Sunday, 7 April 2019

Controller PAK FRAM Mod

The Nintendo 64 Controller PAK used to store save games and settings uses a battery backed SRAM. This means that it has a limited lift span depending on the quality of the CR2032 battery, once the battery is dead all data is lost. Luckily the SRAM chip can be replaced with a non-volatile FRAM alternative.

Nintendo 64 Controller PAK

SEGA SC-3000 Flash Cartridge

I picked up a SEGA SC-3000 from TradeMe that came with the game Flipper . It claimed to be working some of the time. Upon receiving it I o...