Buying a new Nintendo 3ds XL brand new

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  1. pikachusykes
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    if I buy a brand new Nintendo 3ds xl. will it come out on the latest 10.5 or 10.6 version or on an older version so that I can do gateway?
     
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    It will be in 9.2 or lower which you will be able to use Gateway or a CFW.

    o3DS production stopped at 9.2
     
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    Oh Old 3DS? All of them will be below 9.2 if its new in box besides the 2DS yokai watch bundle and maybe the pokemon R/B/Y 2DS
     
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    I believe so, he said "brand new Nintendo 3ds xl" the word new as part of brand new rather than New 3DS.

    I guess Nintendo of Japan and their sense of the word *NEW* is totally missguided lol
     
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    I haven't found a new in box N3ds with 10.3+ yet
     
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    I meant the New Nintendo 3DS XL. the one that released recently
     
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    See my last post
     
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    what version do you think the 20th anniversary 3ds will be?
     
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    I hear FE: Fates is 10.3, but 10.4 is where the downgrade is lost.
     
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    I read from some people that is 10.2 (which can be downgraded to 9.2), can't confirm by myself tho.
     
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    I bought a new 3ds XL from Target today. Are you saying there's a good chance it's 10.3? Serial starts with QW111755. Won't open it if it's not 10.3. Thanks.
     
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    9.9-10.3
     
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    There are literally ZERO reports of 10.4 units... The highest confirmed are the Fates systems that are at 10.3... So yeah, I would say you have a %99.9 chance of having a 10.3 or lower system out of the box.
     
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    Exactly my point; thanks for help clarify :-)

    Target and wally world have amazing return policies. I've spend 2 hrs there buying and returning n3ds units till I left with ips screens
     
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