Best flash card?

Discussion in 'NDS - Flashcarts and Accessories' started by BiscuitCookie, Apr 5, 2008.

  1. BiscuitCookie

    BiscuitCookie GBAtemp Fan

    Feb 8, 2008
    Netherlands, Gelderland
    I am asking this cause my brother wishes to buy also a flashcard.
    I could say R4 since I own one, but there is some badtalk about this card in the R4 section, so this made me unsure.
    So I am asking wich one would be best when considiring these things.

    Purely used for gaming
    Plays homebrew
    Plays nearly without errors

    don't care about (so don't mention)
    save states
    all other shit and gizmo's
  2. Xeronage

    Xeronage GBAtemp Advanced Fan

    Aug 6, 2006
    If all you care about is pure compatibility, I'd go for either an R4+3in1 or an M3Real. The latter one has better compatibility and comes with a GBA Expansion pack if you don't want to buy a 3in1.
  3. noONE

    noONE ~~~~~~~~~~~~

    May 24, 2007
    Linköping/Norrköping, Sweden.
    Well for what you want , "Acekard R.P.G" may be a little bit of a overkill (it's awesome tho, best card IMO) hmm.. so is cycloDS.
    i would recommend the Acekard 2, which has about the same stuff as Acekard RPG, but without the internal memory and some other stuff, but for a very cheap price.
    If you want a basic solution, which handles the most important stuff without a problem, the DSTT is a cheap solution, where you get a expansion pack for GBA/RAM and if you want to add, a extra rumble pack.
  4. 11gardir

    11gardir GBAtemp Regular

    Feb 2, 2008
    The M3 Real is a bit dodgy with homebrew, though; the auto-patching seems to be a bit buggy and Warcraft TD has to be booted from DSorganize (something about the way the M3 allocates ram) - for example. Most things work for DSOrganize though, if they don't work straight from the M3.
  5. walkearth

    walkearth Member

    Jan 25, 2008
    Sofia, Bulgaria
    And what about the M3 Simply? Cuz I'm planning on getting one [​IMG]
  6. Ferrariman

    Ferrariman Hip-Flop and cRap

    Dec 9, 2007
    M3 Simply/ R4DS are outdated these days, but if you don't need SHDC, it may be good.
    Beware, the price is usually higher than other/better cards.

    I would get a Acekard 2 or DSTT, though.
  7. cjdogger

    cjdogger Member

    Mar 24, 2008
    R4DS is probably the best because you can upgrade the kernel,system,background and cheat.dats easy,
    just drag and drop, never let me down, reliable, can use most micro sd's and is absolutely the easiest to use.
  8. Fat D

    Fat D GBAtemp Maniac

    Nov 18, 2006
    I consider the CycloDS Evolution the best one, but if you need an affordable, reliable, compatible, fast and easy-to-use no-frills device, the R4/M3 Simply is still good, though lacking the latest developments due to the rigid ASIC-based core.
  9. Bob Evil

    Bob Evil The Department of Home-Made Insecurity

    Sep 27, 2006
    Out of the corner of your eye
    I have many carts ... thank f00k I don't pay for 'em lol ... and my fave at the moment is the CycloDS.
  10. podunk1269

    podunk1269 GBAtemp Fan

    Aug 26, 2007
    United States
    West ByGod , USA
    Again i have had my hands on quite a bit of them and I have to go with the cyclos