As Nintendo release 3DS console in February, there are many R4 3DS cards appears in the market. Such as R4i SDHC 3DS from r4i-sdhc.com, R4i Gold 3DS card from r4ids.cn, R4i Gold Plus card from r4ids.com, R4idsn 3DS card from r4idsn.com, R4iTT card from r4itt.net, Acekard 2i from acekard.com and so on. Though they are all called R4 3DS, they are actually DSi cards, as all of them can only run DSi games on Nintendo 3DS console, none of them can play 3DS games. There are so many kinds of R4 3DS cards in the market, it is really difficult for players to choose a suitable cartridge. How ever, each flashcard has its own feature, we can have a review.
First R4 3DS card in the world – R4idsn 3DS
As the worlds first flashcard to break Nintendo 3DS console, R4idsn 3DS is well known by many 3DS players. Nintendo released 3DS console on Feb 26th, and R4idsn card break 3DS console on Feb 27th. It is really unbeliveable for users, but it is true. There are ,many videos on Youtube and other website, showing the first R4 3DS jailbreak process. As it is in blue package, some body also call it blue R4 3DS card. R4idsn 3DS card use famous Wood R4i kernel, the latest version is wood R4i V1.39.
Red R4 3DS card – R4i SDHC 3DS
While somebody say R4 3DS, they always mean the R4i SDHC 3DS card. It is the most popular flashcard for 3DS console in the world. As it is in red package, it is also called red r4 3ds card or r4 sdhc 3ds card.. Many players like R4i SDHC 3DS as it’s good compatibility and powerful software. R4i-sdhc.com keep on update the software and hardware, which makes its R4 3DS card more powerfull and more attractive. By research, more than half users are using the R4i sdhc 3DS. So we strongly recommend it to be the optional R4 3DS card.
R4i 3DS card – R4i Gold 3DS
R4i 3DS is also called R4i Gold 3DS or Gold R4 3DS card. It is made by famous r4ids.cn. R4i 3DS is the upgrade version of r4i gold V1.4.1, it succeeds all functions of old version, but it use totally new core and encryption. R4i Gold 3DS card is a perfect solution for Nintendo 3DS,DSi and DS. It support latest 3DS V2.2.0, V2.1.0 console, and DSi V1.4.3 console. .R4i 3DS also use wood r4i kernel. It is widely accept by players, as its simple interface and strong compatibility.
Multi-media R4 3DS card – Supercard Dstwo
Supercard Dstwo is popular in top players. It not only has all functions of a normal flashcard, but also be powerful in multi-media functions. It can play many kinds of videos, musics and E-book.. With in so many R4 3DS cards, Supercard Dstwo is the only card which can play GBA games. High quality and high price make it is fit top players. New players will always avoid it.
New R4 3DS card R4i Gold Plus
R4i Gold Plus is a total new R4 3DS card. It is released by r4ids.com in September, 2011. The hardware and software are largely improved. It offers 2 features:
1. The independent upgrading card writer. New products solve the problem that the card firmware cant be upgraded which is caused by the user’s consoles being upgraded. The upgrade can be detached from the DS console completely, no longer limited by the upgrade of the DS console. USB interface, plug and play, is dedicated to XP / VISTA / WIN7 / MAC and other computer equipment.
2. The card supports WIFI online software upgrade without the use of computers. Where there is WIFI , there you can upgrade your R4 card. Support the latest games. Easy to use and make you enjoy one step ahead.
First real R4 3DS card crown 3DS
Crown3DS is the first genuine R4 3DS flashcard in the world, its original testing card now can run 3DS rom game – “splinter cell3d.3ds” on 3DS V2.1.0-4 successfully! Crown3ds.com dumpted a 3DS games and run it on crown3DS card successfully. But it only run one 3DS games. They claimed to test more 3DS games on crown3DS card, but no news update later. If they succeed, we belive it will be most attractive later.
Other R4 3DS cards
There are many other flash cards which can run DSi gams on Nintendo 3DS, such as: Acekard 2i, M3i Zero, R4iTT and R4iTT 3DS, R4i Gold V2.0, R4 3DS ultra, Acekard 3, TT 3DS, R4iSDHc RTS, Pandora-3DS and so on. Each 3DS R4 card has it’s own feature. Before your purchse, users should check the specification in mentioned page. Whether the flashcard support latest 3DS console, and choose your most suitable R4 3DS card for use.