I'm still on my first DS...

#1Xavier_On_HighPosted 6/27/2010 7:56:00 AM
Nearly six years, it's lasted me, and it's finally starting to go slowly downhill. Sometimes, the bottom screen flickers, or lines of contrasting brightness dance across the screen, or it doesn't read the game card, or the top screen freezes white when I start a game. But it works fine for the most part.

I just hope it can hold out 'til the 3DS is released. And I hope the 3DS is as durable and entertaining as the DS was.

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#2pocchama1996Posted 6/27/2010 8:24:35 AM
lucky your first ds is lasting you til this long mine died days before the lite was released and then my lite died days before the dsi was release i seriously thought nintendo rigged them to die when they released another lol
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#3SragentThomPosted 6/27/2010 8:27:06 AM
My Ds lite in terrible condition long before it's prime.....
#4ao_bomberPosted 6/27/2010 8:42:17 AM
Mine's speakers hasn't worked in five years. =\

Still haven't bothered to get it repaired.
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#5occonoPosted 6/27/2010 8:46:35 AM
My DS Phat is still working fine :)
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#6NamekianClownPosted 6/27/2010 9:25:12 AM
My launch Phat is still working perfectly, and is the only DS I've ever had.

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#7Hide_The_ButterPosted 6/27/2010 9:26:49 AM
My Lite still works well, it's dirty but work perfectly.
#8jmeyer2039Posted 6/27/2010 9:30:35 AM
My pet peeves include ill-maintained eletronics and bad parking.
#9bananakiller12Posted 6/27/2010 9:38:31 AM
i sold mine to gamestop... big mistake. worked fine too. :P
#10Board_hunter567Posted 6/27/2010 10:00:59 AM
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