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some dude was selling stolen 3DS at my work place yesterday for $250 2x 3DS. I grabbed both smile.gif
Edited by Liselotte - 7/29/11 at 4:20am
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some dude is selling stolen 3DS at my work place yesterday for $250 2x 3DS. I grabbed both
I'll bet you're proud eh?
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I'll bet you're proud eh?
yeah but im not keeping it, im giving it to my family in Vietnam.
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yeah but im not keeping it, im giving it to my family in Vietnam.
Can I has one ? Me iz in Hanoi

And I thought the 3DS was gonna be the next revolution ?

-Luxio
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I played with an HTC EVO 3D yesterday (I opened a new line on sprint) I could have bought it and gave my phone to the person getting my new line.. but after playing with the EVO 3D I wouldnt pay 50$ for that phone let alone the 200$ they are asking WITH 2 year contract.. we just got another regular EVO for free instead.

I now have 4 HTC EVO's on my sprint account, and we all love them.

If the 3D tech which is in EVO3D is the same as Nintindo 3DS.. its really crappy.. really, I wouldnt use that crap for one minute. after 20 seconds I was like, wow so wheres the 3D feel to it.. hmm gimmick GIMMICK. The theater 3D technology is much more palatable, but requires glasses.
Edited by Killam0n - 7/29/11 at 6:10am
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Hello, loss leader.
I have not checked the production/distribution costs of these little guys, but Nintendo has a track record of selling hardware at a profit

At this price, I think I can justify picking one up for the GF for her birthday.
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some dude was selling stolen 3DS at my work place yesterday for $250 2x 3DS. I grabbed both
Good for you, buying stolen goods is illegal. You're encouraging theft by buying them.
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I played with an HTC EVO 3D yesterday (I opened a new line on sprint) I could have bought it and gave my phone to the person getting my new line.. but after playing with the EVO 3D I wouldnt pay 50$ for that phone let alone the 200$ they are asking WITH 2 year contract.. we just got another regular EVO for free instead.

I now have 4 HTC EVO's on my sprint account, and we all love them.

If the 3D tech which is in EVO3D is the same as Nintindo 3DS.. its really crappy.. really, I wouldnt use that crap for one minute. after 20 seconds I was like, wow so wheres the 3D feel to it.. hmm gimmick GIMMICK. The theater 3D technology is much more palatable, but requires glasses.
I have an Evo 3D and a 3DS and I must say the tech really depends on the person looking at it. The screen is designed for viewing at a certain distance and frankly, with your eyes being a certain distance apart. It works fine for me and probably 60-80% of the general population but if you don't happen to be one of those people, and can't seem to adjust the screen to fit your field of vision then it won't be something you can use. I watch 3d movies on the Evo and havent had any problems with the image quality at all. My girlfriend is the same way but I have friends who can't take it. That just life.
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