G6 Lite Review (Out now!!)

Discussion in 'Other Flashing Hardware & Software' started by leoedin, Jul 6, 2006.

  1. leoedin
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    Great review, still consider buying it though. The review has helped a lot, hope to see more from you.
     
  3. jpx86

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    is there a fix for the card randomly getting corrupted?

    by the way can you dump the saves off your original carts and use them on the g6 lite, if so how?
     
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    all i want to know right now is how to get mario kart to work.....am i missing something?
     
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    Ah at least I'm not the only one who gets random corruption problems [​IMG]
     
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    So Mario Kart is working for you Costello?
     
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    I haven't tested MK, but I assume it works...
     
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    The video was good, this is awesome. Thanks very much for the effort you've put into both of these. Greatly appreciated by everyone here I'm sure! [​IMG]
     
  10. Killermech

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    As I've said earlier. It's a cute review, but very limited to basic knowledge imo. Rating the errors you had is very 'personal' based. As there are only a few with those problems and im sure they haven't even bothered to install a package by themselfs, but instead use the one already installed. As it is software causing save errors etc. (could be the battery as I mentioned too, but it's just a theory).

    The one by Qrayzie is a much more profound review and not entirely based on personal opinions, which I highly recommend reading.

    I did like the video you put up though.
     
  11. leoedin
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    There was no saving problems, just general corruption issues

    as for the review...does anyone have it cached? I was editing it on 2 machines, came onto the new one and then accidentally saved the old edit over the new one...
     
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    Is it possible to read your review without registering on the site?
     
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    So now people are reviewing reviews?
     
  14. kernelPANIC

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    I'd like to see a review on the reviews of the G6 Lite. I don't know which one should determine my opinion of this product!!!
     
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    it is....except that the review is down right now, and will be until I can get a copy of the HTML, as it kinda broke...

    I should have a copy at home [​IMG]

    Leo
     
  16. ZildjianKX

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    Why hasn't there been an official EZ 4 Lite review? I know some mods have had them for awhile now... way before the G6 Lite shipped... is GBAtemp biased towards M3/G6 cards? [​IMG]
     
  17. leoedin
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    review fixed [​IMG]
     
  18. Lily

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    We reviewed the EZ-Flash IV I think. I'm not sure if any staff other than myself has pegged an EZ-Flash IV Lite, but it would only require a very small write up - everything is the same but the size and the media type really.

    If you want a write-up of the Lite it can be done. If none of the other staff volunteer, I'll volunteer myself, but I like everyone to get a fair shot. [​IMG]
     
  19. ZildjianKX

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    True, I guess it's pretty much the same as the EZ 4 review.

    Since you own both a EZ 4 Lite and a G6 Lite, would you say you are liking the G6 Lite more?
     
  20. Lily

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    DEFINITELY!

    My major, major, major gripe with the EZ-Flash IV Lite is that the microSD slot is not spring loaded, and it is a terrible pain to get in and out without physically shaving down the entry hole in the cart to allow your fingers some grab room. I shot a picture of the G6 Lite next to a microSD card, and as you can see it's very tiny.

    The build of all the included cartridge casings with the EZ-Flash IV Lite is very cheap. Considering previous offerings (EZ-II, EZ-III, it was a huge disappointment.

    The compatibility is so/so (as can be seen at many different discussion sites) .. and the list goes on.

    I actually feel bad, this is hijacking leoedin's review thread - I'd be more than happy to discuss this somewhere else, but let's try and keep this thread on topic.

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