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More 3DS Info – MP3 Support, Wi-Fi Security, Friend Codes

More 3DS Info – MP3 Support, Wi-Fi Security, Friend Codes

by Steve CullumFebruary 8, 2011

IGN recently had an interview with Nintendo, where they answered a number of readers’ questions. Below, we have compiled some of the new information.

  • A 3DS and DS can play a multiplayer DS game.
  • Developers are free to utilize items like coins and mp3 to their liking.
  • The 3DS is capable of using custom soundtracks from mp3.
  • Users must enable Street Pass functionality for each game.
  • Users can use “whatever size [SD card] they want.”
  • There is no support for multi-touch.
  • Camera resolution is 640×480 (same as screen); still photos only for now.
  • The 3DS supports WPA and WPA2 Wi-Fi security.
  • Play Coins will not be usable in the eShop.
  • Similar to Wii, once a Friend Code is exchanged, you will see the user’s nickname on your Friend List.


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Steve Cullum
Steve is a Senior Editor for NintendoFuse. He has been a Nintendo fan since the NES and Game Boy. His favorite types of games are action platformers, multiplayer “party” games, and any game that is pure fun and pulls him in for hours. Steve has been blogging for NintendoFuse since 2008.

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