The phrase "you get what you paid for" is true...

Discussion in 'General Off-Topic Chat' started by Harsky, Nov 15, 2006.

  1. Harsky
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    Harsky Madmin

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    I bought a 2gb Pro Duo memory card from ebay for £25 this September. Everything was okay. It ran tons of my PSP ISO and movies on my PSP. Then today, I take it out and this happens:

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    The part near the connectors just snap and it's just hanging on in there..... JUST. I kinda knew that when I buy memory cards from ebay I should be careful but for this to happen makes me wonder if I should attempt fixing it or get another one?
     
  2. deathspawn999

    deathspawn999 GBAtemp Regular

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    try and fix it because you still have it. if not you were gonna buy another one anyways.
     
  3. tama_mog

    tama_mog Kupo

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    hate to say I told you so, but I think I told you that in your original thread about this. Best idea is just to invest in a 4 gig sandisk, they're not that much right now and it'll probably be all you need.
     
  4. fischju_original

    fischju_original I used to be a jerk before i got banned

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    sell it on ebay, then say it happened in the mail. make sure they get insurance.
     
  5. INTERNETS

    INTERNETS GBAtemp Regular

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    Hey cool, ebay fraud. Pretty upstanding gentleman right here.
     
  6. adgloride

    adgloride Its A Wii Wario

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    You'd be even dafter buying a second hand card off ebay [​IMG] You would have got one of the pirated memory sticks. You've just probably been unlucky. I have a pirated sony 2gb memory stick and have no problems with it. Does the pin on the memory stick not just push back in? If you manage to fix it, use the USB cable from now on.
     
  7. Hitto

    Hitto MKDS Tournament Winner

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    Morals? In my internets?
     
  8. lookout

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    there alot of fake 2gb Pro Duo memory selling on ebay.. be ware
     
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