EZF V 3in1 expansion pack VS M3 lite

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  1. darkirby
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    Ok... i've narrowed it down to these two for me to purchase, and I would like you guys here to help me figure out which one's better for me,

    first thing would be... Is the web brower any good??

    besides that...

    suggest me this, the general reasons i would like to purchase one or the other is to generally play GBA games, search the web, and have a couple of DS games on the side, and(hopefully) use my micro SD card(i'm wondering if the EZF uses a micro SD card)
    also to try homebrew's that require extra ram

    money isn't a concern in this topic... just dont suggest me to buy both of them is all.
    please help me out... and thanks in advance
     
  2. H8TR

    H8TR GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    Who confirmed that? Haven't heard anything about it.
     
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    Gamestop... Not the greatest source available but I'll take their word for now.
     
  4. darkirby
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    the M3 lite has ram built in?

    i'm confused so can someone tell me if this is what i'm looking for? XD
    http://www.gamersection.ca/product_info.php?products_id=289

    also, is there a difference between an M3 lite and an M3 perfect lite?... i'm searching the net for a lower price and i keep seeing m3 perfect lite or m3 lite... both of which have very similar description...
     
  5. darkirby
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    http://www.modmyds.com/m3-lite-microsd-p-52.html

    so this is what I'm lookin' for right? it's not pro... so it has to have the GBA... and the ram right? lol (i really dont want to burn 74 dollars and figure out it's not what i need/want
     
  6. 4saken

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    Yes it has RAM.
     
  7. sipoon

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    how do you find the rumble on it pharaosvizier?
     
  8. 4saken

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    The rumble can only be accessed normally on the EZV slot 1. However you can use some homebrew patch to enable rumble (something this had various side effects, glitches in the game, etc)
     
  9. Destructobot

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    The 3-in-1 has by far the worst rumble feature I've ever used. Rather than a low frequency "rumble" like a console controller, it has a high frequency vibration that is really quite unpleasant.

    I tested it with Super Princess Peach(among other games), and the flying ability makes the cart vibrate constantly while you fly. After about 5-10 seconds of that on the highest intensity, my hands were tingling for about a minute.

    If you want rumble, get the eWin rumble pak. It uses a more traditional rumble mechanism(rather than a vibrator), it's a lot quieter, and it works without requiring a specific slot 1 cart or fiddling with patches. (All according to the review, I've never used it myself.)


    edit: It's really easy to use the rumble feature with any game on any slot 1 cart that supports soft reset.

    Just get the rumble patcher, and use it on Elf Bowling (the smallest game that it will work on). Start the patched Elf Bowling rom, then soft reset out and start any game that uses rumble, and it will just work, without any crashes or glitching.
     
  10. Destructobot

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    I guess it's just a matter of opinion. I really don't like it, but I only got the 3-in-1 for it's GBA capabilities anyway, so I'm still happy with my purchase.
     
  11. KidIce

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    I'd just like to point out that there are no commercial GBA ROM's that are larger then 256Mbits... And those that are 256Mbits can be counted on your fingers. [​IMG]
     
  12. archagon

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    Why does nobody ever mention the loading/burning times?
    To me, they were deal breakers.

    Am I really the only person who plays 4-5 GBA games at once?
     
  13. EvilMonkey

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    How well does the 3in1 work with an M3 DS Simply?
     
  14. chuckstudios

    chuckstudios Putting the pro in procrastination

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    There are no GBA ROMs over 256Mbits, period. The bus only allows up to 32MB of data.