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#2401 Mikeyjl87

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Posted 05 February 2014 - 08:01 AM

Am I reading this right?

A Grade 7 vita for $120 and a grade 5 with significant scratches for $139? And then there are some other grade 7 vitas for $160.

 

Are those $120 grade 7's like a "first come first serve" kinda thing or should I be wary of them?
 



#2402 Lulgasms

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Posted 05 February 2014 - 12:32 PM

Hmm grabbed a grade 7 vita for $119. Hoping for best.

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Posted 05 February 2014 - 12:56 PM

How long does shipping take?

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#2404 jupiterjones

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Posted 05 February 2014 - 04:40 PM

How low has a Vita ever been on Cowboom? Less than $100? Tempted by the $120 grade 7, but might hold off a bit.


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Posted 05 February 2014 - 04:46 PM

I got my Vita for $80 in Grade 4 condition (about 3 months ago), which arrived flawless to my eyes aside from some surface scratches.


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Posted 05 February 2014 - 05:08 PM

Just purchased the Grade 7 for $121 after tax! I used the $5 off for new customers coupon code. I almost went with the old 1001 model until I realized they had 1101 models and Grade 7's. Grab the Grade 7's while you can! It also came with the AC Adapter and USB cable.



#2407 Crunchewy

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Posted 05 February 2014 - 05:15 PM

Wow, great deal! I don't need another Vita, but good for those getting in on this.



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Posted 05 February 2014 - 05:34 PM

I've bought systems from Cowboom before, but I was wondering if anyone has purchased laptops from them in the past? I know people say to never buy a second hand laptop but some of them are really cheap and I was wondering if anyone had any luck with them. Sorry for the somewhat off topic post.



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Posted 05 February 2014 - 07:11 PM

Of course they're back in stock now.  I finally broke down and bought one for $109 on ebay with charger and 4gb memory card.   Pretty much flawless so I'm happy - but man I would loved to have spent my BB gift cards instead of real money ^_^



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Posted 05 February 2014 - 09:27 PM

Of course they're back in stock now.  I finally broke down and bought one for $109 on ebay with charger and 4gb memory card.   Pretty much flawless so I'm happy - but man I would loved to have spent my BB gift cards instead of real money ^_^

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Posted 06 February 2014 - 06:20 AM

Has anyone gotten a memory card with their Vita? I just ordered a grade 7 with everything, including the owner's manual, so I think there's a good chance it'll come with a 4GB card unless they always take it out.



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Posted 08 February 2014 - 09:20 PM

I'd like to see what a grade 7 Vita looks like. I've been real tempted to purchase one but I'm still holding out.



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Posted 08 February 2014 - 10:48 PM

I've bought systems from Cowboom before, but I was wondering if anyone has purchased laptops from them in the past? I know people say to never buy a second hand laptop but some of them are really cheap and I was wondering if anyone had any luck with them. Sorry for the somewhat off topic post.

I bought one of there netbooks when they ran through a cheap firesale. The only thing i was confused about was that for some reason, the touchpad was not plugged in. So i had to take it off and plug it in. But it was like new, no scratchs. I have bought a White vita for cheap as well with 5. It came like new as well. I have never had  problem with cowboom you should be ok.


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#2414 Investor9872

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Posted 09 February 2014 - 06:28 AM

They usually state it if it does come with the 4GB card.  Hopefully, you'll get one.  But it's still a good deal if you don't.  4GB is too small anyway, and you'll quickly want the 32GB or higher.

 

Has anyone gotten a memory card with their Vita? I just ordered a grade 7 with everything, including the owner's manual, so I think there's a good chance it'll come with a 4GB card unless they always take it out.


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Posted 09 February 2014 - 06:31 AM

Has anyone gotten a memory card with their Vita? I just ordered a grade 7 with everything, including the owner's manual, so I think there's a good chance it'll come with a 4GB card unless they always take it out.

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Posted 09 February 2014 - 02:43 PM

Just happened to check these this morning and there are 6 or 7 model 1101 grade 7's priced at 119! Most have accessories etc included.



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Posted 09 February 2014 - 09:08 PM

Anyone see a 3DS or 2DS for around $90 or less?


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Posted 09 February 2014 - 11:48 PM

I finally picked up a Vita after seen that the 7s have been available for the last couple of days for $119.  I wasn't planning on getting one, but I have all these awesome free games from Plus.  And there is always the PS4 two years from now when Sony releases the Slim model.  The Vita can be used for remote play then, but it's battery will probably be dead by then.  Has anyone here in the US purchased one of those 64 GB card from Japan on Ebay?  Did you gave any problems receiving the item, and was it OEM?


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Posted 10 February 2014 - 12:18 AM

two years from now when Sony releases the Slim model.  The Vita can be used for remote play then, but it's battery will probably be dead by then.  

wtf?



#2420 kaos424

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Posted 10 February 2014 - 12:51 AM

Any idea why some of the Grade 7's are 119.99 and some are 160.99?



#2421 Mikeyjl87

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Posted 10 February 2014 - 03:32 AM

I asked the same question. And what doesn't make sense either is that grade 5 and 6's that have scratches and what not are priced the same instead of a bit lower.
 

Also, if the vita is missing essential things like a charger, they really should charge less as well. Why should I pay the same as a complete console if I'm missing a charger? And theyre getting stingy with the pics. ALL their consoles should have pics so we can see what we're buying >_>

But yeah enough of my ranting, Vita DOTD prease?

 



#2422 MrGranger

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Posted 10 February 2014 - 05:34 AM

With all the great deals on Vita, where are the deals on the memory?



#2423 Mikeyjl87

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Posted 10 February 2014 - 03:51 PM

What do you know, a Grade 8 Vita but no charger! >_<



#2424 RaysGame

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Posted 10 February 2014 - 09:18 PM

I just picked up a Zelda Wii U Edition Console on the auction part with a buy it now of $111 + $6.99 Shipping :D/

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Edit: order canceled! Nooooooo :(

#2425 ArugulaZ

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Posted 10 February 2014 - 09:22 PM

Damn. And I thought the Wii U I bought at a pawn shop was a good deal!

I may have to go the Cowboom route for a Vita someday. Ebay was not a smart choice...

#2426 vince_carter

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Posted 10 February 2014 - 09:25 PM

there's a grade 8 vita for $119

 

didn't even know there was a grade 8


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Posted 10 February 2014 - 10:20 PM

I just picked up a Zelda Wii U Edition Console on the auction part with a buy it now of $111 + $6.99 Shipping :D/

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Posted 10 February 2014 - 10:58 PM

I asked the same question. And what doesn't make sense either is that grade 5 and 6's that have scratches and what not are priced the same instead of a bit lower.
 

Also, if the vita is missing essential things like a charger, they really should charge less as well. Why should I pay the same as a complete console if I'm missing a charger? And theyre getting stingy with the pics. ALL their consoles should have pics so we can see what we're buying >_>

But yeah enough of my ranting, Vita DOTD prease?

 

It doesn't make any sense. The pictures they do take often have bad lighting, so you can't tell if the device has any scratches. When I checked, most of the Vitas did not have any pictures, but I bought a grade 7 anyway because it came with everything. Most people here have said that their grade 5 or even grade 4 consoles were in "like new" condition.

With all the great deals on Vita, where are the deals on the memory?

That's what kept me away from buying a Vita for a long time. Hopefully they go on sale again. Otherwise I'll be using a 4GB for a while.



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Posted 10 February 2014 - 11:42 PM

CowBoom is just making this up as they go along.  It's used to be just grade 4 and 5.  Then all of the sudden I started seen grade 6 and 7 the last few weeks (I just bought a grade 7 one yesterda), and now I'm hearing there is a grade 8 now.  Next we will see a grade 9 and 10, with 10 being brand new without tags or something rather.

 

there's a grade 8 vita for $119

 

didn't even know there was a grade 8


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#2430 Lulgasms

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Posted 11 February 2014 - 12:32 AM

Nah grade 4 and 5 have been the lower tiers for a while now.