About Nintendo 3DS system updates


24/03/2011

Nintendo constantly aims to improve the functionality of its consoles and services in order to provide the most comfortable, user-friendly experience possible. As a part of these efforts, we are making Nintendo 3DS system software updates available for download via the Internet.

We recommend that you always keep your system current with the latest available version of the system software. To update your system, follow the steps below:

1. Open the System Settings from the HOME Menu.
2. Select OTHER SETTINGS.
3. Scroll to the right and select SYSTEM UPDATE.

Please note that a wireless Internet connection is required in order to update.

The latest available version of the system software is 1.1.0-1.

Version 1.1.0-1 includes the following features:

  • 3D video
    As a special gift, we have included a 3D video for you to enjoy.
  • System stability improvements
    Improvements to overall system stability, enhancing the user experience.
  • SpotPass upgrade
    Expanded functionality for receiving notifications and other data.
  • Enhanced network connection functionality
    Improvements to allow communication with some wireless Internet access points that were previously unavailable.

Additional features such as the Internet browser and Nintendo eShop will be made available with future updates.

For the latest info on system updates, stay tuned to nintendo3ds.co.uk or check the Nintendo 3DS Support system update page.