Using the inner camera, face tracking 3D provides an improved 3D gaming experience from a wider range of viewing angles compared to Nintendo 3DS. The New Nintendo 3DS XL system automatically adjusts the 3D “sweet spot” based on the location of the user's face.
The C Stick opens a new world to your games. With certain games, you can freely control the in-game camera to get a new point of view. And, new ZL and ZR buttons give you more options than ever.
Tap an amiibo™ figure to the near-field communication (NFC) reader on the lower screen to enjoy amiibo features in compatible games. Get bonus items and content, customize your character, and more when you use amiibo figures (like Mario!) with amiibo-compatible games.
*amiibo figures sold seperately
Improved processing power allows for faster loading of applications, such as Miiverse™ and games. Plus the improved CPU performance allows you to enjoy faster speeds for downloading software*.
*Download speeds may vary depending on internet connection.
You can still play all Nintendo 3DS games and nearly all games from previous systems such as Nintendo DS and DSi. And, some future titles will be exclusively playable on the New Nintendo 3DS XL.
You can transfer your photos, music, and other files between a PC and your system's microSDHC*** card via a wireless network. No need to remove the microSDHC card!
***Please note that microSDHC card data management is only compatible with Windows; not compatible with iOS (MAC) and Linux operating systems.
Taking your games with you is a snap. You can use local wireless to transfer all your data or just specific data from one device to the other. You may also transfer via PC.
Works with AC adapters for Nintendo 3DS and DSi Systems. Click here to find Adapter
New and improved features coming with this system include: