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Which data can be transferred?

The following data can be transferred using the transfer function in System Settings:

[Nintendo DSi and Nintendo DSi XL to New Nintendo 3DS and New Nintendo 3DS XL]

  • Nintendo DS Profile (Internet connection settings and Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection information)
  • Photos & Recordings
  • Nintendo DSiWare

[Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo 3DS XL to New Nintendo 3DS and New Nintendo 3DS XL]

  • Nintendo DS Profile (Internet connection settings and Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection information)
  • Save data for built-in software (including your friend list and Mii Maker data)
  • Nintendo DSiWare
  • Nintendo Network ID
  • Contents of the SD Card data (e.g. downloadable software and its save data, add-on content, etc.)
  • Nintendo eShop account activity and funds

There are several different ways to perform a system transfer – find out which one is suitable for you with our Step-by-step System Transfer Guide.