During the Japan-only Nintendo Direct the new Nintendo 3DS was revealed, which is pretty big news.
The new Nintendo 3DS releases October 11th in Japan, yet Nintendo of America has not announced the console or it's release date yet, although it was said it would not come out this year.
- Faster CPU
- Better 3D screen technology
- MicroSD-slot instead of normal-sized SD-slot
- Amiibo support
- Two circle-pads instead of one
- New buttons ZR and ZL
The picture below shows the differences between the New Nintendo 3DS and the New Nintendo 3DS XL. The new Nintendo 3DS is a little bit bigger than the older 3DS, in length and height.