Both R4 DS official kernel V1.18 and all latest unofficial Wood R4 Kernel can be used for Genuine R4 DS Revolution (R4 V2, R4 Version 2).
Unofficial Wood R4 Kernel is written and updated by Yellow Wood Goblin. Watch If games loading speed is very slow when using Wood R4, there may be too many fragments in Memory card/Micro SD card, please download Panasonic SDFormatter to have your memory card formatted. R4is a China Based online shop that sells Wood R4 DS, R4i SDHC V1.4.5, R4i Gold 3DS, R4i Gold, EZFlash i V micro SD directly to customers.
We always strongly urge all of our customers to use the latest and newest firmware and to install the newest versions as they are released.
You can think of it as the boot loader, or menu system for your ds card.After updated R4 kernel to latest version(v1.18), everything is working fine now.Update R4 kernel manually is just a piece of cake, see following guidelines to update the R4 kernel : 1) Take out your R4 card (small card) from NDS. After downloading and decompressing the new updated files, there will be one shell folder and two files _DS_MENU. Copy these files to the root directory of TF card to replace the former files Change log (v1.62): compatibility: - 'smurfs 2, the (europe)' fixed. r4i specific: - fixed sound restoring in many games.