Using the inner camera, face tracking 3D provides an improved 3D gaming experience from a wider range of viewing angles compared to Nintendo 3DS. The New Nintendo 3DS XL system automatically adjusts the 3D “sweet spot” based on the location of the user’s face. The C Stick opens a new world to your games. With certain games, you can freely control the in-game camera to get a new point of view. And, new ZL and ZR buttons give you more options than ever. Tap an amiibo figure to the near-field communication (NFC) reader on the lower screen to enjoy amiibo features in compatible games. Get bonus items and content, customize your character, and more when you use amiibo figures (like Mario!) with amiibo-compatible games. (amiibo figures sold separately) Improved processing power allows for faster loading of applications, such as Miiverse and games. Plus the improved CPU performance allows you to enjoy faster speeds for downloading software.
Enjoy amiibo functionality with Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and future titles thanks to built-in NFC
Experience more comfortable 3D viewing and get the best image possible with enhanced 3D technology
A second analog stick and two extra shoulder buttons make for a superior gaming experience
Maximise your gaming experience: the New Nintendo 3DS XL features the biggest screen of any 3DS to date
Enhanced processing power means significantly faster loading times, download speeds, and browsing