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Selling a like-new TI-84+CSE
« on: March 14, 2016, 04:11:28 am »
Hello,
I won a TI-84+CSE a couple (?) years ago in an Omnimaga contest. I was thrilled, it was the only thing I've ever won, and am still very happy about it.
However,  while I realize it can be taboo to sell a contest prize like that, I do not use it much anymore, I'm very busy with looking for a job, interviews, study, etc, and not really in the calculator scene anymore, and also, there may be someone here who wants a CSE. I would rather someone have it who will use and enjoy it than to have it sit here continuing to age.
I kept all the original packaging and kept it in very good condition, so it's like new (but with a crapton of games on it because games  O.O). It's worth roughly $90 + shipping on ebay, but I would sell it for $70 + shipping to someone here.

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Re: Selling a like-new TI-84+CSE
« Reply #1 on: March 14, 2016, 04:26:43 am »
I guess it's fine, considering how long you had the prize for and had it been an older Omni contest it would have been a money prize anyway. But it would definitively be cool if someone from the community managed to buy it. :P

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Re: Selling a like-new TI-84+CSE
« Reply #2 on: March 14, 2016, 04:43:32 am »
I wish I were allowed to spend my own money! I'd definitely buy that-I can't wait forever for DCE9!
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Re: Selling a like-new TI-84+CSE
« Reply #3 on: March 14, 2016, 04:46:59 am »
Well, personally, if you don't mind waiting a bit for DCE9, then I would suggest against buying it, because when DCE9 comes out, the CSE will pretty much just be a slow version of the CE with only 21.7 KB of RAM instead of 150. If you absolutely want to play the CSE-only games available, then it might be worth it I guess.
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Re: Selling a like-new TI-84+CSE
« Reply #4 on: March 14, 2016, 05:47:59 am »
I'd better wait, because my science teacher already made sure my parents wouldn't consider returning it, and if I told them this existed for this price, I'd lose my CE.
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Re: Selling a like-new TI-84+CSE
« Reply #5 on: March 14, 2016, 05:56:17 am »
Oh ok, then it might be better to wait then. I doubt your parents would let you own two calculators anyway.
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Re: Selling a like-new TI-84+CSE
« Reply #6 on: March 21, 2016, 01:53:47 pm »
Is this still for sale? Now that I don't own a calculator, maybe I could buy it behind their backs!  >:D
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Re: Selling a like-new TI-84+CSE
« Reply #7 on: March 23, 2016, 03:08:39 am »
Bad idea @Dudeman313 . What if your parents put even more restrictions on you if you break their rules?
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Re: Selling a like-new TI-84+CSE
« Reply #8 on: March 23, 2016, 09:52:17 am »
Yeah.
Beginning of 2015 was also not a good idea.
I was impulsive and starting to get jealous of all the people in this new place, and so I used my dad's credit card to buy myself an iPod.
It did not go well...
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