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32GB Playstation Vita Memory Card $72 on Amazon


#1 uniracer45   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   28 Posts   Joined 11.3 Years Ago  

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Posted 30 August 2012 - 01:51 AM

Anyone still looking for a 32GB Vita card under $80? Found for $71.99 on Amazon as I type this.

http://www.amazon.co...words=32gb vita

#2 Perromalvado   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   75 Posts   Joined 6.7 Years Ago  

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Posted 30 August 2012 - 02:25 AM

I am getting 1, I'm tired of having too erase and copy/re download all my digital psp games.............and with the new vita update I have tons of psone RPGs that I don't want too be making room for. Thanks op.

#3 Perromalvado   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   75 Posts   Joined 6.7 Years Ago  

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Posted 30 August 2012 - 03:10 AM

Got it, thanks again op. 72 ain't cheap but the convinience of having not too swap games on a 4 gb makes me happy. Now I'll be able too fit all my digital RPGs ff7, ff8(buggy), ff9, legend dragoon etc good games.

#4 jay_remedy   Mila Kunis > Banned   6791 Posts   Joined 6.8 Years Ago  

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Posted 30 August 2012 - 08:12 PM

Ugh, just bought one of these for $81 (price matched at Fry's) a few days ago.


When you price match at Fry's, you still have to pay tax on it, right?

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#5 Psykodelik   Piw Piw Masta! CAGiversary!   1149 Posts   Joined 9.7 Years Ago  

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Posted 30 August 2012 - 11:13 PM

When you price match at Fry's, you still have to pay tax on it, right?



That AND shipping cost too.
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#6 jay_remedy   Mila Kunis > Banned   6791 Posts   Joined 6.8 Years Ago  

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Posted 30 August 2012 - 11:14 PM

What the Fuck happened to all the posts in this thread?

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#7 RawrrSlayer   Rawrr! CAGiversary!   554 Posts   Joined 6.6 Years Ago  

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Posted 30 August 2012 - 11:59 PM

Darn, right when I'm poor...
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#8 kouleefoh   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   3269 Posts   Joined 4.3 Years Ago  

Posted 31 August 2012 - 12:25 AM

What the Fuck happened to all the posts in this thread?

I'm wondering the same thing.

#9 TrumpetDan   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   592 Posts   Joined 3.9 Years Ago  

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Posted 01 September 2012 - 04:44 PM

Going to see if my local BB will price match this deal for me today!

#10 Llamaw00d   Don't Panic! CAGiversary!   240 Posts   Joined 6.7 Years Ago  

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Posted 01 September 2012 - 06:35 PM

They don't currently have any in stock, but keep an eye out at webuy.com . They sell them for $50. There is a possibility that you will receive a used one, but they shipped me one brand new in the packaging. Right now they have 16 GB cards for $25 (plus shipping $12.99 for me).

If you can't wait, Amazon's $72 is still alot better than MSRP.

#11 Ginger Junk   Loser CAGiversary!   584 Posts   Joined 4.1 Years Ago  

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Posted 01 September 2012 - 07:22 PM

Is this a good price? I am buying a Vita and don't know how much they go for on other sites like eBay, etc.

Also, is 32GB really necessary or is it a waste of money?

#12 thedolphinsrule   It's Morphin Time!!! CAGiversary!   3129 Posts   Joined 9.4 Years Ago  

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Posted 01 September 2012 - 07:26 PM

Is this a good price? I am buying a Vita and don't know how much they go for on other sites like eBay, etc.

Also, is 32GB really necessary or is it a waste of money?


Its necessary if you own a lot of PSP or PS1 titles or plan to buy Vita games digitally.

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#13 Llamaw00d   Don't Panic! CAGiversary!   240 Posts   Joined 6.7 Years Ago  

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Posted 01 September 2012 - 07:35 PM

Determining if 32 GB is necessary depends on what you plan on doing. If you just want to buy physical games primarily (with a few PSN games), then a 4GB or 8GB would be sufficient. If you plan to be digital heavy, then yes it would be wise to get a 32.

I went with the 32 even though I had an 8. Besides the PSN Vita games I bought, I put a couple PSP games and then movies on it. Now that PS One classics are available I have nearly filled up the 32.

#14 ThatOneGuyWho   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   4097 Posts   Joined 7.6 Years Ago  

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Posted 01 September 2012 - 07:44 PM

Determining if 32 GB is necessary depends on what you plan on doing. If you just want to buy physical games primarily (with a few PSN games), then a 4GB or 8GB would be sufficient. If you plan to be digital heavy, then yes it would be wise to get a 32.

I went with the 32 even though I had an 8. Besides the PSN Vita games I bought, I put a couple PSP games and then movies on it. Now that PS One classics are available I have nearly filled up the 32.


I said the same thing and 8GB was still not enough. I still downloaded demos and put music and videos on my Vita. If you're smart than you'd get a 16GB or 32GB regardless of what you think you'll be doing with it. Data adds up fast for the Vita. But if you're really smart, you'd wait until the 32GB is $50 (by the end of the year) and get that instead. Not worth it at $72 imo.

#15 ThatOneGuyWho   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   4097 Posts   Joined 7.6 Years Ago  

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Posted 01 September 2012 - 07:46 PM

Going to see if my local BB will price match this deal for me today!


They won't. BestBuy does not price match internet deals (the last time I checked). It's best to go to Frys.

#16 bgame2   Pure Cag Smoothness CAGiversary!   3094 Posts   Joined 8.1 Years Ago  

Posted 01 September 2012 - 07:55 PM

Do we need to rebuy ps one games?

#17 ProAnon   Metal Gear- CAGiversary!   547 Posts   Joined 4.1 Years Ago  

Posted 01 September 2012 - 07:58 PM

Do we need to rebuy ps one games?


No.

#18 TrumpetDan   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   592 Posts   Joined 3.9 Years Ago  

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Posted 01 September 2012 - 08:15 PM

They won't. BestBuy does not price match internet deals (the last time I checked). It's best to go to Frys.


Bummer. I was going to see about price-matching and using my $50 gift card towards it (from the Madden Vita bundle purchase). I suppose I could use the BB gift card towards an Amazon card, and just buy it on Amazon.

#19 toper   "ggggbabybabybaby" CAGiversary!   862 Posts   Joined 11.9 Years Ago  

Posted 01 September 2012 - 08:55 PM

great price on pretty much a necessary purchase (unfortunately) for vita owners.

#20 thedolphinsrule   It's Morphin Time!!! CAGiversary!   3129 Posts   Joined 9.4 Years Ago  

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Posted 01 September 2012 - 09:23 PM

They won't. BestBuy does not price match internet deals (the last time I checked). It's best to go to Frys.


BB does Price Match Amazon. Its just up to the manager to decide. My local BB always does as long as its shipping directly from Amazon. I got my 32GB card from BB and got it for the $72 price.

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#21 ThatOneGuyWho   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   4097 Posts   Joined 7.6 Years Ago  

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Posted 01 September 2012 - 11:37 PM

BB does Price Match Amazon. Its just up to the manager to decide. My local BB always does as long as its shipping directly from Amazon. I got my 32GB card from BB and got it for the $72 price.


Actually it is against policy for them to price match online products including Amazon. You're just lucky.

From http://www.bestbuy.c...cat204400050011
"Does Best Buy match the prices of Internet retailers? No. Best Buy does not match the prices of Internet-only retailers or the website prices of our local retail competitors' stores."

#22 TrumpetDan   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   592 Posts   Joined 3.9 Years Ago  

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Posted 02 September 2012 - 12:08 AM

Price match sort-of successful. Manager wouldn't match $72.00 price, but would drop their $99.99 price down to $79.99. With my $50.00 gift card I took the deal. Not too shabby.

#23 honzoh   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   348 Posts   Joined 8.0 Years Ago  

Posted 02 September 2012 - 12:58 AM

Actually it is against policy for them to price match online products including Amazon. You're just lucky.

From http://www.bestbuy.c...cat204400050011
"Does Best Buy match the prices of Internet retailers? No. Best Buy does not match the prices of Internet-only retailers or the website prices of our local retail competitors' stores."


Not true, they changed their policy last month. They WILL PM Amazon, but it IS manager's discretion. I've done it, talked to the employees about it, who confirmed that the company is finally PM'ing online. Fry's kinda pushed them into a corner, imo.

#24 honzoh   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   348 Posts   Joined 8.0 Years Ago  

Posted 02 September 2012 - 12:59 AM

Price match sort-of successful. Manager wouldn't match $72.00 price, but would drop their $99.99 price down to $79.99. With my $50.00 gift card I took the deal. Not too shabby.


That's cool that they agreed to help out. They'll PM Amazon, but as you found out it is Manager Discretion on it, so at least they came down some. Do you have a Fry's in your area? I assume BB's located in same cities as Fry's will match without much hesitation, as you'll just go to Fry's if they don't..

#25 iNCREDiPiNOY   This guy is awesome! CAGiversary!   9020 Posts   Joined 8.0 Years Ago  

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Posted 02 September 2012 - 01:08 AM

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#26 TrumpetDan   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   592 Posts   Joined 3.9 Years Ago  

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Posted 02 September 2012 - 01:57 AM

That's cool that they agreed to help out. They'll PM Amazon, but as you found out it is Manager Discretion on it, so at least they came down some. Do you have a Fry's in your area? I assume BB's located in same cities as Fry's will match without much hesitation, as you'll just go to Fry's if they don't..


Yeah, I was definitely appreciative that he helped me out. I haven't ever had an issue matching Fry's prices, but I've never tried matching their site, only their physical ads.

#27 Tygamr   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   249 Posts   Joined 3.7 Years Ago  

Posted 03 September 2012 - 04:16 AM

Deal is dead. Price went back up to $81.58. Was about to buy one too- oh well. I guess that's what I get for not making up my mind. Hopefully it goes lower... I really need more memory.

#28 qwikshake   Deal Hunter CAGiversary!   184 Posts   Joined 8.4 Years Ago  

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Posted 03 September 2012 - 11:30 PM

First-time Vita owner here, just bought today from Frys, I'm looking to actually use the Vita, and from what I see, almost EVERYTHING requires this proprietary memory card. :(
I missed out on the $72, so I just picked up a used one for $69. (Amazon used section)
Slightly off-topic: what's the deal with used ones? You just need to format it before you use it, and it's yours, good as new, right?