Fake or Real ?

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  1. Splych
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    Splych GBAtemp's Lurker

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    Well since i have been passing through a while in these forums xD my friend wanted to ask me somethin here ...

    kk

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    On my friend's R4 when you look at the cartridge it has like 2 curves on both ends near the top ... then
    when we took the cover off the R4 and flipped it over it had some square thing right beside where the
    Micro SD Card went

    Is the R4 fake or real ?

    Micro SD Card
    It's a 2GB Kingston Micro SD Card. Then on the back it has some sticker that says " 123456 07 SKB 08 11 12 "
    Any ideas if it's fake or real ?

    Thx for the help everyone

    Holt !
     
  2. distorted.freque

    distorted.freque I'm getting mixed signals here!

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    Right about...here.
    Are you having troubles with it? Have you tried using the search engine and going through the several threads which talk about the different fake R4s out there?
     
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    Check the gbatemp search forums. There's a lot of good info in there regarding fake carts.
     
  4. TheWingless

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    I know the 2 curves at the top are part of the real R4, but it'd really help if you had screens. One fake version of the R4 has a cut out under the sticker.
     
  5. Splych
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    Splych GBAtemp's Lurker

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    tried what both of you said ... but sadly ... i could hardly find any pics XD which didnt really help me ...

    but one thing i noticed when my friend and i took the cover off the R4 we looked at the text and somethin said R6 ?

    then i saw a thread about the R6 so yea ...
     
  6. Splych
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    Splych GBAtemp's Lurker

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    ? what do you mean by cut out ? confusin what you said XD but yea what you mean by cut out ? ( lol my friend is gonna give me the R4 if he finds it it's fake XD )
     
  7. ZyberMaster

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    your research is over, tell him it fake and get a free flash card [​IMG]
     
  8. genuisgeek

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    if it has two curves on the side its real a v2 R4
    old R4 have a curve for the microsd

    as for the microsd its just a esrial number
     
  9. Splych
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    Splych GBAtemp's Lurker

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    thx for tellin me ^^ gonna tell my friend about it ... but one thing i still don't get is what is the cut out thing " The Wingless " is tellin me about ?
     
  10. TheWingless

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    The cut out thing is like a hole in the shell. If you had opened it up or taken off the sticker, there would be a hole there because there is not enough room for the chip inside. The original R4 does not have a chip sticking out. The original R4 also has curves on both sides so that is real too. It doesn't just have one curve. About the MicroSD, it probably is a serial number. Don't worry about if if you bought if from a store.
     
  11. Splych
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    Splych GBAtemp's Lurker

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    kk thx for tellin me that ! im gonna ask my friend if i can borrow his R4 then im gonna see if it has that cut out thing XD
     
  12. mhkwong

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    just take a picture of your r4 and post it here... we will tell you if its fake or not.