Is it worth it?

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Nov 16, 2007

Is it worth it? by glowworm at 4:01 AM (1,268 Views / 0 Likes) 13 replies

  1. glowworm
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    Newcomer glowworm Advanced Member

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    Well I currently have a Supercard Lite and a Superkey, it works okay with NDS Games and Moonshell, but I'm wondering if it's worth switching from the 2-slot to the 1-slot. It's possible to use the DS browser with both the Supercard and R4, right? And if I were to switch to this solution, what process would I need to go through to switch my SC games to make it an R4 game?

    Thanks in advance.
     
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    Member roadbusta GBAtemp Regular

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    Wow. I was in the exact same position as you a few weeks ago. I decide to upgrade because I needed more space for multimedia, so I order a M3 Real.

    If you want to play your supercard saves on the R4, convert them here:

    http://shunyweb.info/

    R4s run clean ROMS, so just copy the clean ROM and the converted .sav file to the R4 to begin playing where you left off.

    Remember to backup your saves.
     
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    EDIT: Double post. Browser is not working properly.
     
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    Yes it is possible to use the DS Opera browser using the Supercard in he slot 2 (provided you do not have a Supercard Lite Rumble)
     
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    I say go for it. Patching games for SCL is tedious and the R4 menu is easily skinnable. Well, those were my reasons for switching anyway [​IMG]
     
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    Are there any other pluses I should know about?

    And I'm wondering if I should upgrade to a MicroSD bigger than my 1GB when I would mostly use it for game and some music.
     
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    I choose NinjaPass X9 since it was cheaper.
     
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    Hmm...to me I wouldn't do it.

    I currently uses Slot 2 solution (EZ-Flash 4) as well, and I thought about getting an R4 many times before but resisted. After all, my EZ-Flash 4 is still serving me well, playing every NDS games I want to play such as Cooking Mama 2 and Contra 4.
     
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    I wouldn't buy an R4 now. A new version is coming out soon (they say) and also the last firmware hasn't delivered what they have promised...

    Also the R4 menu seems too basic to me.

    I would better go for a CycloDS Evolution or a SuperCard DS One SDHC.
     
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    get the supercard one
    it has built in support for the supercard lite
     
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    I had a SCLite and upgraded the R4 because the SClite looked bad in my DS [​IMG]
     
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    SC CF -> R4 DS owner here. Worth every single penny. [​IMG]
     
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    Supervisor raulpica With your drill, thrust to the sky!

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    The R4 Team only came up after a lot of time with the fix for the ARM7 problem. My SuperCard miniSD worked flawlessy with everyone of them, and no fix needed.

    Only for this, I wouldn't buy an R4. What if more games come out with some kind of other problem? I have to wait 2 months before playing them without opening them out and exchanging files? It could even be a problem that can't be fixed with DSLazy.

    Better sticking with the "OLD" but trustworthy SuperCard Team, and getting a SuperCard DS One. I'm getting one soon, myself. Or a CycloDS? Hmm... I really want that Wii Connectivity [​IMG] But surely, not an R4.
     
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    Yea I was wondering if I should just go SuperCard DS One, but how's the download play support for it?
     

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