Nintendo New 3DS XL: A great means to enjoy 3DS games
For decades, Nintendo has been one of the most popular gaming platforms for both kids and adults. The brand is renowned for its iconic handhelds and games like Mario Bros. and Legend of Zelda. They continue to improve their products to ensure users will get a favorable gaming experience. When it comes to handhelds, they have produced impressive models such as the 3DS and 2DS XL. Now, with the new Nintendo 3DS XL, users can expect for a larger display, improved camera, more games, and better gaming features. Here's what you need to know about the new 3DS XL.
On the new 3DS XL, the cartridge slot is now placed on the front, near the left-hand side. The headphone socket is now situated at the centre, while the stylus sits at the right corner. The new power button is now placed at the right corner. On the back, you'll find the charger socket that is compatible with existing 3DS chargers. Aside from that, you'll get access to new ZL and ZR buttons which are in between L and R buttons.
Improved gaming performance
The new 3DS XL features an improved CPU performance, providing a faster gaming performance and better load time. It doesn't struggle to run any games and offers smooth frame rates consistently. The camera on the new Nintendo 3DS XL now works better in poor lighting, giving users a better gaming experience when they're using the device indoors. On top of that, expect it to display clearer visuals, as there's less noise.
While it's not as impressive as smartphones, the new 3DS XL's display is decent in terms of size and resolution. The bottom screen is 4.18 inches with a 320x240p resolution, while the top is a 4.88-inch 800x240p display. The displays offer bright, crisp, and vibrant visuals that will improve your gaming experience.
Another improvement on the new Nintendo 3DS XL is the new controls. It now features a “C” stick which brings new control possibilities such as the intuitive camera control. Furthermore, the new Nintendo 3DS XL has ZL and ZR buttons at the back to give you more options. They're positioned intuitively on the device, making them accessible for your fingers.
Comes with new gaming features
The Nintendo 3DS XL also offers new gaming features such as Face Tracking ID and built-in Amiibo support. The new Nintendo 3DS XL Face Tracking ID uses the system’s camera to adjust images based on your viewing angle. That way, you get a super stable 3D and full gaming immersion! The Amiibo support enables you to unlock bonuses, characters, and exclusive items in compatible games. To activate it, simply tap the Amiibo figure to an NFC (Near Field Communication) reader on the second display.
Play the best games
One of the reasons why Nintendo handhelds remain sought-after is because of their interesting games. With the new Nintendo 3DS XL, you can play all the games from previous systems such as the DS and DSi.