How many mega bytes equal one wii block?

Discussion in 'Wii - Hacking' started by OrcMonkey©, Jun 9, 2008.

  1. OrcMonkey©

    OrcMonkey© Banned

    Aug 5, 2007
    How many mega bytes equal one wii block?
  2. linkinworm

    linkinworm GBAtemp Maniac

    May 30, 2008
    Birmingham (England)
    i think that 45mb is about 300 blocks( more accurate about 297) so that about 7 blocks for 1mb if my findings are accurate, it might be more bout 5/6 blocks
  3. trent_fox

    trent_fox GBAtemp Regular

    Apr 4, 2007
    United States
    Due to shared APP files between channels, it's hard to estimate how many blocks something will take up from the wad file size.
  4. deba94

    deba94 GBAtemp Fan

    Aug 23, 2007
    Toronto, Canada
    Google brought up a gamespot post [​IMG]
  5. jinxvorheeze

    jinxvorheeze GBAtemp Advanced Fan

    May 13, 2008
    United States
    It's easiest to calculate using about 8 blocks for every 1MB of data. 128kb per block is about exactly what it is. Also remember that even if there's only a slight amount of extra data it will take up another ENTIRE block. so a file that was 1026kb is going to take up 9 blocks. Round up, not down.
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