Some important changes have been made in 3DS latest FW 11.1.0-34, what are them and are they bring bad influence? Let me show you here. Generally, R4 flashcarts are still in use, homebrew 3ds 11.1.0 is feasible, emunand 3ds v11.0 can work…
3DS FW 11.1.0-34
The 2DS/Old3DS+New3DS 11.1.0-34 system update was released on September 13, 2016. This Old3DS update was released for the following regions: USA, EUR, JPN, CHN, KOR, and TWN. This New3DS update was released for the following regions: USA, EUR, JPN, CHN, KOR, and TWN.
Further improvements to overall system stability and other minor adjustments have been made to enhance the user experience
Which are being changed in 3DS FW 11.1.0-34?
Native Firm, Home Menu, NS module, Internet Browser, Bad word list, Nzone hotspot list, DSP, friends module.
Looks like a9lh and other cfw emunands are working on 11.1 based on early reports. Make sure you have a CTRNAND backup on 11.0 before updating a9lh and use a CFW that has firm protect (hint: luma3ds). Also make sure your home menu is clean before updating.
NTR cfw kind of working now for firmware 11.1. Users have reported downgrading home menu allows NTR to work. Make a nand backup before trying this.
- R4 3DS works: R4i gold 3ds, R4i sdhc 3ds, R4i gold pro, R4i dual core, R4i sdhc rts lite 2016, R4i gold eu 3ds, Ace3ds plus, R4i snoopy, R4i sdhc upgrrade all tested work on 3DS 11.1.0-34U.
- Dstwo+ or Dstwo Plus: Yes, Dstwo+ can support NDS/GBA/SNES games on 11.1.0-34U/E/J.
- Sky3ds works: Yes, Sky3ds works on all 3ds FW, including 11.1.0-34.
- Sky3ds+ works: Same with Sky3ds.
- Gateway 3ds blocked: Gateway 3ds card is only playing 3DS Games on 3DS v4.1 to v9.2. Plus, do not update GW 3DS Emunand to 11.1, the game selection menu is not working. You should wait for the GW team update again!
For Homebrew launchers
- Browerhax, Menuhax, Ninjhax, Supermysterychunkhax, (V*)hax, Hhumblehax, Basehaxx are dead on 3DS V11.1. Don't update.
- Freakyhax(Primary 3ds exploit), Oot3dhax, Steelhax, Stickerhax, Smashbroshax work on 3DS 11.1.0-34.
For 3DS Emuand
3DS 11.1.0-34 A9hl sysnand / EMUNAND working on Cakes rxTools Luma CFW, e-shop and everything works normally.
For 3DS Downgrade
Yes, Hardmod 3ds to dowgrade is not your Only choice. Dsiware downgrading works again but you need an entry point, which are very few now. No more easy browser sploits.
If you accept pay for downgrade 3ds 11.1: http://www.infinitydream.com/downgrade-111-92-3ds-new-3ds-p-1265.html?language=en.
If you want to read the 3DS 11.1 downgrade tutorial, here are they https://github.com/Plailect/Guide/wiki/DSiWare-Downgrade and https://www.reboot.ms/forum/threads/downgrade-3ds-11-0-to-9-2-using-hardmod.2403/.
Attention: Downgrade 3ds FW is Risky, be very careful when you choose this for hacking 3DS!
Homepass is reported to be broken for some ssids. Use attwifi.
httpwn is reported still working so you don't have to update to access online services. Update: very mixed results actually. May not work for everybody.
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