Where can I find a cheap DSi XL

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  1. mocalacace
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    mocalacace GBAtemp Fan

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    I'm currently on a DS Lite and I figured its time for an upgrade. So I'm looking to buy a DSi XL (HUGE ASS SCREEN [​IMG]) and a SuperCard 2. I want to spend somewhere around $150 (no more than $165)
     
  2. GreatCrippler

    GreatCrippler Greatness Fallen

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    Trade in the lite towards the DSI XL... done.
     
  3. mocalacace
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    I want to keep my DS Lite as I have modded it to be controlled by a SNES controller via slot 2.
     
  4. sethirion

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    I wish we could see that mod, sounds awesome. [​IMG]
    I have been trying to learn how to interface with the Slot-2 and using PAlib; still no luck at actually calling [reading/writing] the actual hardware might be using a logic analyzer to test if this runs.

    Good modding and gaming. [​IMG]
     
  5. mocalacace
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    So I managed to snatch a DSi XL on ebay for $164.50 new and free shipping, which I would say is a good $50 cheaper than buying one at the store considering I would have to pay for sales tax.

    Now I'm debating whether I should get the Acekard 2i or SuperCardTWO
     
  6. Slyakin

    Slyakin See ya suckers

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    If you want a lot of neat features, get the SuperCard DSTwo.


    If you want really cheap, really reliable service and some homebrew, get the AceKard 2i.
     
  7. Shinigami357

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    um, so how do you use shoulder buttons? and wouldn't it be a hassle to have to reach over to the touch screen?
     
  8. sk8mystery23

    sk8mystery23 GBAtemp Regular

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    Uhhh, SNES controllers have shoulder buttons man.
     
  9. Shinigami357

    Shinigami357 Current "give a fuck" level: Honey Badger

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    they do??? (only ever had an NES... or famicom, as we call it here)
     
  10. sk8mystery23

    sk8mystery23 GBAtemp Regular

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    Yep. I wasn't trying to be rude if you took it that way. [:

    [​IMG]

    See the bumps on the top near the edges?

    Edit: To the OP I would like to see your mod. Seems interesting!
     
  11. mocalacace
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    www.facebook.com/v/1437929667708

    I have it set so everyone can view it, but I think you have to be logged in on Facebook


    I'm currently uploading to youtube
     
  12. sk8mystery23

    sk8mystery23 GBAtemp Regular

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    Ahhh, I can't see it. Youtube? [​IMG]
     
  13. Falcon27252

    Falcon27252 Advanced Member

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    I too can't see it. Can't be bothered signing up on Facebook. [​IMG]
     
  14. sk8mystery23

    sk8mystery23 GBAtemp Regular

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    Well I do have a facebook and I am signed in. Lol.
     
  15. mocalacace
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  16. FlashX007

    FlashX007 GBAtemp Maniac

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    Any chance anybody can help me? I also wish to upgrade but I am willing to offer these.

    DSi
    Screen Protector
    R4i Gold
    Soft Skin
    Stylus'

    I have been trying to sell that bundle for months now. I want to sell it more than ever so I can get my hands on a DSi XL. If anybody knows a place or can help me out or wants to buy this bundle then contact me.
     
  17. sk8mystery23

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  18. mocalacace
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    mocalacace GBAtemp Fan

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    That video was from a while ago, now I have all the wires taped together with electrical tape.
     
  19. FlashX007

    FlashX007 GBAtemp Maniac

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    guess nobody is interested

    dam dsis are hard to get rid of

    nothing is wrong with it either i just want to upgrade
     
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