Looking for GBA flashcard only

Discussion in 'GBA - Flashing Hardware and Software' started by klallen1991, Feb 3, 2010.

  1. klallen1991
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    klallen1991 Member

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    I was looking for a GBA flashcart, but I only want one that works on the GBA alone. I want to be able to play games on my GBA without requiring a DS flashcart or anything like that.

    My brother had a SuperCard SD when they first came out--is there anything better than that available? I know the Final Fantasy games lagged.
     
  2. Schizoanalysis

    Schizoanalysis From somewhere inside the rabbit hole...

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    EZ Flash IV
     
  3. Destructobot

    Destructobot Crave the Hammer

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    M3 Perfect if you can find one.

    Do not get the M3 Pro or the EZ-Flash IV Compact; both of those carts have limited or no GBA functionality.
     
  4. abbadab

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    my supercard mini sd officially bit the dust today, it was amazing while it lasted - so i too am inthe market for a new card
     
  5. Pliskron

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    I love my M3 perfect with the 4gb minisd but I've been using my EZ-Flash 3in1 a lot in mt GBA.
     
  6. abbadab

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    [​IMG] I'm at my wits end... i got the EZ-Flash IV ($40+) and for the life of me i cannot get the freak to work properly in my GBA SP!!! I googled and youtubed and GBATemped ad nauseum and still i can not get it to work.

    I get the darth vader screen and managed to change the language to english after half an hour, even used the client to transfer my roms - but when i go to play a game all i get is a white screen.

    I am not a n00b by any means and the fact that i cannot figure this out is making me C R A Z Y [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]

    any help would be terrific.....
     
  7. computarman

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    I thought the M3 slot 2 only supported 2 gb. What 4 GB mini SD card works?
     
  8. Diosoth

    Diosoth GBAtemp Fan

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    The standard sized EZ-Flash IV is a great cart. It can run Mother 3. The downisde is that it uses Mini SD which is an uncommon US card format, you'll need to find a Micro SD with adapter.
     
  9. gameguy95

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    i want one even though i have not read a review. could you link one please?
    just want a flashcart collection to go with my portable nintendo collection:
    2) Gameboy Original
    1) Gameboy Color
    0) Gameboy Advance
    1) Gameboy Advance SP
    0) Gameboy Advance Micro
    1) Nintendo DS (currently in need of repairs)
    1) Nintendo DSL(currently in need of repairs)
    1) Nintendo DSi
    0) Nintendo DSi XL
     
  10. how_do_i_do_that

    how_do_i_do_that Blue Wizard is about to die.

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    The farther back you go the more expensive things get.
     
  11. amptor

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    Why doesn't it say how big of flash bleepbloop is? well I guess I could look up the part # on that AMD flash chip. I'm guessing that it isn't very big. $70 sheesh. That EMS cart is a much better deal. I don't remember EMS making a cart witha USB port built straight into it. Who plays this stuff anyway. My GBC + flash carts have been just sitting in the back of a drawer for numerous years.
     
  12. how_do_i_do_that

    how_do_i_do_that Blue Wizard is about to die.

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    64M, thats is as big as they get on the GB/C.
     
  13. gameguy95

    gameguy95 Needs More Furries!

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    DANG! i think i will give up on getting a flashcart for everything and just stick with my R4 and soon to be SCDS2
     
  14. suppachipmunk

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    @abbadab

    What kiind of flash media are you using?
    My friend has the EZ IV and he tried to use a microSD with an adapter and we couldnt get it to work for the life of us. We ended up purchasing a cheap miniSD card and that solved the problem. For some reason the EZ IV would not recognize the microSD even though it had the adapter.

    Just figured I would mention this to possibly save you some time.

    -suppachipmunk
     
  15. Krestent

    Krestent What to post?

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    The cheapest place I could find for the EZ-Flash IV was at NDSCardSale. $24.
     
  16. tedmg09130913

    tedmg09130913 GBAtemp Regular

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