Handheld systems for gaming on-the-go

Nintendo 2DS Nintendo 3DS XL

Play anytime, any place. The Nintendo 3DS XL and Nintendo 2DS are packed with features and designed to play the games you love. Choose the one that’s perfect for you.

  • Nintendo 2DS

    Nintendo 2DS

    $129.99 MSRP*

    Play all the newest games in 2D. Great for new gamers who want to join in the fun, at a wallet-friendly price.

  • Nintendo 3DS XL

    Nintendo 3DS XL

    $199.99 MSRP*

    Achieve total immersion with big, bright screens and 3D graphics. Ideal for anyone who loves to play.

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Exclusive games

All the systems in the Nintendo 3DS family play exclusive titles you can’t find anywhere else, from Mario™ to Zelda™, Animal Crossing™ to Pokémon™. You can even download many of these titles–plus digital-only games–directly to your system from Nintendo eShop.

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Built-in fun

Nintendo handheld systems include tons of extra features, including access to the Nintendo eShop, wireless connectivity for playing with friends, and parental controls.**

Learn about the built-in software

Built-in fun

One unique way to connect is StreetPass, a social gaming feature that lets you exchange certain types of data with other people's systems while your Nintendo 3DS or 2DS is in Sleep Mode.

Find out why StreetPass is a blast


3D options

The Nintendo 3DS XL includes 3D viewing, adding a whole new element to gameplay. It also includes a 3D depth slider, so you can change the intensity level at any time.

And for those who prefer not to play in 3D, the Nintendo 2DS is the perfect choice.

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Already have Nintendo DS or Nintendo DSi games at home? The Nintendo 3DS family is backwards compatible, so you can still play your existing games—plus the hottest new releases.

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