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Just got back from Walmart. They advertised 10 units and it turns out they only received 4 so they rainchecked the remaining 6. Get this...they don't know when they'll get those other 6 in. I saved myself several hours of waiting and left since there were 5 people already waiting 2 days ago.

PS3 = big money on eBay
Raincheck = hours of wasted time for a future unknown promise

Oh well Woot-off for me for the rest of the night.
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That blows... hey, if u don't mind getting a 360 instead of a PS3, check out the poll on the right (i believe...) on www.amazon.com
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I thought Ebay said they were not going to allow PS3's to be sold over Ebay. I could be wrong though.
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I thought Ebay said they were not going to allow PS3's to be sold over Ebay. I could be wrong though.
You have to meet a certain criteria in order to post an auction for a PS3. Meaning you actually have to show proof you're getting one or have one
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I thought Ebay said they were not going to allow PS3's to be sold over Ebay. I could be wrong though.
5-7 pages of PS3's on ebay right now. Going for $2k +

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That blows... hey, if u don't mind getting a 360 instead of a PS3, check out the poll on the right (i believe...) on www.amazon.com
I bought the 360 this past spring. I actually bought it this time last yr after waiting for a couple of hours in line and then sold it on eBay. I made enough profit to pay for 80% of my 360 in the spring time when the demand wasn't so heavy.
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I think ebay allows the selling of ps3's. There are just very strict guidlines that must be followed.
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A ps3 went for 15 grand before

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They seem to going for 2000-3000 bucks.
    
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You have to meet a certain criteria in order to post an auction for a PS3. Meaning you actually have to show proof you're getting one or have one
Make sense. Probably a lot of Paypal claims filed when people got ripped on the 360 last year.

List 5 PS3's and walk away with almost $10k, very easy to rip people off on such a hot high ticket item.
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I just saw one sell for $6000.00 .....
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A ps3 went for 15 grand before

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They seem to going for 2000-3000 bucks.
The seller wasn't able to get a PS3. Auction thwarted..

Poor guy, 15 thou down the drain.
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