Good, fast SD cards for R4

Discussion in 'NDS - Flashcarts and Accessories' started by DizzyD, Feb 11, 2008.

  1. DizzyD
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    DizzyD Newbie

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    Hey everyone,

    I'm planning on getting an R4 and since it doesn't come with its own SD card, I am gonna have to go out and buy one, now I have checked the Slot 1 card comparison chard and its says that "1 game can slow down depending on what card you have". I personally don't want any slowdown on any of my games so I want to make sure that i buy the right card.

    In short, what good and fast 1GB micro SD cards would you recommend.

    Cheers.
     
  2. gratefulbuddy

    gratefulbuddy amateur lunatic

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    on the wheel
    kingston (made in japan)
     
  3. Arnold Schwarzen

    Arnold Schwarzen GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    You can get a legit Japanese Kingston 1GB at meritline.com for $11.99, that's where I got mine from. They can't guarantee a Japanese one though and there's a chance you might get a Chinese one but most have been lucky to get one manufactured in Japan.
     
  4. DizzyD
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    DizzyD Newbie

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    Since i live in Lithuania i don't get access to all the US stores so there aren't that many retailers here that carry them, though i managed to find this.

    http://www.mobili.lt/lt/aksesuarai/kingston/809095.html

    It's in Lithuania so don't bother reading.

    Are the ones from China way slow or something or am i pretty well off buying this one ?
     
  5. Maikel Steneker

    Maikel Steneker M3 Fanboy

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  6. 23qwerty

    23qwerty GBAtemp Regular

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    I got a 2gb kingston from dell.ca for $20 shipping 1 day
     
  7. Omoikane1979

    Omoikane1979 GBAtemp Regular

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    I bought Kingston Japan made 1 GB and 2 GB microSD cards based on all the comments and guides I have read before. I bought those at DealExtreme and I can't say I have seen any kind of troubles like in-game slowdowns or whatsoever.

    I can't seem to figure out how to make my 2 GB one FAT32 though...
     
  8. Flozem

    Flozem GBAtemp Regular

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  9. DarkAura

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    Over there.
    Kingston 2 GB. FTW. The 2 GBs are more worth it, cuz like a little biit more money gets you another gig.
     
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