Nintendo 3DS Family


Dive straight into Nintendo franchises such as The Legend of Zelda, Mario, Animal Crossing and much more! Nintendo 3DS family systems are also backwards compatible, so you can play the entire library of Nintendo DS games too!

Nintendo DS Console Matrix
Nintendo 2DS New Nintendo 2DS XL New Nintendo 3DS XL
Plays Nintendo 3DS games
yes
yes
yes
Plays Nintendo DS games
yes
yes
yes
Plays Nintendo 3DS games in stereoscopic 3D
no
no
yes
Plays Nintendo 3DS games in 2D
yes
yes
yes
Features clamshell closing mechanism
no
yes
yes
Supports online gaming
yes
yes
yes
Connects to Nintendo eShop
yes
yes
yes
Packaged with power adapter
yes
yes
no
Includes SD memory card 2gb 4gb 4gb
Screen size 3.53 inches 4.88 inches 4.88 inches
Dimensions 0.79" x 5.66" x 5.00" 0.79" x 6.3" x 6.4" 0.79" x 6.3" x 6.78"
Weight 9.17 oz 9.17 oz 11.6 oz