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The time has come.  We promised and made headline news, and now it's finally here.  The new R4 3DS Dual Core Card is one of our most advanced cards ever created for the Nintendo DS, DSi, and 3DS systems.  It brings with it a double processor chip allowing even faster firmware updates and better compatibility with all games, applications and media player functions.  The R4 3DS card has long been the favourite flash card for all Nintendo DS, DSi and now 3DS owners.  Enabling you to bring a slew of features and functions to the very best hand held console of all time.  Whether you want to turn your Nintendo DS, DSi or 3DS into a fully functioning multimedia player, or want to get your hands on some of the most amazing homebrew and indie game and applications, the R4 3DS Dual Core can do it all… and more... 

December 23, 2023:  100% Compatible with the New Nintendo 3DS / 3DS XL / 3DS and 2DS v11.17.0 E/U/J Compatible Update and the Nintendo DSi / DSi XL 1.45 Update too!  And don't forget, all updates to the firmware kernel are always 100% free!

If you're an old-school game junkie like we are, then this is the card for you!  With emulators for all of the biggest classic gaming systems and computers, you'll be able to relive the gaming days of yesterday by playing some of your favourite classic games right on your Nintendo 3DS system.  With emulators for the NES, Super NES, Genesis, Mega Drive and dozens of other old classic systems, you'll never run out of games to play.

Imagine playing your Nintendo 3DS game, and then deciding that you wanted to catch up on that book you've been reading.  With the R4 3DS Dual Core, you can.  It has several amazing ebook readers, both free to download and use, that will turn your Nintendo 3DS into a full ebook reader.  If digital comics are more your thing, then this card has you covered too… You can read all of the latest digital comics and digital versions of your magazines right on your 3DS.

Are you a music buff and just can't live without your tunes?  The R4 will help you take care of that too.  With several media players, including the very popular MoonShell, you'll be able to take your music with you on the go, and enjoy it all on your Nintendo 3DS or DSi, DS Lite.  It's like have the best of everything, all in one small little card.

And it won't break the bank.  A simple MP3 player cartridge from other companies has sold for as much as $39.95.  For close to half the price of that card, which only has one function, you'll be able to open up a whole new world of gaming and entertainment.

R4 3DS Dual Core Features:

  • A built-in dual processor for a dual game engine enabling you to have the highest compatibility ever!
  • the R4 3DS Dual core makes smart use of the two processors.  The first processor enables you to load the games and applications you want and the second processor acts as an assistant with the firmware and enhanced compatibility.
  • Play your favourite classic games with the dozens of emulators for classic game and computer systems available as a free download.
  • Real-Time Game Guide
  • With the beautiful and small font so that could display more on the screen. Supports picture guide, then you won't lose your way in a deep maze
  • Fully featured and automatically upgraded cheat code function allowing you to download and use the latest and greatest cheat codes.
  • Fully compatible with the .dat cheat code format.  You can quickly and easily download entire libraries of cheat codes for any of the games you play.
  • Upgrading is a snap with the built-in Wi-Fi Upgrade compatibility.  You'll always have the latest firmware kernels, and you won't even have to remove your micro SD card from the R4 3DS
  • Play NES, Super NES, Genesis, C64, Atari ST, Atari 2600, Turbo GrafX 16 and countless other classic games with the built-in emulators.
  • Read Ebooks
  • Listen to Mp3 Music
  • Watch movies and videos
  • And So Much MORE!!!


The R4 3DS Is fully compatible with dozens of emulators for your classic gaming pleasure.  Check out the video below showing your Nintendo DS / DSi and Nintendo 3DS XL playing Atari 2600 games with the help of stellaDS - the Atari 2600 emulator for the Nintendo 3DS system.


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  1. Is it compatible with dsi games?

    Posted by Unknown on 19th Sep 2016

    Q: I dont know if dsi games work or not

    Answer: YES! It is fully compatible.

  2. Thanks for the fast shipping.

    Posted by Eric on 16th May 2016

    3 things are important, especially when buying something online.
    1. Good customer service
    2. high quality products
    3. fast shipping.

    the r4 team here has done an A1 job on all 3 things with my order. I will definitely be recommending you to my friends and family. There are so many shady sites online, ordering from you guys was a breath of fresh air.

  3. Arrived quick and made a great Christmas gift.

    Posted by Jason on 29th Dec 2015

    Great service and no hassles or issues with shipping.

  4. Bought on cyber monday and had it in a week.

    Posted by Kevin on 29th Dec 2015

    So glad I found your site instead of buying from one those shady looking sites from China. The cyber monday sale was excellent and it only took 1 week to get the card. Will be buying another one soon for my other 3DS

  5. IT CAME AND IT WORKS!!!!!!!!!

    Posted by John on 17th Dec 2015

    Now that I know this site isn't a scam, I can continue to buy products from them without worries. Thank you for the awesome R4! Works flawlessly!

  6. Firmware download problem

    Posted by Unknown on 27th Jun 2015

    I've tried to download the "R4 3DS Dual Core 2015 Kernel" on the firmware page, but every time I do it says "failed download". :( Is there another link I can use to download the firmware to get my Dual Core card working? I would really like to use it soon! Thank you!

    ANSWER: Please try it again. We have tested it and the download link is working just fine!

  7. Does this work with the New 3DS (non-XL)? How playable are GBA games?

    Posted by Conrad on 10th Jun 2015

    Hi will this work with the New 3ds non xl with the latest firmware.

    How well does the GBA emulator work? and what is the compatibility list like? Major games all work?

    ANSWER: The GBA Emulation is fairly good, and virtually all games will work. You may just have to adjust some settings in the emulator.

  8. Will the 3DS XL Brick with this???

    Posted by Unknown on 18th May 2015

    Q: I bought myself a new 3DS XL and wondered if it will brick with this R4, as Nintendo made a patch for their 3DS devices wich bricked all of the 3DS that used unauthorized firmware on it. Can it happen with this or will it happen any time soon?

    A: ABSOLUTELY NOT! There is no way for the 3DS to be bricked with the R4 card at all

  9. Does it support 32G micro sd cards???

    Posted by Matti Väisänen on 2nd Apr 2015

    Does it support 32G micro sd cards???

    ANSWER: Yes, it does work and is 100% compatible with 32GB micro SD cards

  10. Good card with AMAZING Neo Geo Emulator!!!!!

    Posted by Dewayne D. H on 8th Mar 2015

    I bought this just to be able to play Neo Geo games on my 3DS.... One word.... AMAZING!!!

    NeoDS and R4 3DS = Portable Neo Geo system and it rocks!

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