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Thats a real bummer. Maybe I could sell it now, but have it as a 7 day listing. Would that be good?
Should I use Buy it now?
Should I have a reserve?
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Thats a real bummer. Maybe I could sell it now, but have it as a 7 day listing. Would that be good?
Should I use Buy it now?
Should I have a reserve?
The right time to sell is whooly dependent on market forces that you cannot predict. My advice is therefore: stop worrying about this so much. Just put the thing up for auction without expecting a specific sale price. Just be happy that you made a few hundred bucks instead of worrying that you could have gotten $50 more if only you had done something differently.

So yes, sell it now on a 7 day auction. 7 days is a fair amount of time to give people. Set your reserve to the minimum price you are willing to part with your PS3 for. Just don't be ridiculous and set it at $1000. Be reasonable.

I might do a Buy It Now if I see that almost all PS3s are going for around the same price. It lets you and the buyer get what you want quicker, since everyone knows about what the price will be anyway. But if the sale prices vary a lot, you might be better off staying away from Buy It Now.
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Sell it around christmas. Like a week or two before and put a decent reserve with the ability to buy it now for like... 1200. This is IMO. Showing the reciept helps too.
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All right, I guess I will just go with the combination of beret and Vulcan's advice and sell it Dec 3rd (it will end the 10th) and have a reserve of $750, because thats what it cost with accessories, and a buy it now of $1200.
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