An upgrade of the Nintendo Game Boy Advance, the Advance SP was released, in North America, on March 23 2004 with a square structure and clam-shell design.

52 Questions View all

its gone very slow

the system, its gone slow

Answered! View the answer I have this problem too

Is this a good question?

Score 0

Comments:

We're going to need a lot more information to be able to help you. What exactly is going slowly, battery charging, gameplay, button response? Help us help you.

by

sorry but I don't understand

by

Add a comment

1 Answer

Chosen Solution

You have not mentioned what type(s) of game(s) you are having this problem with. I would venture to say that you are having problems with either Game Boy Advance games or both the older Game Boy & Game Boy Color games, but not all games. These have 2 different processors in them, 1 GBA, the other for the older games.

You are going to need to replace the motherboard to solve your problem. You can find GBA SPs with broken screens and good motherboards on eBay for $15 or less including shipping. You will need a small phillips head screwdriver and a tri-wing screw driver to exchange out the motherboard. I would advise taking the one with the bad screen apart first. That way you will have a better idea of how to remove the motherboard without harming the video cable. The video cable is attached on the top side of the motherboard. When you go to remove the motherboard from the game system you can't move it too far or to fast before you detach the video cable or you can ruin the video cable. Good luck!

Was this answer helpful?

Score 2

Comments:

all games appear to be slow.even brand new ones

by

Then you will need to replace your motherboard to resolve the problem or apply this mod to the one you have.

by

Add a comment

Add your answer

solomon will be eternally grateful.
View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 0

Past 7 Days: 1

Past 30 Days: 2

All Time: 1,401