What is so bad about R4 Dual Core?

Discussion in 'R4 DS' started by superboy137, Oct 30, 2013.

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    I was thinking of getting an R4 Dual Core but people are saying it is bad. What is bad about it?
     
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    It's a crappy R4 clone like 98% of the R4 clones out there.
    The only good R4 clone is the R4i Gold (url on card: r4ids.cn) and that's only because it officially supports Wood R4.
     
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    Are all the R4's made by different teams?
     
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    there is one thing you didn't' understand

    they are all clones, rip off\fake copy's of the original r4

    so yeah, different teams


    but the original r4 is dead
     
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    Oh. I can't believe I bought an original R4 flashcart 2 days ago from a store but it was a waste of money 'cause I thought it worked on the 3DS Lol
     
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    because its a crappy clone with no support. so, you should come to the conclusion that there is no reason to purchase it.

    crappy clones mean they won't get dsi/3ds firmware bootloader updates. it also means their official kernels are bad or run a very (VERY) old hacked version of wood, back when it was still open source (v1.20-ish). there could also be issues such as dldi patching, so some (or a lot) of homebrew won't work. as far as i can remember, the clone you are asking about was receiving updates from retrogamefan. so it may be able to run all ds games. if that is your only concern then i would research if he supported it and then make your decision. just know that everyone here who knows something about this hobby will tell you its a bad purchase.

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    k:yaynds: