M3DS Real - Fussy about SD cards?

Discussion in 'M3 Adapter' started by kimnkk, Nov 24, 2007.

  1. kimnkk
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    kimnkk Newbie

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    Jan 15, 2007
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    Hey there,

    I used to have a DS and R4 DS a while ago, and i remember that it was pretty fussy with Micro SD cards - some wouldn't load Castlevania properly whilst others would freeze at certain spots. Only the Japanese made Kingstons worked.

    Is this still the case with the M3DS Real? Or can i opt for a cheapie card this time around?

    Thanks!
     
  2. OSW

    OSW Wii King

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    Oct 30, 2006
    pretty much all microsd based carts need a good microsd (equal to kingston japan) to play the problematic games well, as far as i know.
     
  3. roadbusta

    roadbusta GBAtemp Regular

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    Oct 12, 2006
    I'm using a Sandisk 2GB Micro SD with my M3 Real. It works fine, with no problems, although i have not tested Castlevania POR yet.
     
  4. 4saken

    4saken Retired Ace Attorney

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    Nov 28, 2006
    Regardless of the flash card, the compatibility will always be better when using a Toshiba/Kingston Japanese micro SD. Most people try to get these anyway, so you should be set.
     
  5. Deletable_Man

    Deletable_Man Old Man

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    Nov 24, 2005
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    A-Data 4gb. POR works fine. And its cheap.
     
  6. cory1492

    cory1492 GBAtemp Maniac

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    You could just get a class 6 SDHC... that's the bonus of the new standard, speed is actually a part of it this time.
     
  7. 4saken

    4saken Retired Ace Attorney

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    It is actually hard for anybody outside of the US to get the card for less than 60-70 USD shipped (newegg sells for 40-50 IIRC, and they don't do international shipping).
     
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