Mars DS cart?

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  1. Geezuzkhrist119
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    Does anyone know anything about this cart?

    http://www.dealextreme.com/details.dx/sku.13528

    i think its new

    the description says that the cart is...

    The MARS Cartridge is the current top-of-the-line in DS SLOT-1 flash carts. It is just an amazing little device like original DS cart size, it is a complete solution with no need to purchase any additional components or deal with any messy software and truly the easiest media enhancer you have ever done; To simply put it, this is a must have peripheral for any regular DS/DS lite owner - with the below general features:
    - 2nd generation storage device (no booting tool required)
    - Support SDHC TF card. Virtually unlimited storage size !
    - Supports any MicroSD card speed with no lag
    - Supports Clean ROM, drag and drop. Works on any OS
    - Built in NoPass
    - Automatically detect save type
    - Save directly to MicroSD card, not to onboard chip
    - Supports Moonshell and other homebrew. Open I/O interface
    - User friendly skinnable interface. Touchscreen or button operation
    - Supports rumble pak and memory pak
    - Supports the WiFi, DS Rumble Pak, DS Browser
    - Supports changes of the background of Operation Interface
    - Support Skin DIY by setting background and font colors on Main Menu and Play Menu manually and automatically
    - Supports 4-scale-lightness adjustment ( DS Lite only )
    - Supports the Soft Reset.
    - Supports Action Replay cheat
    - moonshell 1.6 support Software Reset function .Press START key back to the MARS menu
    - DLDI auto-patching
    - Full download play support

    is it a worthy cart?
     


  2. distorted.freque

    distorted.freque I'm getting mixed signals here!

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    Right about...here.
    It's just been submitted as news I think.

    I honestly don't know. You'll have to wait for someone to do a review on it first.
     
  3. Agjsdfd

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    Yah saw that aswell.
    Looks like another R4 clone.
    The feature list is same as R4 and N5.
    The topline of the website is also same as R4 and N5...
     
  4. JPH

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    I wouldn't trust it.
    Most likely just a knock-off copy of a popular flashcart...except with less quality.

    I suggest, if you're looking to purchase a flashcart (I'm asumming), that you should just get a flashcart that GBAtemp has reviewed.
     
  5. Doggy124

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  6. Geezuzkhrist119
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    im just asking for a friend since he is a slow lol
     
  7. Agjsdfd

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    Get a Acekard 2.
    Its a good one for the price.
     
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    i hear thats a great card
    and its shiney
     
  9. Doggy124

    Doggy124 GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    I think the same...but it said it has SDHC [​IMG]
     
  10. Agjsdfd

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    Its not hard to modify that little difference [​IMG]
     
  11. Bri

    Bri GBAtemp Psycho!

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    I seem to recall that the N5 also claims to read SDHC. From the N5 website:

    But it doesn't actually read microSDHC cards.

    -Bri
     
  12. Doggy124

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    or even lie about it [​IMG]
     
  13. Agjsdfd

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    It might aswell be the N5...
    As they got bad reputation with the fuse thing, they might have just changed the label to sell this one more [​IMG]
     
  14. Bri

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    I modified my above post after finding it on the N5 website. They still advertise that the N5 can use TF cards, but it apparently cannot.

    -Bri
     
  15. Mars

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    This doesn't look very notable. Just another cart in a market full of them. I suggest you stay away from it until a proper review.

    And no, I am not associated with the cart's team.
     
  16. Agjsdfd

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    You do look like, lol, Just kidding.

    Yah, lately theres a new flashcart coming out every week/month.

    Just stick to the decent ones:
    M3
    Supercard
    Cyclo
    Acekard2
    EZ-Flash
     
  17. Urza

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    After looking at the files in the loader, I'm almost positive this is an R4 clone.
     
  18. Geezuzkhrist119
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    y cant a american or even a canadian company make a good ds cart?

    im tired of all the carts being chinese or korean
     
  19. Urza

    Urza hi

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    Well, we have this thing, called "law enforcement". You may have heard of it.

    And the CycloDS is developed by an American team.
     
  20. Geezuzkhrist119
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    god damn law enforcement