Complete newbie, please help me pick a card !

Discussion in 'NDS - Flashcarts and Accessories' started by Matalien, Mar 19, 2010.

  1. Matalien

    Matalien Newbie

    Mar 19, 2010
    Okay, I've read lots of threads/faqs/guides/reviews and I still can't decide which card I should buy. Plus it looks like some info is 2 years old, some isn't, so it's hard to get a clear picture of what options I have. [​IMG]
    Here are the features I want to have on my card:

    - 100%ds roms compatibility (of course [​IMG] )
    - homebrew compatibility (I've heard there's Lode runner !!!)
    - Real time save
    - multimedia (movies !)
    - possibility to play GBA games (only possible by adding a slot 2 card if I understood correctly ?).

    Would be nice to have :

    -slow motion
    -sleep support (I haven't seen it anywhere... might be a silly question but is it supported ? I tend to use it a lot on my DS)
    -cheap would be great but I don't think i'll have that [​IMG]

    So I was thinking about getting a CycloDS, and then, someday, some expansion pack for GBA games (by the way, which one ? ). But I'm not sure I have the most up to date info about what's available now...
    Thanks for the help !
  2. Porobu

    Porobu Gbatemps Shiny Latias

    Sep 12, 2009
    M3 ds real perfect bundle
  3. twiztidsinz

    twiztidsinz Taiju Yamada Fan

    Dec 23, 2008
    United States
    For the about same price you can get an M3i Zero + EZ Flash 3-in-1 at many places.
  4. House Spider

    House Spider In the GBAtemp attic.

    Apr 25, 2009
    Yes but the Perfect bundle has GBA Cheats and GBA RTS where as M3i Zero + Ez 3in1 doesn't. The M3i has everything there but it's Homebrew is not the best, its good though. I find the Supercard to have better homebrew support and more stable RTS & Slow motion. It can also play the new Pokemon. Although I haven't personally tested this as I don't like Pokemon.

    I would recommend Supercard DSONEi.
  5. Dark^'^Knigh

    Dark^'^Knigh GBAtemp Maniac

    Apr 25, 2007
    Not sure why anyone would recommend mix-match combo [​IMG] Without question, if one was to buy an M3Real/iZero and wanted a Slot-2 'companion', then the M3 GBA Expansion is the smart choice....more advantages over 3in1 - RTC feature, for one (Pokemon).

    I disagree on Supercard though = crap gui will never win me over.
  6. DarkCrudus

    DarkCrudus The Ghost

    Apr 15, 2007
    United States
    acekard2 with AKAIO along with an ezflash 3in1 works with everythin and gba games, updates often
  7. House Spider

    House Spider In the GBAtemp attic.

    Apr 25, 2009
    I like the new EOS which is I why I generally recommend Supercard.
  8. DeltaBurnt

    DeltaBurnt I'm bored

    Feb 21, 2009
    United States
    Where intellect matters
    That doesn't do RTS, or Slow Motion.