Nintendo: Firmware updates (Wii U, Nintendo 3DS)

Nintendo

On this page, you will find all there is to know about the latest Firmware updates for Nintendo platforms: Wii U, Nintendo 3DS, and soon Nintendo Switch. We will make sure to keep it updated with both official patchnotes and any additional notes, along with other details (such as file size).

Latest update

Page created.

Latest Firmware updates

Wii U

  • Version number: 5.5.1
  • Release date: January 12th, 2016
  • Regions: Europe / North America / Japan
  • File size: 47MB
  • Patchnotes:
  • Further improvements to overall system stability and other minor adjustments have been made to enhance the user experience
  • Notes: none

Nintendo 3DS

  • Version number: 11.2.0-35
  • Release date: October 25th, 2016
  • Regions: Europe / North America / Japan
  • File size: unknown
  • Patchnotes:
  • Further improvements to overall system stability and other minor adjustments have been made to enhance the user experience
  • Notes: none

How to update

Wii U

  • let the console do its thing if you have automatic downloads activated; you should have the latest Firmware version the next time you turn it on.
  • go the System Settings, and launch the update process manually if you don’t have automatic downloads activated (or if the download hasn’t triggered automatically).

Nintendo 3DS

  • go to System Settings
  • select Other Settings
  • go to page 5
  • select System update

Firmware update history

Coming soon.


Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditmail
Lite_Agent

About

Founder and main writer for Perfectly Nintendo. Tried really hard to find something funny and witty to put here, but had to admit defeat. Also known as Maintenance Guy by some. Twitter: @lite_agent