Best flashing hardware for a fat DS

Discussion in 'NDS - Flashcarts and Accessories' started by FullgoreEXE, Mar 10, 2007.

Mar 10, 2007
  1. FullgoreEXE
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    Well, I'm wanting to get a flash cart for the DS (I have a EZFA 256mb for the GBA), and it's time I get something for my DS.. However, as much as I look, I keep finding things for DS Lite. Does anyone know what the best choices are for the old brick DS? Thanks a bunch.
     
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    I would go with an R4. They're great. Read my review here

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    Ditto.
    I got a few slot 1 linkers. Both R4DS or M3 simply (same stuff different brand) work nicely (and are cheap).
    Don't forget to get yourself a good ol' made in japan micro sd and you're set.
     
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    I don't really understand... You need a R4 + something to go into the GBA slot? Or do you only need the R4?

    EDIT: Like, can I start flashing games onto my R4 after buying an R4, or would I need some other stuff? Because in your video review, you mention some supercard thing in your GBA slot so... It'd suck having to dish out some more money.

    Also, something I forgot to ask... Do flashed games (on the R4) work fine online?
     
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    By flashed games you mean just games running on the R4 right?
    Yes they should all work online.
     
  6. FullgoreEXE
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    Yeah, like... Do I need anything in the GBA slot? Or can I just flash something to the R4, pop it into my DS, and start playing the game that I just flashed onto the R4?
     
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    nothing in the GBA slot.
     
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    I think you're a bit messed up with the "flashing" concept. You don't need to flash anything. It's drag and drop onto the card.
     
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    Yeah, sorry.. I'm used to my EZFA for GBA.
     

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