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EverDrive-GBA X5 Mini (Base - Black)

PCB Version: Model 19, Rev. B (X5 Mini)
$118.99
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SKU:
SAG033336
EverDrive-GBA X5 Mini (Base - Black)

 

SD Card Size

This is the Base - Black version of the EverDrive-GBA X5 Mini, nothing fancy. This cartridge comes assembled in a black shell with the basic label.

Ever dream of having your whole library of Game Boy Advance games in a single cartridge? The EverDrive-GBA X5 Mini allows you to load your game back-ups (commonly known as ROMs) on a microSD card, put the SD card into the EverDrive-GBA, put the EverDrive-GBA into a Game Boy Advance compatible device and have your list of games at your finger tips. Please read the FLASH CART DISCLAIMER below before purchasing.


Basic Edition vs. Deluxe Edition

The Basic Edition comes with just the EverDrive-GBA X5 Mini cartridge in the selected style or configuration covered by a 1-year Warranty. Whereas the Deluxe Edition includes the cartridge, a case, printed manual, an EverDrive-GBA sticker, Stone Age Gamer sticker, and is covered by a 2-year Warranty.

Features

  • Small design! Will fit flush in all your GBA handhelds.
  • High compatibility. Almost 100% compatibility with GBA game library.
  • All save types supported, no ROM patching required.
  • Fast Loading (most games load within 1 - 2 seconds).
  • 256Mbit PSRAM (32MByte) ROM memory.
  • 1Mbit SRAM (128KByte) save memory.
  • Real-time clock support.
  • Low power consumption.
  • SD, SDHC and SDXC cards are supported. Tested with micro-SD cards up to 64GB.
  • FAT32 support.
  • Supported with GameCube GBA Player, Super Retro Advance adapter and other GBA accessories.
  • NES, GB and GBC games support (emulation mode).


FLASH CART DISCLAIMER

A) PIRACY – Stone Age Gamer Retroworks, Inc. ("Stone Age Gamer") does not support or condone piracy. Flash carts and similar devices Stone Age Gamer sells and supports are intended to be used only for the following purposes: development, playing games licensed by Stone Age Gamer for use with the product, and/or playing currently owned personally backed-up games and media where it is legal to do so. Stone Age Gamer does not offer support for any other use of this product.

B) PERSONAL BACK-UPS – In many territories it is legal to make back-ups for personal use and/or archival purposes, however it may not be legal in all territories. Please learn the national and local laws regarding this subject before making back-ups for personal use. Please note, in most territories "Personal Back-up" means exactly that; back-ups you made yourself of games you currently own. This often does not include back-ups obtained via other methods (i.e. downloading), even if it is a game you physically own.

C) DAMAGE – Neither Stone Age Gamer or the manufacturer is responsible for any damage of property this product may cause. This is a new product intended to be used on electronic hardware that exceeds two decades in age and Stone Age Gamer can’t guarantee the condition of such hardware. USE AT YOUR OWN RISK.

D) MODIFICATION & USE – Any unauthorized modification and/or non-intended use of this or any other flash cart product sold by Stone Age Gamer shall void both manufacturer and retailer warranties of that product.

E) CLONE / MODIFIED CONSOLES – Flash carts were developed and intended to be used on un-modified original hardware using original hardware accessories. Stone Age Gamer does not guarantee flash cart operation on clone consoles or modified consoles. Flash carts may operate on some clone consoles or modified consoles. However, due to power consumption changes, random hardware changes and/or firmware updates of those consoles we cannot offer a guarantee of flash cart compatibility. Any returns due to incompatibility with clone consoles or modified consoles will result in no refund of any shipping costs and a 10% restocking fee if no defect is found during testing.

12 Reviews

  • 5
    Great cart with great battery life

    Posted by Shakes on Apr 15th 2022

    This is the one to get if you game on your GBA, as the AA batteries can use all the help they can get. This cart is much better on battery than my EZFlash, which makes this my go to when traveling. No save states on the X5, but of course it still supports all regular game saves. Great cart!

  • 5
    Great Cart!!!

    Posted by RC on Jan 6th 2022

    Amazing cart and easy set up like the others! Need to mess around more with it and learn how to get the GB and GBC games to work :)

  • 5
    Everdrive GBA X5 Mini

    Posted by Luis Melendez on Dec 8th 2021

    The best way to play classic games on the go without having to carry a ton of carts. I also enjoy playing rom hacks on original hardware with this. Very simple to use and set-up. Worth the price.

  • 5
    Good features, good form-factor, and good handheld

    Posted by AJ on Nov 23rd 2021

    The GBA had a fairly short life, but managed to get a lot of unforgettable games and series released for it. The variety of games for the console cater to everyone, but most noteworthy there are a lot of phenomenal RPGs and platformers. As for the Everdrive itself, it’s got amazing build quality, it fits flush into the console, and as far as I’m concerned has 100% compatibility. There are a few games that have specialized hardware like Wario Ware Twisted, and Drilldozer that won’t work as the original cartridge does due to the lack of gyroscope/rumble pack. This can be side stepped somewhat via romhacks though. If you’re interested at all in the GBA, this is a must. Also modding original wide mode GBA for IPS displays and rechargeable batteries is a blast.

  • 5
    Boomer Proof

    Posted by Levi on Nov 17th 2021

    Easy to use and setup, the wife loves it

  • 5
    Awsome as always

    Posted by Robert moog on Nov 7th 2021

    Had an original everdrive gba. Decided to buy a new one and some for my friends. Absolutely love them. Just kinda wish they were a little cheaper. But for the price they are they are well worth the money.

  • 5
    Best purchase ever!

    Posted by Micheal Yocolano on Oct 22nd 2021

    Worth every penny. Very happy with my purchase! Can’t wait to use it with the Analogue Pocket! They will go together like cookies and milk.

  • 5
    Krikzz Quality

    Posted by Scott R. on Sep 14th 2021

    I love it. I haven't run into any GBA games that don't play as expected. I messed around with the Game Boy and NES emulators and was pretty pleased. It may be worth noting that NES games look kind of squashed due to the NES using a higher resolution than the GBA--definitely not the Everdrive's fault, but don't expect a perfect portable NES experience.

  • 5
    Great Flash Cart

    Posted by Jarrod on Jul 20th 2021

    Great little flash cart! I was a little bummed that it couldn't natively play regular Gameboy games (I didn't realize there was a physical difference between the two), but there are emulators out there for NES and GB that work pretty well.