Well, just like the Wii U, the Nintendo 3DS also received a system firmware update today. This brings the entire 3DS family of systems to version 11.16.0-48. It’s another “stability” update. There have also been some other minor adjustments.
Like the Wii U update, this is also the first patch for the 3DS in 2022. Here are the official patch notes, courtesy of Nintendo’s support page:
version 11.16.0-48U (Aug 29, 2022)
Additional improvements have been made to overall system stability and other minor tweaks to improve the user experience.
Dataminer OatmealDome has also taken a look at this update, revealing some updates to the eStore, web browser, and a few other areas:
Once again, this lines up with the latest phase of the 3DS eShop shutdown, which removes the use of prepaid cards. You can learn more in the following story:
Have you already downloaded this update for 3DS? Do you notice anything else? Leave a comment below.