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Discussion in 'NDS - Flashcarts and Accessories' started by misticknight, Jul 5, 2006.

  1. misticknight
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    misticknight GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    anyone know if this site is reliable? its probably the cheapest i found, the M3 Lite mini-SD with pass card 3 works out to be around $160 AUS with shipping, as opposed to kicktrading.ca's $175. just wondering if i should use this site, or if there not that well known and shouldnt trust them.
     
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    got a superkey, supercard minisd and 2gb minisd from them. they shipped from china, registered post. but be mindful of their shipping cost tho...

    haf u looked at winsunx?
     
  3. Renegade_R

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    Just email kicktrading...they will beat any price
     
  4. misticknight
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    misticknight GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    yer i did look at there price for shipping its $20 for what i want, which at the end = $160 for the whole package. and and i looked at winsunx its to expensive.

    but now that i know kicktrading pricematch it doesnt matter, i'll just use them to pricematch with bamboogaming as they seem more professional [​IMG] thanks guys.
     
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    Another thing that I don't like about Bamboogaming is that they don't include the original packaging with the stuff that you are buying. I ordered a Supercard SD, PassMe 3 and a USB thumbdrive. They literally came packaged just each item by themselves in a padded envelope only about 10cm x 10cm. Their obviously saving on postage and setting their prices a bit lower. While the packaging isn't a big deal, it's nice to have it and gives you somewhere to store it. Having said that my order was posted quickly after payment and all the items I ordered work without problem.

    Let us know how KickTrading goes and how long their delivery takes. Bamboogaming took about 6 working days for me.
     
  7. misticknight
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    misticknight GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    sure thing the problem is i'm not really sure when i'll order i'm just preparing myself for when i do get a DS Lite (dont wnna get one till i get a job, i can afford one now but dad will get angry if i blow my money on something like that when i'm not working and i dont wnna argue right now) but i'll let youse know when i get one, should be within a month.
     
  8. Jesper64

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    I had a quick look at the KickTrading website. It says that shipping takes 7-15 days which is a little bit longer than BambooGaming. Also you'll have to pay in USD which may be a hassle. If you order >6 items (minus USB card readers) you get free Express Shipping. Might be an option if you get a few friends together. You're not in Perth are you?
     
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    I ordered from divineo.cn and it arrived in Australia in a few days. Total price about $140.
     
  10. SkuiD87

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    I chipped in with a friend and brought the Supercard miniSD x2 combo deal. Worked out to under £50 for 2 Supercard miniSD's INCLUDING shipping, which is extremely cheap. Shipping to UK from Hong Kong was quick, took about 4-5 days. Was impressed with speed, but not so impressed with the packaging.

    Like Jesper64 said, they dont send it in original packaging...it's just the Supercards and the Driver CD's in a bubble-padded envelope.

    Overall, I was extremely happy with the price and speed of shipping. Not too bothered with lack of original packaging, from what I've seen of supercards packaging, I don't think I'm missing much at all! [​IMG]

    Overall - 4/5
     
  11. vtr4423

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    i just order from Bamboogaming. very happy about. he is the cheaper than anyone. give free usb reader too.
    about 7 working day. not problem at all. [​IMG]
    mini sd supercard with 1 g kingston . only $119.00 shipped in australia.
     
  12. Jesper64

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    Yes bamboogaming do have good prices and I will probably order from them again. I was just warning misticknight that he won't be getting the original packaging with his stuff.

    How do you manage to get the free USB reader?
     
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    email to sale dept. try to ask for cheaper price. if he can't do , he offer me free usb reader.
     
  14. memyselfandi

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    LOL, that's bargaining for ya [​IMG]
     
  15. Jesper64

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    haha and to think I paid $11 for it. [​IMG]