Monthly Archives: September 2012

Have you heard of the new technology with handheld gaming consoles? Nintendo, being one of the companies to introduce new gaming technologies has launched Nintendo 3DS. Well, with the Nintendo 3DS, its main feature is its 3D effect and with that, anyone would be excited to have this device. As we all know, Nintendo was able to secure its name as one of the leaders in gaming. Nintendo started as the pioneer in handheld consoles that started with the GameBoy to its newest addition to their top selling consoles.
This unit is said to be the first entry into the new revolutionary gadgets for the new gaming world. Nintendo 3DS is the first to employ the use of 3D technology in gaming consoles. Now for those who are interested in getting themselves this new unit, make sure that you will know what to expect so that you have an idea on how you can make full use of your Nintendo 3DS to its maximum performance. Listed below are just some of what things that the Nintendo 3DS has to offer.
3D Technology for Your Handheld Device
Yes, this is it! 3D gaming is literally in our hands. Be able to experience 3D gaming using your favorite handheld gaming console without the need to use those weird 3D glasses. The great part about this is that you can control if you want to play in 3D mode or the usual 2D. To do this, just locate the “Depth Slider” button on your Nintendo 3DS and have the option to switch it on and off so you would be able to choose between the new 3D look or the usual 2D. Be able to see as your game become more exciting and fun!
Dual Screen for the 3DS

This is still the same feature as the older versions of the Nintendo but the gamer will visibly see that the screens have been enhanced. Nintendo is definitely proud of its 320x240 pixel resolution. Now, for the 3D effect, the top screen divides its resolution by two as this will help create the 3D effect for the games.
Nintendo 3DS’ Circle Pad
Be ready to try out the Nintendo Circle Pad, this serves as an additional pad aside from the old D-Pad. Gamers are able to choose two pads depending on the game that they are playing. The D-pad is recommended for best accurate and control for your game while the circle pad is recommended for smooth motions.

Introducing Nintendo 3DS’ Gyro and Motion Sensors
Another great addition to this gaming console is the motion and gyro sensors. These sensors will make sure that with every movement is perfectly translated in to you game. This will give you more ease and be hyped by its fast reaction to your movements. This is yet another step that Nintendo has taken.
Backwards Compatibility of the Nintendo 3DS
One of the most common questions that previous Nintendo owners have is whether the Nintendo 3DS is compatible with their Nintendo DS games. The answer to this is, yes! Your games and almost all other existing Nintendo DS and even DSi games are indeed compatible to play with the Nintendo 3DS.
Gamers all around the world would want to try out this new gaming unit. Who doesn’t? It sure emphasizes on its promise that it will be an incredible experience. With all these promising benefits, Nintendo 3DS will surely live up to its name as the next-generation in the gaming technology.