MicroSD Card Manufacturer?

Discussion in 'R4 DS' started by wonkizzle, Oct 8, 2007.

  1. wonkizzle
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    wonkizzle Member

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    Hi everyone, im new here, and I tried searching, really I did. So I apologize in advance if this has been posted before...

    My R4 should be hitting me anytime soon, I got it from realhotstuff.com with a 2gb sandisk microSD card.

    My question is, does the manufacturer of the SD card make a difference? I remember reading that some games wont boot with types that aren't kingston? Castlevania I beleive it was.

    If some people can shed light on the subject, id greatly appreciate it.

    Cant wait to get my R4 and start having fun!!! [​IMG]

    Once again, I sincerely apologize if this is a repost. Flame if you must [​IMG]
     
  2. DarkAura

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    Over there.
    You are correct. Get a Kingston.

    Have fun! And gl. Make sure you get all the new stuff.
     
  3. BakuFunn

    BakuFunn Flameproof.

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    Get a Japanese kingston he means
     
  4. wonkizzle
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    wonkizzle Member

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    I hope I didnt just waste my money getting the Sandisk bundle. Are they known to cause problems?
     
  5. DarkAura

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    Just to Castlevania: PoR. Everything else is good.
     
  6. wonkizzle
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    Oh Noes! That was one of the games I bought it for! Balls. Theres no such patch or anything?
     
  7. DarkAura

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    I don't think so. There is an ARM7 patch for I think Zelda. But I don't think that there is any for Castelvania.
     
  8. wonkizzle
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    So zelda has issues with Sandisk too? im just trying to get it all sorted so I can just plug and play the bish. I'll need to find that patch.
     
  9. DarkAura

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    There is a thread in this section that discusses the ARM7 patch. I didn't read it yet. I don't have Zelda. But you may want to check it out.
     
  10. wonkizzle
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    Right on, I will. Thanks for all your help!
     
  11. rhyguy

    rhyguy GBAtemp Maniac

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    the only problems you'll get is stuttering and mabye freezing in POR, and slowdowns in tony hawk downhill jam
     
  12. myuusmeow

    myuusmeow GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

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    Happens on a Jap Kingston 1 gB too, pretty sure its with every card. (It actually only slows down with 3+ skaters on the screen)
     
  13. Nero

    Nero GBAtemp RPG Maniac

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    Format your Sandisk in FAT32 + 64k Clusters.

    Castlevania: PoR will run perfectly or with minor problems.

    ~Good Luck.
     
  14. boo1981

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    Japanese Kingston.
     
  15. narutoblaze

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    Not with a 2gb Kingston Cheers [​IMG]