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3DS XL $159.99 @ Best Buy (Dec 9-15)


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#1 Back4more

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 01:15 AM

Found next weeks flyer at BB today. the blue/black, red/black, and pink/white 3DS XL's will be on sale for $159.99 Dec 9th thru 15th. I tried to get the price matched today but the salesperson wouldnt go for it. so I paid the $200 and I'll go back and get the price match sunday.
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#2 M3wThr33

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 01:26 AM

I'd rather pay the $160, have a choice of colors and have a real copy of Mario Kart 7 than be the downloadable bundle it comes with. So this works out.

#3 TaylorM06

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 01:29 AM

Nice!!! Time to try to sell my 3DS this week. I've been looking to upgrade to the XL.

#4 TaylorM06

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 01:30 AM

Is the XL with Mario Kart 7 included in this deal?

#5 Dormin

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 01:30 AM

XL is VERY tempting at 160. Can get that plus paper mario

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#6 Back4more

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 01:33 AM

Is the XL with Mario Kart 7 included in this deal?


no, sorry
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#7 TommyLove

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 01:35 AM

This is such a great deal, but must resist....I still have to beat my ambassador games and I'll never let my Zelda 3DS go.
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#8 TaylorM06

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 01:37 AM

no, sorry


Boo! Oh well, I have MK7 already, so I'll just wait until next week to get the XL for $160 instead of spending the $200 and getting a $20 gift card.

#9 tonyv4

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 01:37 AM

Tempting. Did you take a peek at any other deals?

#10 LD_Helix

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 01:38 AM

This is such a great deal, but must resist....I still have to beat my ambassador games and I'll never let my Zelda 3DS go.

Yeah I know, wish there was a way to transfer those games....

Is there a way to transfer those games? Definitely hit this deal if there was.

#11 Outlaw1986

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 01:40 AM

Can u trade ur regular 3ds into bet buy? If u can anybody know how much u get for it?

#12 TheHelix

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 01:40 AM

If only I didn't buy an XL with my GS credit, I would've jumped on this.

#13 Dormin

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 01:44 AM

Can u trade ur regular 3ds into bet buy? If u can anybody know how much u get for it?


http://www.bestbuytr...system-consoles

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#14 marineal

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 01:44 AM

Dragon's Dogma for $29.99

#15 anotherpoorgamer

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 01:47 AM

To save just $15 more, it might be worth it for me to return my Target red 3DS XL now that I got for $175.

At that price, I'll take the digital Mario Kart 7 bundle.

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 01:51 AM

For what it's worth I definitely like my XL a lot more then the regular 3DS. Very happy I traded back when Gamestop raised TIV on 3DS.

#17 UndyingForce

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 01:51 AM

Very tempting at this price. I want to upgrade but hate these lame colors. I would love an all white version like my old pal DS lite.
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#18 TaylorM06

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 01:55 AM

For what it's worth I definitely like my XL a lot more then the regular 3DS. Very happy I traded back when Gamestop raised TIV on 3DS.


I don't play my 3DS much, the screen is too small for me. Gives me a headache pretty quickly. I'm hoping the XL upgrade will fix that so I can finally play Kingdom Hearts!
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#19 Npat12

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 01:56 AM

I bought my 3DS XL on 11/14/12 for 179.99 at Best Buy. Will I be able to take my Receipt in and get a price adjustment. Or is that to long of time to lapse and they won't honor that. Either Way I can take this one back and rebuy at $159.99

#20 CrossFireXT17

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 01:56 AM

Frriiicckkkk... I'm really tempted to get this deal... I feel like $160 is the cheapest it's going to be for a while... but decisions, decisions.

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#21 Vigilante

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 01:59 AM

I bought my 3DS XL on 11/14/12 for 179.99 at Best Buy. Will I be able to take my Receipt in and get a price adjustment. Or is that to long of time to lapse and they won't honor that. Either Way I can take this one back and rebuy at $159.99

That falls under the Holiday Price Match Guarantee, so you can definitely go to the store once this sale starts and get that $20+tax back.

This is a really, really tempting deal--I plan to upgrade to an XL, but I'm unsure if I should wait for better color options. I have plenty of BBY credit, so paying isn't an issue...but dang, I don't really see it being this price again until a price drop happens next year...maybe.

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#22 whoknows

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 02:00 AM

http://www.bestbuytr...system-consoles


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#23 mtxbass1

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 02:02 AM

Would best buy do any sort of refund situation in my case? I got them to price match target a few weeks back for $175...



#24 cabiliss

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 02:03 AM

I was so close to buying the $199 XL bundle. I can easily wait one more week to pick this one up instead.

#25 TaylorM06

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 02:03 AM

I might buy it tomorrow...X2 reward points, then I can PM it next week :)
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#26 agentos

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 02:02 AM

I bought my 3DS XL on 11/14/12 for 179.99 at Best Buy. Will I be able to take my Receipt in and get a price adjustment. Or is that to long of time to lapse and they won't honor that. Either Way I can take this one back and rebuy at $159.99


I have the same question

#27 Sgt Barone

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 02:03 AM

Nice deal on the 3DS XL!

Here's to a great year of gaming in 2014   :beer:


#28 247

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 02:04 AM

Not sure if I should buy or wait for a limited edition bundle.

#29 Vigilante

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 02:06 AM

I have the same question

I have the same answer:

That falls under the Holiday Price Match Guarantee, so you can definitely go to the store once this sale starts and get that $20+tax back.


EDIT:

Dragon's Dogma for $29.99

Is that wishful thinking?

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#30 Dranakin

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 02:13 AM

Nice!!! Time to try to sell my 3DS this week. I've been looking to upgrade to the XL.


Yeah, I've had a 3DS at launch, but the XL is appealing for some reason. Of course, it's not something I need...