Nintendo 3DS XL Specifications, GamesAnd Release Date

Nintendo 3DS XL Technical Specifications

134mm × 74mm × vertical thickness horizontal 21mm (when folded) 
(Including the battery pack stylus SD memory card) 235g 

Bottom screen 
 (Approximately 16.77 million colors viewable) LCD with touch input feature
type 240 3.02 × 320 dots vertical dots next to / (46.08mm 61.44mm × vertical horizontal) 

Top screen
(Approximately 16.77 million colors viewable) widescreen LCD with integrated Autostereoscopic 
240 dots vertical (horizontal) × 800 dots / (46.08mm vertical 76.8mm × horizontal) 3.53 type 
can be assigned respectively to 400 dot 800 dot the right eye-left eye (horizontal three-dimensional representation is possible) 

Two cameras inside / outside 
Resolution (0.3 mega pixels) 640 × 480 both lenses: the number of effective pixels CMOS /:: imaging element / focal length of approximately 300,000 pixels 

Communications 2.4GHz communications passing between the play and play Nintendo 3DS available via the wireless LAN access point can be connected to the Internet (supports IEEE802.11b / g Reinforcement (WPA / WPA2 ) security) within 30m distance recommended ambient communication (※ may be shortened by circumstances) 

 System inputs 
Game card slot 
SD memory card slot 
Charging terminal AC adapter connection terminal 
Headphone connection terminal (stereo output) 
On the screen left and right stereo speakers (for surround pseudo-) 
(10cm when fully extended about) possible expansion and contraction 

Game inputs 
 A / B / X / Y button, cross, L / R buttons, Start / Select button 
(Possible 360-degree analog input) 
Slide pad 
Touch screen 
Built-in microphone 
Motion sensor 
Gyro sensor 


If you want to play Nintendo software 3DS : about 3 hours to 6.5 hours
if you want to play the Nintendo DS software: about 5 hours to 8 hours Battery life may vary depending on the brightness of the screen.
 Nintendo 3DS XL
Nintendo Gamers on the go can now expect positive news to a new handheld console from Nintendo this July and August.

Nintendo announced the Nintendo 3DS XL, which has a 90 percent bigger screen than the original 3DS portable gaming console.

"The Nintendo 3DS XL still featuring the same glasses-free 3D system, and Nintendo 3DS XL expected to last even longer on a single battery charge than the original 3DS," .

Nintendo 3DS XL screens measure 4.88 inches (upper) and 4.18 inches (lower) is added against the original 3DS' 3.53-inch upper and 3.01-inch lower screens.

PC World also say the XL has similar control configuration as the 3DS and lacks a second thumbpad.
"We'll be very curious to see whether the larger body of the 3DS XL can accommodate the Circlepad Pro accessory that was released for the 3DS to allow players more control over 3D games," it said.

The 3Ds XL is expected to be priced $199.99, about $30 more than the current $169.99 of the base 3DS.
Nintendo also announced its New Super Mario Bros. 2 will launch alongside the 3DS XL in August.

They also mention other titles for the 3Ds and 3Ds XL including Kingdom Hearts 3D: Dream Drop Distance, Professor Layton and the Miracle Mask, LEGO The Lord of the Rings.

Another report on said the Nintendo 3DS XL will include an AC adapter in North America but not in Japan.

However, it said other adapters from other Nintendo console can be used for the new device. said this new handheld will come in colors of Black, Black-Blue, and Black-Red on August 19 in North America for $199.
It releases on July 28 in Japan and Europe