Using micro sdhc cards with larger amount of memory?

Discussion in 'NDS - Flashcarts and Accessories' started by famicon_don, Jul 4, 2011.

  1. famicon_don
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    I was going to get an 8gb micro sdhc card and was wondering if using a larger sized card with a flash cart could cause problems when playing ds games on the flash cart?
     
  2. molh394

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    No. If there is a problem with the microSD it won't have anything to do with the size, but rather with its read speed (which is usually a reflection of build quality rather than storage capacity).

    You can read more about this here, under "What brand, size and class of SD card should I get for my flashcart?": http://gbatemp.net/t278137-ds-dsi-3ds-hacking-f-a-q
     
  3. gifi4

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    Actually, yes, if for example you have an R4 (official or 1:1 clone) then the limit is 2GB so in a way, it can affect it, it all depends on your flashcart.
     
  4. molh394

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    But he was going to get an 8GB sdhc card already. Since his cart can support SDHC that isn't really relevant to him. [​IMG]
     
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    Unless it was in another thread that I missed, how on earth did you work out his cart can support SDHC, I don't remember reading that in the op.
     
  6. jonthedit

    jonthedit GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

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    Everyones getting 8gb sdhc cards from my newegg link I posted earlier xD