Can you change the shell on a 3DS XL?

Can you change the shell on a 3DS XL?

While no aftermarket shells currently exist to make this an even remotely affordable option for most 3DS XL owners, it is a fairly simple process for those who own systems from multiple territories. …

Does the new 3DS XL have swappable faceplates?

The standard (small) New Nintendo 3DS supports faceplate swapping (the New 3DS XL does not). To do this, all you need are the new faceplates, the New 3DS Stylus, and a small + screwdriver. For the back, you have to use a crosshead + screwdriver to remove the two small screws.

Can you trade in a 3DS XL for a Switch?

Trade-in a console toward a Switch at GameStop, get up to $275 off. The eligible systems for trade-in are a PS4, PS4 Pro, Xbox One (original), Xbox One S, Xbox One X, Wii U, 3DS XL and PS Vita. Basically, any system from the current-generation is fine.

How do you replace the top screen on a 3DS?

Hold the device in one hand and turn it over. Grab the top edge of the back cover with your opposite hand so that the cover does not fall back into place. Flip the 3DS over again so that the back cover is facing up. Pull the back cover up and away from the rest of the device to remove it.

How do you get rid of scratches on a 3DS?

Removing Scratches on the Nintendo 3DS

  1. Use a soft microfiber cloth designed for electronics or glasses.
  2. Dampen the cloth with water only.
  3. Wipe off the touch screen and the upper screen.
  4. Use a dry part of the microfiber cloth to dry the screens thoroughly.
  5. Dab any dust or smudges with a piece of transparent tape.

How do you do a Shell Swap on a Nintendo 3DS?

It shows where the screws are and some of the board but the critical part – how to take the tiny ribbon cables out and most importantly how they go back together isn’t there.

Can you swap 3DS XL for 3DS LL?

In this guide, the motherboards from both a blue and black North American 3DS XL and a white Japanese 3DS LL will be swapped, resulting in two system colors not commercially available in their respective territories – a blue and black Japanese 3DS LL, and a white North American 3DS XL.

What kind of shell does a 3DS XL have?

New Full Housing Case Cover Shell with Buttons Replacement Parts for Nintendo 3DS XL/3DS LL Game Console-Custom Blue. . . . .

When did the Nintendo 3DS XL come out?

The Nintendo 3DS XL 2015, marketed as the New Nintendo 3DS XL, was released October 11, 2014 in Japan and February 13, 2015 in North America. How do you do a shell swap?