How do I know what model my DS is?

How do I know what model my DS is?

On the Nintendo DSi Menu, use the stylus to select the Settings (wrench) icon. The version number will be displayed on the top screen in the lower right corner.

Are old DS worth anything?

How much is a Nintendo DS worth today? The original Nintendo DS sells for $36 on average, based on recently sold eBay listings. The redesigned DS Lite, however, goes for $48 on average, while the DSi and DSi XL – the DS line’s final revisions – sell for $39 and $64 respectively.

How many 3DS generations are there?

Nintendo 3DS

Left: The original Nintendo 3DS in aqua blue (2011) Right: The Nintendo 3DS XL in black (2012)
Manufacturer Nintendo, Foxconn
Product family Nintendo 3DS family
Type Handheld game console
Generation Eighth generation

What is the difference in the Nintendo DS models?

Nintendo Ds lasts for a shorter period time whereas Dsi lasts for a much longer time period. Nintendo Ds is heavier, whereas Dsi is lighter in weight. Nintendo Ds has a smaller slot for the stylus, but the Dsi has a roomier slot.

What order did the DS come out?


  • Nintendo DS (2004-2014)
  • Nintendo DS Lite (2006-2014)
  • Nintendo DSi (2008-2014)
  • Nintendo DSi XL (2009-2014)

What is the difference between Nintendo DS and DS XL?

The DSi XL is much bigger in terms of length and width but is surprisingly thinner than the DS Lite; it also weighs roughly 50% more. The difference in size and weight is forgivable when you look at the screens of the DSi XL, though. Instead of the 3-inch screens of the DS Lite, the DSi XL has huge 4.2-inch screens.

How much do you get for a Nintendo DS?

A used console costs anywhere between $20 and $300 depending on condition and whether the console is part of a limited run. Anyone looking for a cheap and cheerful console might want to consider a refurbished DSi XL, costing anywhere between $40 and $66.

What are the different 3DS models?

Every DS & 3DS Model From Worst To Best, Ranked

  1. 1 New 3DS XL. The New 3DS XL isn’t just the best handheld in the DS line, it’s Nintendo’s best handheld period.
  2. 2 New 2DS XL. Nintendo released the 2DS and followed it up with the New 3DS not long after.
  3. 3 New 3DS.
  4. 4 3DS XL.
  5. 5 DSi XL.
  6. 6 DSi.
  7. 7 DS Lite.
  8. 8 3DS.

Which is the newest Nintendo DS?

New Nintendo 2DS XL Nintendo’s latest DS console is somewhat of a compromise between the other two – and as far as we’re concerned, it’s the best of the lot.