The problem of R4i Gold 3DS RTS not work in New 3DS ??

Recently i have received a feedback from our customer that the R4i Gold 3DS not work in new 3DS . see the problem below:


According to our experience , it should be the R4i Gold 3ds Flashcart not upgrading ,so it can not be played in New 3DS.

You need to intall the patches file to upgrade the R4i Gold 3ds Flashcart in your NDS or your NDSi game body, now let me show to how to work it !!

1. Download the Newest R4 Kernel and upgarde Pateched from official  websites

*Newest R4 Kernel

*Upgarde Patches

 2.After the Download , reboot the files  and you can see the files below


Notice : you can see there are 2 patch files ( One is for NDSi  ) and (One is for NDS )  ,you can only select the correspond patch  according to your NDS or NDSi.

3. Formated the Micro SD card and copy the Kernel and the accordingly Patches and your game Rom to the boot of the Micro SD card


4.Insert the Micro SD card to the R4i 3ds Card and insert to the game body.


5. Find the Patch Files and click “A” ,if there is the surface of fail , you need to take out the R4i 3ds card and insert again!


6. After it complete ,it will shows Upgarding success!


7. Then Take out the R4i 3ds card and now you can play games in 3DS !! Enjoy!


Hope the gamer see the artile can help you out for the problem and please kindly noted you must choose the right patch for your game body !!

R4i-SDHC 3DS works perfectly 3DS v4.4.0-10

R4i-SDHC 3DS team has released a new firmware, and you can update your card to support 3DS v4.4.0-10.

It’s a good news for all the players.

Here is a simple tuitional for you guys to do this.

Things required:

1x DSL/DSi/3DS (lower than 4.4.0-10)

1x R4i-SDHC 3DS

1x SD card

1x Card reader

of course a 3DS 4.4.0-10 is needed to prove the result.


1 download the latest firmware 1.62b on the official site of r4i-sdhc 3ds.

2 unzip the pkg, you’ll get 3 folders and 1 file. “moonmemo”,”moonshl2″,”R4iMenu”,”R4.dat”.

r4i 3ds folders and files

3 put the 4 things into the boot of your SD card.

4 insert your sd card into the flashcard then run it on your DSL/DSi.

5 choose “setting” then click “upgrade”

R4i-sdhc 3ds setting  R4i-sdhc 3ds upgrade

6 wait patiently for loading.

R4i-sdhc 3ds start   

7 when completed successfully, test it on your 3DS 4.4.0-10.

3DS 4.4.0-10  R4i-sdhc 3ds on 3DS 4.4.0-10   R4i-sdhc 3ds on 3DS 4.4.0-10  play Mario on 3DS 4.4.0-10 using R4i-sdhc 3ds



That’s all the procedure.


If we got additional information, it will be updated in time.

so, looking forward to it. : )






How to update the R4i sdhc 3DS to support 3DS v4.3.0-10?

What we need:

1 x r4i sdhc card
1 x ds/dsi
1 x sd card


1. Go to the official to download the newest kernel v1.60b
2. Unzip it and put all files into the root of sd card
3. Before update, we will see the icon is like follow:

4. Enter it, select the third one:

5. Click the “upgrade”

6. Then click “start” to start updating, do not power off during the updating and make sure the power is full. Otherwise, it will damage the card.

7. When the update is finished, reboot console and the icon will change:

Now your card can work on 3DS v4.3.0-10 perfectly!

Tnanks for your reading!