Does R4 take longer to load than a normal DS game?

Discussion in 'R4 DS' started by OGTiago, Feb 26, 2009.

  1. OGTiago
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    OGTiago GBAtemp Regular

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    I know it's probably not noticeable in normal games, which just loads a room separately, but what about games like GTA CW? Where it's constantly loading would it be affected by the R4? i.e. loading not as fast as a normal cart?

    Also, my Contra 32mb takes a while to load up on the R4 menu, whereas other 128mb games load quickly, what's the reason for this?
     
  2. sweenish

    sweenish GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    as long as you a have a fast microSD, you should be fine
     
  3. da_head

    da_head A dying dream..

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    once the gaming is running, loading times between a flashkart and an actual game are almost identical, as long as u don't have a no name microsd card.
     
  4. OGTiago
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    Alright, thanks.

    It should be fine then. [​IMG]
     
  5. OGTiago
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    I was playing Mario Kart and noticed the game would sometimes lag (mostly with explosions) compared to using the normal game cartridge.
     
  6. twiztidsinz

    twiztidsinz Taiju Yamada Fan

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    Do you have a clone by chance?
    My real R4 doesn't have any issues with loading up or playing games.
    Was actually playing Mario Kart online not too long ago.
     
  7. Cecilia24952

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    my R4 is faster than normal ds card [​IMG]
     
  8. MyauChanDesu

    MyauChanDesu Kamineko is GOD.

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    I second that! [​IMG]
     
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