How To Jailbreak 3DS XL: Hack Your Console The Easy Way – The Nintendo 3DS XL was first released in August 29, 2014. It is also known as the Nintendo 3DS LL in Japan. The 3DS XL was updated and the new models now have a faster processor with more cores for quicker loading times and improved overall gaming. The new console also features the following:
Face tracking which improves 3D viewing angles
Additional ZL/ZR shoulder buttons
A new “C-Stick” pointing stick (compatible with games that support the Circle Pad Pro)
Automatic brightness adjustment
Near Field Communications (NFC) that supports Amiibo products
Colored face buttons
Larger (bigger capacity) batteries
Nintendo confirmed that you can still use/play the games you already own by making the new 3DS XL backwards compatible with existing DS and 3DS titles.
Warning: As always, inforaid.com does not condone piracy and will not be responsible for any lost data or damage to your device if you choose to follow the guide below. This tutorial is for educational purposes only and you accept all risks that comes with jailbreaking your 3DS XL.
You get to play homebrews and “unauthorized” (read: pirated) games when you hack/jailbreak your Nintendo 3DS XL.
For this article, I am going to show you how to jailbreak 3DS XL so you can get more out of your handheld gaming console.
How To Jailbreak 3DS XL: Hack Your Console The Easy Way
Step 1. Go to “System Settings“.
Step 2. Press the “A” button and look at the lower right hand corner of the second screen. Here you will find your “Firmware” version.
Step 3. Write down the “Firmware” version of your console.
Step 4. Download the file you need from this link. Make sure you get the file for your “region“.
Step 5. Extract the file you downloaded to a folder on your computer.
Step 6. Click on the folder to open it.
Step 7. Insert your SD card into your computer.
Step 8. Copy all the files from the downloaded file to your SD card.
Step 9. On your computer, visit this link using your browser.