What DS/GBA flashcart devices do YOU have?

Discussion in 'NDS - Flashcarts and Accessories' started by Foie, Oct 21, 2007.

  1. Foie

    Foie That one guy

    Jun 15, 2006
    United States
    Clackamas, Oregon
    This thread is quite simple. Post a list of all of the DS/GBA flashcart devices you own, and then say which is your favorite.

    Here's what I have:

    R4 (favorite slot-1)
    EZ4 Lite Deluxe (favorite slot-2)
    EZ4 Lite Compact
    Passcard 3

    Memory cards:

    2GB Kingston Japan (definite favorite)
    1GB Kingston Japan
    1GB Sandisk
    1GB Ridata MiniSD

    What about you?
  2. h8uthemost

    h8uthemost GBAtemp Advanced Fan

    Dec 7, 2006
    United States
    Slot 1
    CycloDS Evo
    SCDS1 (by far my current favorite)
    16G G6 Real
    16G DS-Linker
    8G DS-Linker

    Slot 2
    G6 Lite (by far my favorite)
    EZIV Lite Deluxe

    Kingston(J) 2GB (favorite)
    Kingston(J) 1GB
    Kingston(T) 1GB
    Nokia(J) 1GB
    Sandisk 512mb
  3. HackNeyed

    HackNeyed Member

    Jul 8, 2006
    This is actually in chronological order, I started with GBA then Slot-2 then Slot-1 then added Slot-2 paks.


    Extreme Flash Advance; It was for my GBA SP/GameCube Player. Still in my dusty SP.

    Ez-Flash IV Lite, Plus a MK4 as a nopass; Now belongs to my g/f, her friends all want a cart now.

    Ez-Flash IV Deluxe; Great cart, never had a problem with NDS and while solid with GBA a few bugs in the loader started to get on my nerves.


    I ordered both an R4 and an Ez-Flash V as my "back up"; Well, the R4 broke before I could get past the menu. As for the EzV I never had a problem with hardware or software compatibility as long as the save list was up to date. Latest Firmware does away with the list though I already have my next card. I like the SAVE folder but not waiting on the save chip to dump and load every time.

    CycloDS Evolution; So easy to use, it's my favorite! Auto DLDI. I like that it saves right to the SD card. I wish there was a SAVE folder though and I'd have liked it to be side loading like the EzV. Compatibility was just a little lacking but they were quick with a firmware update and fixed it. I like the card a lot but I think I like their support even more. Great card for beginner and up.

    Memory and Expansion Paks

    eWin Exspanion Pak; I got this after I ordered and was still waiting for my 3n1. The EEP is SO easy! With the auto DLDI patching of the Cyclo I don't have to patch a thing! BEST expansion pak for beginners.

    Ez-Flash 3n1 Pak; Finally came and I like it well enough, more so for what the homebrew people have been able to do with it like rom and save dumping.

    ... yeah so right now for Slot-1 I'm only using my CycloDS Evolution and for Slot-2 I'm mostly using the eWin but still playing with the 3n1 to see if rumble and GBA frames and maybe slightly better battery life and all is really worth the cons of slow switching of roms, patching and so on.

    MicroSD cards

    SanDisk 1GB; Now in my Wii.
    SanDisk 2GB; My g/f has it.
    Kingston 1GB Japan; Was for my EZ4Dx, it worked as fine and fast as it could. I keep it around in case I need it for POR.
    RIDATA 2GB; Actually a much better card then I though it would be. Much better then the 2GB SanDisk.
    Kingston SDHC 4GB Japan
  4. Jhongerkong

    Jhongerkong GBAtemp Fan

    Mar 1, 2007
    Ones I have:

    CycloDS Evo
    Supercard Lite
    G6 Lite

    Ones ive sold off:

    3-in-1 Expansion
    Supercard Rumble Lite
    M3 Simply
    M3 Lite
    G6 Real
  5. Nthenorm

    Nthenorm Advanced Member

    Oct 14, 2006
    Only have 2: (both with Kingston 1GB Japan)
    R4 (favorite)
    M3 Lite Perfect

    Thinking of getting either a CycloDS Evo or an Acekard RPG next, along with a Kingston 4GB microSDHC.
  6. Kiljaeden

    Kiljaeden GBAtemp Regular

    Sep 26, 2006
    M3 Simply DS
    EZFlash IV Lite Deluxe
    Supercard Lite
    Kingston 2GB Japan
    Kingston 1GB Japan

    Currently using the EZFIV and M3SDS as my setup.
  7. cupajoe

    cupajoe Have a cup of joe!

    Aug 25, 2007
    United States
    Just the R4DS with two taiwanese 2GB micro SDs.
  8. 4saken

    4saken Retired Ace Attorney

    Nov 28, 2006
    Currently nothing for DS :X

    I have an 512mb ELINK and my sister and her bf have my R4 and G6R (so they're not mine anymore)
  9. berlinka

    berlinka You have sustained a lethal injury.

    Jul 31, 2003
    Harderwijk, Netherlands
    for my GBA:
    - Flash2Advance (128 Mb) - a real oldie

    for my DS:
    - Supercard Lite with a 1 GB micro SD card
    - R4 with a 2 GB micro SD card
  10. roadbusta

    roadbusta GBAtemp Regular

    Oct 12, 2006
    Superkey in slot 1
    Supercard lite in slit to, with 1 GB micro sd Kingston

    Sold off
    Supercard SD

    as you can see, I'm a bit of a supercard fanboy [​IMG] ....but only a bit
  11. Maikel Steneker

    Maikel Steneker M3 Fanboy

    May 16, 2007
    I just flashed my DS [​IMG] (sorry, I just needed to post this [​IMG] )

    I have a M3 Simply, a M3 Lite (which I use in both my DS Phat and GBA) and an Ewin2 MiniSD (which I... don't really use at all [​IMG]).
  12. test84

    test84 GBAtemp's last ninja 2.

    Sep 8, 2006
    Iran, Tehran.
    PassCard 3 + G6 Lite (3rd Gen) 512mg.
    only complain is corruption and not get detected by windows that sometimes killed my save games, but its been good in this like 10months that i used it, like 4, 5 or 6 times corruption, thats all. and good updates from G6 team. (fast updates for killer games). (hope they come up with something for TOny HAwk proving grounds). (it is one of expensive solutions after all).

    Hope G6 Team dont forget us G6 Lite users so soon with updates.
    they would stop updates and force us to buy a slot-1, but they didnt!

    the 512mg size? hahaha. i found that the less space you have, youll play more games! since you'll focus more on less games!
  13. jelbo

    jelbo Ōkami!

    Sep 12, 2003
    R4 DS, 1st generation
    M3 Perfect Lite
    SuperCard Lite Rumble
    EZ-Flash 3in1 Expansion Pak
    eWin Expansion Pak

    Flash Advance 128M Turbo (Visoly)

    DS Dummy Card

    Flashcard sold:
    G6 Lite

    1GB Sandisk Ultra II
    1GB Kingston Japan
    1GB Kingston Japan
    2GB Kingston Japan
    1GB Trancend
    512MB Sandisk

    and a dozen of MicroSD readers from DealExteme.
  14. rhyguy

    rhyguy GBAtemp Maniac

    Jul 21, 2007
    1GB Kingston Micro SD (lost, or shredded)
    2GB Sandisk (pretty good, but is bad for Castlevania)
  15. Veho

    Veho The man who cried "Ni".

    Former Staff
    Apr 4, 2006
    GBAMP CF V2.
    M3 CF.
    EZFlash 4 miniSD.
    Max Media Launcher. It was the cheapest Passme around at the time.

    512 MB miniSD,
    cca 12 GB in CF cards and Microdrives [​IMG]
  16. moozxy

    moozxy hamboning

    Jul 22, 2007
    EZ Flash 3-in-1
    1gb Kingston (j)
  17. SargeSmash

    SargeSmash GBAtemp Regular

    Feb 5, 2007
    United States
    Flash2Advance Pro 256M
    Patriot 1GB MicroSD
    Kingston 1GB MicroSD (J) (x2)
    EZFlash 3-in-1 Expansion

    I got a lot of use out of the old Flash2Advance, but I always had weird save loss issues when playing on the DS that never manifested on the GB Player / GBA. Weird. I only know of one other case where someone had this issue, and no one seemed to know what causes it.

    Given that I had picked up an R4, the 3-in-1 was a no-brainer. Great, great pickup, and now, my F2A is kind of gathering dust. And I paid a LOT less for it than I did for the F2A. In fact, I paid less for everything in the above list than I did for the F2A...

    The R4 rocks. End of story. I've saved so much money not buying games that turned out to be crappy (despite reviews). I still buy them, but it's nice to have an outlet to try out the games beforehand. It's saved me a purchase of Children / Heroes of Mana, Magical Starsign, Lunar (although those were some BAD reviews), and many others. And it convinced me to go ahead and pick up Zelda, as the stylus controls weren't completely broken as one would have expected.
  18. xflash

    xflash Local Ninja

    Oct 21, 2004
    flash cart

    f2a 64mb (my first flash cart)
    f2a 256mb pro
    super card sd (my favorite never gonna change)

    mem card

    san disk 1gb (favorite weird i know the smallest is my fav note: the smallest one holds all the new games and the games i haven't gotten tired of yet while 2gb holds gba games and unbeaten games)
    san disk 2gb

    i [​IMG] san disk
  19. Wii_DS.

    Wii_DS. ウォリアー

    Sep 5, 2007

    EZ Flash 3-in-1 Expansion Pack. (selling)
    eWin Expansion Pack.

    Memory Cards:
    1GB Kingston Micro SD Card
    2GB SanDisk Micro SD Card
  20. Sinkhead

    Sinkhead yay p1ngpong.

    Former Staff
    Nov 22, 2006
    Across the pond
    I have owned
    Ewin Expansion Pack (buying another in black)
    M3 Simply
    X9 NinjaPass
    EZ-Flash V

    Currently own
    CycloDS Evo (favourite)
    EZ-Flash 3 in 1 Expansion Pack

    - Sam