone else think that its weird the SKY3DS has no writing on the package not even a serial number ! - Its almost as if someone is making these in their bedroom !
     
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    I think its weird they are using blatant images from Michael Bay's Transformers.
     
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    Even with the 3 revisions of the card the Transformers theme has been consistent.. very weird.
     
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    Damn that image is so big it makes my browser lag!

    On a more serious note, lol I'd never trust someone from china, unless...it's in a store. Online, hell no.
     
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    Yeah illuminati confirmed :ph34r:
     
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    Not really. I'm using Firefox, and it managed to load all the page, plus the image, all in a split second...

    Although the OP could put some spoiler tags in for the mobile data users.
     
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    Gonna try it on Firefox then. lol.

    Edit: Huh. You're completely right it does load much faster on firefox..
     
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    I hope you weren't using the 3ds to browse this page, could have memory issue :) haha
     
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    doesnt look like a real one?

    it's for sure not the latest orange button version!
     
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    this is the packaging from my legit blue button
     

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  11. tigerfrost
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    Is there a way we can tell the legit SKY3DS and the fake ones ?
     
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    got a photo of the cartridge?
     
  13. froggydarren

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    Yep that's how they look just sold my blue button version for the sky+ and it almost worked out as a stright swop even found a seller I'm the UK so it was a 2 day turn around ;) great little carts these and cheep as chips!!!

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    Clones of these are still the same sky3ds just with different picture on the cart as long as it runs like a blue card version your set ;)
     
  14. wurstpistole

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    except for AP games.

    OP should've gotten a +

    and what's that strange misleading title? it's not like a blue button 3ds is anything spectacular.
     
  15. wormdood

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    behind a parental advisory sticker
    so . . . what was this crazy low price?
     
  16. tigerfrost
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    Thank you for your post!
     
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    Ya good point I suppose but they work great for like 95% of 3ds games and the price of these will surly drop but I have to admit the + is better ;)
     
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    The price was more than cheap and paypal accepted. Maybe ill get the + version also.. See how i feel.
     
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    behind a parental advisory sticker
     
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  20. froggydarren

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    i got a sky3ds+ for £55 which i thought was a steal sold my blue button sky card for 45 :)
     
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