Nintendo Game Boy Advance SP Cobalt

Sale price $80 Regular price $100

The Game Boy Advance SP, released in February 2003, is an upgraded version of Nintendo's 32-bit Game Boy Advance sixth-generation handheld game console. The "SP" in the name stands for "Special". The SP was followed by the Nintendo DS (released in November 2004) and the Game Boy Micro (released in September 2005).

The GBA SP is slightly more than half the size of the GBA when closed and roughly the height of Nintendo's Game Boy Color when open. This model of the Game Boy can play all Game Boy cartridges including Game Boy, Game Boy Color, and Game Boy Advance carts. The clamshell (or laptop design) protects the screen from scratches and dust, reminiscent of two-screen Game & Watch units. However, the casing is made from a different material, making it more prone to scratches than previous Game Boy systems. The slot for cartridges has been moved to the bottom of the system, facing down. This makes using special cartridges, such as the Game Boy Camera and Kirby: Tilt and Tumble, more difficult. The GBA was Nintendo's first handheld system to have a built-in backlight releases outside of Japan, however there was a Japanese exclusive, the GameBoy light that also featured a backlight.

Gameplay

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Shipping

Australia

Regular Parcel Post (2-6 business days) $9.99
Express Parcel Post (1-2 business days) $14.99

International

Regular Parcel Post (5-13 business days) $29.99
Express Parcel Post (2-4 business days) $44.99

Info

This console is pre-owned. We clean, play, charge & inspect each console to make sure everything's in working order before they are sent. The majority of our pre-owned consoles are in great condition but just keep in mind there may be minor physical defects. If for any reason you are unsatisfied with your console you can return it within 30 days. 

Ordering this item you will receive the console only, charger is not inlcuded but may be purchased separately.