Help on M3 Perfect Lite, G6 Lite or Other? I'm new

Discussion in 'M3 Adapter' started by Arther, Dec 3, 2006.

  1. Arther
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    I'm new to the home brew/flashing meh thing so not even sure if I'm posting in the right section. Anyways since I'm new I could do with some advice on what product to start with.

    What features I'd like are:

    Emulation......of Games I already own of course (For all gameboy consoles including DS, Megadrive/Genesis, NES, SNES and maybe some more)
    Movies
    MP3
    PDA
    Good memory size so not much swapping.

    The two I've been thinking of that I know are available in the UK are:

    M3 Perfect Lite
    G6 Lite

    The only difference between the two I know of is that the G6 has non-expandable memory of 512mb which seems daft if it's an improved product over the M3. And also I think the G6 has a USB connector attached.

    1: So first question....other than I just mentioned....what's the difference between G6 Lite and M3 Perfect Lite?
    2: For my needs, which would be the better choice for me?
    3: Are there more emulation consoles available than the two products state from say the home-brew scene?
    4: Is there an even better alternative to the M3 and G6?

    On to Passcards....

    Well the most common seems to be PassCard 3 as it usually comes as a bundle with the M3 or G6 so...

    5: Is there a better option?
    6: Erm....this is gonna sound daft to most here but what's the difference between the passcard and M3/G6? (I'm not sure what it's for but know I need it)



    From my current knowledge I'm favouring the M3 Perfect Lite option of the two due to the removable memory but hopefully with your help I can be sure on what to purchase even if something completely different. If I've posted in the wrong section then please forgive me....it's all a little daunting to me and thanks for any advice you can give me. [​IMG]

    Arther. [​IMG]

    p.s. Here's where I'm thinking of getting it from, anyone used them before? if so any good? Model-Gadget (M3 Perfect Lite & Passcard 3) - Feel free to point me to other UK sites.
     
  2. Mr.squeeks

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    None really, the G6 uses internal memory and the M3 uses removable storage.
    Sounds like you would be happier with the M3
    There are alternatives, but I don't consider any of them to be better.
    Nope, again there are alternatives, but none that offer any advantage.
    The job of a Passcard is to bypass the internal security of the DS and allow unsigned DS code (ROMs/Homebrew) to run from the GBA slot (the M3/G6) in DS mode. So the Passcard can be thought of as the key that allows your M3/G6 to run.


    Good choice, I'll let some one from the UK give you any info on if that is a good deal or a good ship to trade with since I don't have a clue, sorry.
     
  3. Arther
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    Thanks for the info....just needed some reassurance that it's the right choice before spending all that money.

    Thanks again. [​IMG]