CIA install speeds

Discussion in '3DS - Homebrew Development and Emulators' started by kofman13, May 10, 2016.

  1. kofman13
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    kofman13 GBAtemp Regular

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    Hey all, setup a9LH a few days ago and i am noticing my speeds for installing CIA games is pretty slow about 2-3mb per sec progress speed. is this normal? Its a super fast PNY turbo speed 70mb/s class 10 micro sd card
     
  2. Rockhoundhigh

    Rockhoundhigh Man with a mission

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    Yeah, it's normal seems to be a problem inherent to .cia installation.
     
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    kofman13 GBAtemp Regular

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    thanks, was just curious. not a big deal. i can wait 10-20 minutes to install a huge game ill play for hours
     
  4. Jao Chu

    Jao Chu GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

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    CIA installations comes in two speeds.

    Slow and slower.

    I heard copying .3ds format games to an SD and pressing select is considerably faster, but I'm not sure.