New Nintendo 3DS' integrated C Stick offers intuitive camera and aiming controls in titles such as The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask, Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate and Codename S.T.E.A.M, as well as being compatible with all Nintendo 3DS Circle Pad Pro enabled games. New Nintendo 3DS' C Stick also expands control options in other ways, such as its ability to launch smash attacks in Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS. The addition of ZR and ZL buttons on the top of New Nintendo 3DS offers even greater control options too!
More Comfortable 3D Viewing
New Nintendo 3DS features Super Stable 3D. Using head-tracking technology New Nintendo 3DS ensures that you experience the optimal 3D viewing experience from any angle. Also, thanks to an Infrared LED, the 3D capabilities of New Nintendo 3DS will even work effectively in dimly lit areas.
New Nintendo 3DS has NFC functions built in, which means you can enjoy amiibo functions of compatible Nintendo 3DS family titles straight out of the box - without the need for any extra accessories! From training your own unique Figure Player in Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS to unlocking exclusive content in titles such as Xenoblade Chronoicles 3D and Codename S.T.E.A.M, enjoy all the benefits of amiibo without the need for additional peripherals.
Enhanced features and processing power
The improved CPU performance of New Nintendo 3DS allows for faster loading of applications such as Miiverse, select titles such as Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS, and faster speeds for downloading Nintendo eShop software.* What's more, upgraded camera functionality lets you take better pictures under dim lighting conditions, and with New Nintendo 3DS you can wirelessly transfer data directly to and from your PC too!
Changeable Cover Plates
New Nintendo 3DS lets you express yourself through a range of easily changable cover plates based on a huge variety of Nintendo titles including Super Mario, The Legend of Zelda, Kirby, Animal Crossing, Pokémon, Super Smash Bros. and Monster Hunter. You can even mix and match cover plates to suit your mood!
Both screens of New Nintendo 3DS are larger than those of Nintendo 3DS, making for more comfortable viewing while retaining its compact size when compared to New Nintendo 3DS XL.
The Nintendo 3DS family allows you to play a host of portable Nintendo favourites. Titles such as Super Mario 3D Land, Pokémon Omega Ruby and Pokémon Alpha Sapphire, Animal Crossing: New Leaf, The Legend of Zelda: A link Between Worlds, Mario Kart 7, Luigi's Mansion 2, Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate and so many more can only be found on the Nintendo 3DS family.
New Nintendo 3DS retains all the classic features of the Nintendo 3DS family. Up to 8-player local multiplayer, with select titles, like Mario Kart 7, allowing friends to join in even if they don't own the game card. Free online multiplayer over a wireless Internet connection. StreetPass features that add to your games when you carry your New Nintendo 3DS with you. Access to Nintendo eShop to download classic titles. Everything you love about the Nintendo 3DS Family is here!
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