If you use your nintendo 3DS console to login the e-shop today, you will get the message that uodate your 3DS to a new firmware 3DS V2.1.0-4, yes, nintendo updated the 3DS firmware again. But dont worry,the new firmware wont block your flahscards, just do some small changes, let’s take a look.
July 25, 2011
Nintendo 3DS Menu 2.1.0-4U
Included in this update:- System stability improvements and other adjustments
– Further improvements to overall system stability and other minor adjustments have been made to enhance the user experience.
– Your Nintendo 3DS system and software are not designed for use with any unauthorized device and/or any unauthorized software. Please note that the Nintendo warranties do not cover any defects to or defects caused by unauthorized devices, software, modifications and/or non-licensed accessories. Furthermore such use may lead to injury to yourself or others and may cause performance issues and/or damage to your Nintendo 3DS system and related services. Nintendo (as well as Nintendo licensees or distributors) is not responsible for any damage or loss caused by the use of such devices, software, modifications or non-licensed accessories. IMPORTANT: After the Nintendo 3DS system is updated, any existing or future unauthorized technical modification of the hardware or software of your Nintendo 3DS system, or the use of an unauthorized device in connection with your system, may render the system permanently unplayable. Content deriving from the unauthorized modification of the hardware or software of your Nintendo 3DS system may be removed. Failure to accept the update may render games unplayable.
I have updated my 3DS to V2.1.0-4,took my R4i gold 3ds to do the test, everything is great,the r4i gold is still working like a charm in the new 3DS firmware, another, i also asked some of other flashcard friends,seems that their flashcards are also avaialble on the new firmware. The new firmware dont block flashcard at all.
Here is the confirmed working list
R4i gold 3ds (r4ids.cn)
those 4 cards have been confirmed still working on the new 3DS firmware, please feel free to update your 3DS if you have one of them ,about other cards, please tell us your result after you do the test.