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I am going on a vacation soon and I don't want to take my games physically with me, especially with my younger relatives messing around all the time.

I have a DS Lite.

So I don't know the difference between R4/AceKard and other flash cards.

Which is the best for < $20?

Thanks guys
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I am going on a vacation soon and I don't want to take my games physically with me, especially with my younger relatives messing around all the time.

I have a DS Lite.

So I don't know the difference between R4/AceKard and other flash cards.

Which is the best for < $20?

Thanks guys
IMO AceKard, but only because there are loads of fake R4's out there.
    
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I've only ever tried the R4 and R4i, but a friend of mine who has an R4 was singing the AceKards praises the other day when he bought one.
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between the two, acekard. if not then supercard dstwo
    
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Acekard + AKAIO = Golden
Supercard DSTwo = Golden

Anything else equals, not so great. Acekards are super cheap (bought mine for 5 dollars), however, they lack an onboard processor that the Supercards have, which means that you have to wait for either the AKAIO firmware to be updated or pray to god the Options fix it.

I would get something DSi compatible now, if you choose to get one, as I didn't, and I am regretting it.
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post #6 of 15
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Ok, so spend a tad bit more for the Supercard DSTwo?

They are about $35 from what I've been looking at.

Or do you any of you guys have links?

Especially on that $5 AceKard you were talking about GH0.

Thanks again
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Well depends where u live, in Canada there's gamersection and kickgaming that are good places to buy. Also yeah something with onboard processor like the SCdstwo or the cyclo. Tbh I'm more then happy with my dstwo
    
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I should really update my location now.
I am in Cali.
What major difference is having a processor or not?
post #9 of 15
AceKard gets my vote. Should be able to find one cheap, and since most of them (probably all flash cards) ship out of China you should get it faster since your in California.
 
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Online e-tailers are your best bet to buy through, as I don't know of any brick and mortar store where you can buy them from.

I used redhotstuff / redhot deals (can't remember which) when I got my Acekard.
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