Little confused! 5.3.2 or 5.5.1?

Discussion in 'Wii U - Hacking & Backup Loaders' started by coveiro24, Jun 6, 2016.

  1. coveiro24
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    Hi

    I have a Wiiu with firmware 5.1.2, and the question is should I buy the splaton game to update to the version 5.3.2 or update over the air to the last version 5.5.1, that is also hackable?:unsure:
     
  2. replicashooter

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    I too am wondering the same thing as I have an older machine. Are there any benefits to be had from going to 5.5.1 as opposed to 5.3.2 in terms of reliability/ease of execution/compatibility etc... or are you better off sticking to the old, tried and tested FW?
     
  3. BullyWiiPlaza

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    No update
     
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    But I have to update either way way right? I am on version 5.1.2! Should I buy the game to update to 5.3.2 or update direct to 5.5.1?
     
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    In this day and age of console security, the lower the firmware, the better. Always.
     
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  6. fiveighteen

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    If you want better odds of being able to use a future-released IOSU exploit, go to 5.3.2 and spoof to 5.5.1.

    If you don't care and just want what's available now, perhaps nothing more, and want to be lazy, go to 5.5.1.
     
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    5.3.2 is the better one.
     
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    Remember you can always upgrade later on, however once upgraded you can't downgrade.

    Go to 5.3.2, you can do everything currently publicly possible on that firmware.
     
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    I did buy a game with 5.3.2 as I was on 4.1.0. And im glad I listening to the fine people here; everything working perfect. Before only few games worked but now everyone boots up and run fine :)

    As InsaneNutter said: You can allways update later if you wish, but you cant downgrade!

    So get a game with 5.3.2 and your set mate :)
     
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    This is why I'm having my 32gb wiiu sat on 3.1.0.
     
  13. loler55

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    1.0 is better??? Ähm no
     
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    How do you know it isn't better? What do you know that we all don't?
     
  15. TiMeBoMb4u2

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    Stay where you are. If you absolutely feel the need to update, don't update past v5.3.2. Other than retail disc online play, and eShop access without spoofing, there really is no benefit to v5.5.1 over v5.3.2.
     
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  16. replicashooter

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    I'm going to stick to 5.3.2 as my machine is already 5.2.0 which as the link earlier shows has already had the IOSU vulnerability patched
     
  17. loler55

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    We all now you can play nothing with 1.0
    No hacks comes out under 3.0 to 100% it makes no sence to hack a system what no one have.. watever you tell us
     
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  18. mech

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    if you have iosu on 1.0 it shits all over the loadiine rom loader so i still dont get your point.
     
  19. loler55

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    point is no one make a iosu exploid for depper than 3.0 cause?
    no one have a system with a deeper firmware ...
     
  20. mech

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    That is you assuming again, opinion is not fact.