Nintendo 3DS XL Review
Nintendo 3DS XL (view product ) is a video game console which competes against products like
Sony Playstation 4, Nintendo Switch and Nintendo Super NES Classic. Compared to its peers, Nintendo 3DS XL is one of the better-performing products in its category, with an overall ranking of #5 out of 10 total products.
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Nintendo 3DS XL's strengths are:
- Offers backwards compatibility details
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Nintendo 3DS XL Full Review
Nintendo 3DS XL has an overall score of 2.0
out of 5 stars, giving it a ranking of 5
of 10 video game consoles
To calculate Nintendo 3DS XL's score, we look at a range of factors and compare them with other brands in the video game console space. We look at overall brand popularity, Nintendo 3DS XL's price point compared to other video game consoles, as well as reviews they've received from customers. We also look at e-commerce features such as payment options accepted, discount policies, shipping and returns policies, and other customer service features.
Nintendo 3DS XL Display Quality
Based on ratings published by trusted online review sites as well as information from Nintendo 3DS XL's website, Nintendo 3DS XL performs average to better than average in terms of display performance compared to other video game console services.
Based on a review posted on t3.com, Nintendo 3DS XL was rated as fairly average for display performance relative to competing video game console services. Check out the entire review here. Here's a brief quote from this review:
While still solid and rugged, the XL also lacks the reassuring build quality of its predecessor, the D-pad, 3D slider and interior plastic in particular cheap and clicky, the enormous 'Select', 'Home' and 'Start' buttons looking like something you'd get in a knock-off Nintari 'multi-game' portable on the Costa del Sol.
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— Knoji Staff reviewed Nintendo 3DS XL on July 7, 2019, Read 1 display quality review.
Nintendo 3DS XL VR Support
Unfortunately, Nintendo 3DS XL does not support VR support. You can also visit Nintendo 3DS XL's VR compatibility customer FAQ page to see if they've provided any additional information on this topic. We also recommend checking their homepage to see if they've posted any more updated information on their VR compatibility.
— Knoji Staff reviewed Nintendo 3DS XL on June 25, 2019, Read 1 VR support review.
Nintendo 3DS XL Backwards Compatibility
Yes, Nintendo 3DS XL does offer backwards compatibility. You can find additional information about Nintendo 3DS XL's backwards game compatibility on their customer service page here. You can also visit their homepage to see if Nintendo 3DS XL has posted additional information on their backwards game compatibility.
— Knoji Staff reviewed Nintendo 3DS XL on June 25, 2019, Read 1 backwards compatibility review.