3DS System Update 10.4.0-29 Now Available

3DS System Update 10.4.0-29 Now Available

Nintendo has released system update version 10.4.0-29, which further improves overall system stability and security, and enhances user experience.

The latest Nintendo 3DS update is available across all major regions as of January 18. While minimal and routine, the following change(s) have been noted on Nintendo’s website:

Nintendo 3DS System Update 10.4.0-29 Details

  • Further improvements to overall system stability and other minor adjustments have been made to enhance the user experience

For the technically inclined, however, it’s worth mentioning that smealum, a well-known hacker in the Nintendo 3DS community, recently Tweeted, “It looks like nintendo snuck in some exploit mitigation in 10.4, in the form of limited physical layout randomization for certain titles.”

The previous system update (Ver. 10.3.0-28) released on November 9, 2015 and provided the same patch notes.

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  1. I already know its to block the homebrew browserhax exploit and the popular SafeSysDowngrade exploit. “System stability and security, and enhances user experience” Its funny because I remember them doing this with the AceKard 2i back in the DSi days lmao. Staying right here on Rei 9.20-28U


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