Unlocked Xperia Play 4G refurbs for $105?

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    http://www.ebay.com/itm/REFURBISHED-SONY-ERICSSON-R800-XPERIA-PLAY-AT-T-UNLOCKED-DESK-TOP-CHARGER-BUNDLE-/230859289215

    Near-mint, plenty in stock, with a charging bundle, for $104.99 and free shipping? It's not a high-end phone by any means, but that price is a steal. I'm guessing it's some sort of pricing or model error (perhaps the international version), but it didn't stop me from jumping on one; my Aria was well in need of a replacement.

    It's through a reputable seller, and you'd have to pay through Paypal anyways, so if there is something off about this deal at least you'll get your money back.
     
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    It's definitely not 4g unless you count HSPA+
     
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    AT&T's terminology, not mine. It's just the name they gave their model.
     
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    Update: Mine made it to the post office just half an hour before delivery vehicles went out, so I got mine today instead of Tuesday. I haven't had much time to test it, but other than the lack of box and manual I would've pegged this thing as new - no scratches or blemishes, save for one small mark above the D-pad. I haven't put the SIM in yet as the battery's still charging, but according to the status screen it is unlocked, and it's definitely the AT&T model.

    I'm certain this is probably more suited to a blog post than anything, but I figured there are probably other 'tempers looking for a good deal on one of these.
     
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    Why did you have to publicize this?
    Now there's no way in hell I'll be able to buy it, I won't get the money for it for another ~9 days.

    As for it's legitity, it is legit. I know someone that bought it on October 1st, when the listing first appeared. They got it yesterday and it works perfectly. That's 2 for 2 (counting you)saying legit.

    Damn, there's no way they'll still have any left in 9 days now. I wondered why the sales seemed to shoot up in the past few days..
     
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    I strongly doubt that 97 units were sold because of this thread.
     
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    Wow... Now if I had the money, I would totally grab one of these.
     
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    "This seller does not ship to Netherlands" :cry:
     
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    Just a heads up, they only have 13 left.

    Add it to your watch list, then view your watch list. "Quantity available: 13"

    If one of ya'll want to buy one for me, I'd be glad to pay you back and more when I get my paycheck :wub:
     
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    They've got 80+ available that are still locked to AT&T, but you'd probably have to pay another $20 to unlock it.

    http://www.ebay.com/itm/230859289181
     
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    For the love of dieties,

    STOP ADVERTISING THESE DEALS.

    Soem of us won't be able to afford them until the 16th at the earliest.
     
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    Huh.....
    Just today, they seemed to have noticed they really underballed the price. Now those AT&T ones are $198.99 instead of $104.99

    No longer a deal to advertise there.
     

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