How does R4 3DS card hack Nintendo console? Well, it simulate the original process to run games or multi-medias.. While the 3DS card is insert into the slot-1 port, the 3DS console will consider the R4 3DS card to be original flashcard, and accept it. If the 3DS firmware updated but R4 3DS card not, the old R4 3DS card can’t be recognized by the console, and stopped by toll-gate, but never brick the console.As we know, the R4 card runs well in Nintendo DS and DSi console. Since 2008, R4 DS born, it is very popular in Nintendo world. Millians of players used the R4 card, none of them find the bricking problem. The R4 3DS card working process is 100% same as R4 card. So if R4 is safe for DS and DSi console, obviously the R4 3DS card is safe for 3DS console.
The After long time waitting, the word's first real 3DS flashcard come out.The Gateway 3DS package contains 1 X 3DS card and 1 X DS card. It is a shame that the Gateway 3DS card can only support 3DS V4.5.0 and lower system, it can't work on 3DS V5.0.0 and upper console. And it can't run normal DS game either. (that is why they offer another DS card in the package). It seems their technology of jailbreak is not Mature。 It is said Nintendo already pay attention to Gateway-3DS team, and they are trying to ban it in furture version of 3DS system. We are not sure whether Gateway 3DS card can support upper 3DS system in future. Please don't upgrade your 3DS system to V5.0.0 or uppper version if you want to run Gateway 3DS card.
The R4 2DS is simply a device that works with your Nintendo 3DS,2DS console and now thanks to new improvements also works with the Nintendo DS, DSi , DSi XL and 3DS consoles depending on which version of the card you purchase. The huge success of the R4 2DS Card is mainly down to its ability in allowing you store extra files on your console thanks to its Micro SD memory card support.This allows the DS user to store a whole host of new file types, browse through photos, watch movies, and even listen to music on the go. Also with the advent of the eBook the R4 Team introduced the ability to read your favourite bestsellers on your DS console. So now you can your DS console not only for gaming but also for playing your favourite file types.To store files on the R4 2DS Card you use a Micro SD or SDHC memory card which can be easily synced with your PC using the included memory card reader which you can insert into the USB port on your PC and you are ready to go. Then it is simply a case of clicking and dragging the files you wish to view on your Nintendo 2DS,3DS,3DS XL,DS,DSi or DSi Xl console later.