Best SDHC bang for the buck with the Wii?

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  1. daroga
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    Hey all,

    Now that SDHC is available on the Wii, just wondering if anyone had recommendations for which card(s) to be looking into. I've been unclear if there's a speed bottleneck on the Wii itself making certain higher-speed cards a waste of extra cash, or if it's just the faster the better on the system

    Thanks!
     
  2. cyclogenisis

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    lol u got 4.0 with homebrew?
     
  3. wchill

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    Umm... Do you already have a DS flashcard that's compatible with SDHC?
    If you don't mind swapping back and forth the cards, then just get a 16GB Class 6 on Newegg or whatever (microSD with an SD adapter, of course).
     
  4. Bladexdsl

    Bladexdsl ZOMG my posts...it's over 9000!!!

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    just get a standard 16gb sdhc. don't bother with the sandisk speed II plus crap their only for video cams. just a standard sdhc nothing else. i picked up a kingston 16gb sdhc on ebay for $32
     
  5. DSGamer64

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    Seen a 16 GB A-DATA SDHC card on Newegg.ca for 35.99, I thought about getting a 32GB card but I figure since it's more then buying two 16GB cards, I am going to get a single A-DATA as 16GB's will hold loads of Rock Band songs and whatnot.
     
  6. wchill

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    Wii games don't support SDHC. Only the Wii System Menu does.
     
  7. dinofan01

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    It wont load any rock band songs. SDHC only works for the main menu for now. Rock band was made with only SD in mind.
     
  8. DSGamer64

    DSGamer64 Canadian, Eh?

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    So why can I load all my Guitar Hero World Tour songs directly off a standard slow SD card? That makes no fricking sense if I can't load Rock Band DLC off a memory card yet it is possible with Guitar Hero.
     
  9. DSGamer64

    DSGamer64 Canadian, Eh?

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    So why can I load all my Guitar Hero World Tour songs directly off a standard slow SD card? That makes no fricking sense if I can't load Rock Band DLC off a memory card yet it is possible with Guitar Hero.
     
  10. DSGamer64

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    So why can I load all my Guitar Hero World Tour songs directly off a standard slow SD card? That makes no fricking sense if I can't load Rock Band DLC off a memory card yet it is possible with Guitar Hero.
     
  11. dinofan01

    dinofan01 Misses the old days...

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    Do you know what the difference is between SD and SDHC? There is a difference. Google it.
     
  12. EnigmaXtreme

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    My honest opinion a 4GB SD card would be fine considering thats 7 times the space of the Wii's internal storage it can store a lot, i got my 4 GB card for like 14 bucks at Officeworks, as for 32 GB their like 100 dollars and are rare were I live
     
  13. Domon Kasshu

    Domon Kasshu Newbie

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    I just updated with Wan's 4.0 updater as well as installing the patched ios60. I would like to invest in a bigger memory card too. Would I be able to buy an sdhc card to copy and play my vc/ww games, play them thru the new feature as well as use homebrew via HBC ? I wanna be able to use my emus especially SDL Mame, Snes9x 004 build (more compatable with certain games), and wii dvd dumper. Thanks. [​IMG]
     
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    how big is the difference between class 2, 4 and 6? and does the wii have a limit qua speed?
     
  17. DSGamer64

    DSGamer64 Canadian, Eh?

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    So basically Rock Band 2 does not have SDHC support, which is really stupid to be honest. I guess it's not possible to patch the game or something to give it support, or at least re-release it with the update in mind.