Used X Box a good idea?

kevhed72kevhed72 Posts: 3,787
We have three kids of gaming age and each weekend is a Battle Royale over the X Box and who gets to play Battle Royale, even though my 13 yr old just corrected me this is a " gaming genre". a 2nd, used X Box a bad idea? Please dont get too techical....but is used gaming gear reliable? Thanks....


  • EndersShadowEndersShadow Posts: 16,937
    If you buy from a decent source then yes. GameStop, eBay, somewhere w protection if it breaks super quick.
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  • VR3VR3 Posts: 23,577
    Xbox 360 or one?

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  • codycatalistcodycatalist Posts: 2,578
    Like @EndersShadow stated, I wouldn't worry much if you bought it from a retailer used.

    Like all things the private market has it's risks and also it's good deals.
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  • DSkipDSkip Posts: 16,303
    Wait for a good sale and you can usually pick up a brand new one with extras for the same price it'd cost you with a used one. Gamestop usually has an Xbox with games and sometimes will throw in a second free game and a deal or two on additional controllers.
  • Yeah, sometimes used gaming gear can be reliable if you know what you are buying.
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