Sandisk MicroSD and R4

Discussion in 'NDS - Console and Game Discussions' started by Kellicros, Sep 10, 2007.

  1. Kellicros
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    Kellicros GBAtemp Fan

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    I have been reading that the R4 works the best with Kingston's. well, I plan to get a new 2 gig but I couldn't find Kingston's, out of stock they said, but I did find Sandisk's selling at lower price. So I am wondering, is it worth buying for the R4? How much is it worse when compared to Kingston's? Thanks in advance.

    EDIT: WOoops, wrong forum, very sorry. Can a mod help moving please? :S
     
  2. 4saken

    4saken Retired Ace Attorney

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    It's not as bad as people say it is. You will miss out of playing the odd one or two games (Castlevania: POR is the main one). Other than that it's actually fine.

    Of course it's better to get the Toshiba/Kingston if you can.
     
  3. rhyguy

    rhyguy GBAtemp Maniac

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    I use it, and i've had no prblems with games and such

    it is a bit laggy in downhill jam, and i dont play castlevania,so i'm happy with it
     
  4. Scumisen

    Scumisen Advanced Member

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    Works perfect to me too, except C:PoR.
     
  5. Upperleft

    Upperleft Namcoholic

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    i use a 2 gig sandisk =]

    works pefectly without slowz [​IMG]

    if you didn't find a kingstone get a sandisk ^^!
     
  6. matti00

    matti00 Newbie

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    I've got the same, it's been hassle free for me. Got Tony Hawk's Project 8 and I've never been fussed about Castlevania, so it's been okay I think those were the only games with major problems. I would recommend getting one it's a pretty smart little card, and I haven't had any problems with my Sandisk 2GB yet
     
  7. molvik

    molvik Newbie

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    The kingston microsd cards carried by newegg are the fancy made in japan models that work perfectly with the R4. I can verify they work in POR.
     
  8. Artheido

    Artheido GBAtemp Fan

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    I have a Sandisk 2GB MicroSD card. So far there's been no problems. I never had a liking for Castlevania games.
     
  9. thomasroberts6

    thomasroberts6 GBAtemp Fan

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    I have a 2 GB Kingston mem cardformine, and it works brilliantly.


    You do know theres a special forum for R4's?
     
  10. di33yuk

    di33yuk Advanced Member

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    i have a 1gb sandisk never had a problem with it, had upto 22 games on it at one time. i also have 4gb sandisk on my psp and they work 10x better than offical sony ones
     
  11. DarkAura

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    Over there.
    This IS the DS part of GBA Temp, right? But then, I do have a PSP with just the Sony 2 gig. But then again, I kinda ditched my PSP when I got a DS.

    I would wait for a new stock of Kingstons to come in. They have 100% game compatibility, and a little faster and cheaper.