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What is the difference between DS and DSi games?

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The Nintendo DSi is a dual-screen handheld game console released by Nintendo. The console launched in Japan on November 1, 2008, and worldwide beginning in April 2009. It is the third iteration of the Nintendo DS, and its primary market rival is Sony's PlayStation Portable (PSP).
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's camera plays a key role in games like Ghostwire, which allows players to hunt and capture “ghosts” using photography. As the DS Lite lacks a camera function, games that use snapshots can only be played on the DSi. The DS Lite also lacks photo editing software.
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Is there a difference between DS and DSi games?

All currently available software released for Nintendo DS can be played on Nintendo DSi. However, as the Nintendo DSi does not have a Game Boy Advance Game Pak Slot, certain games for Nintendo DS that make use of the GBA Game Pak Slot cannot be played, or some of the games' features cannot be used.
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What does DSi games mean?

(1) (DSi) A handheld game console from Nintendo (the Nintendo DSi). Introduced in 2008, it superseded the Nintendo DS. (2) (Dynamic Systems Initiative) A collection of Microsoft products for managing Windows in large enterprises.
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Does any SD Card work with DSi?

The Nintendo DSi is compatible with most SD Cards with the following specifications: Memory Capacity: Up to 32 GB (Gigabytes) Type: The Nintendo DSi supports standard SD cards as well as high-capacity SD cards (SDHC) over 2 GB in size. This includes miniSD and microSD when used with their respective card adapters.
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What SD cards work on DSi?

Memory Capacity: Up to 32 GB (Gigabytes). Type: The Nintendo DSi and Nintendo DSi XL support standard SD cards as well as high-capacity SD cards (SDHC) up to 32 GB in size. This includes miniSD and microSD when used with their respective adapters.
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Nintendo DS Comparison - Which Model Do I Buy? (DS vs Lite vs DSi vs DSi XL)

Are DSi games still sold?

Although DSiWare games and apps on the Nintendo eShop are currently not affected, the Wii U and 3DS eShops are scheduled for closure at some point during late March 2023. The last DSiWare software title was Crazy Train which was released in the United States on January 28, 2016.
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Can you still get DSi games?

The handheld counterpart to WiiWare, this was a walled garden of digital-only games that appeared first on the DSi hardware revision of the original DS is often overlooked but is still currently accessible via the 3DS eShop in its own little section, and it's got a lot more games of note than you might have expected!
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What is special about DSi?

The DSi has more RAM and a faster CPU than the DS Lite. Developers reported the console has a native mode, which runs software specifically designed for its hardware, access to the system's extra processing and memory resources.
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Can DSi take 3DS games?

Can I play Nintendo 3DS games on my Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi or Nintendo DSi XL? No, this is not possible.
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How do I put DS games on my SD card?

How to Transfer Data to an SD Card
  1. Insert the SD card into the system and turn the system on.
  2. Select the System Settings icon from the HOME Menu, and tap Open.
  3. Select Data Management.
  4. Tap the Nintendo 3DS Button, and then select Software or Extra Data.
  5. Tap the data that will be moved to the SD card.
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Can a 3DS game work in a DSi?

Can I Play Nintendo 3DS Game Cards on a Nintendo DS/DS Lite/DSi/DSi XL System? No. Nintendo 3DS Game Cards can only be played using a Nintendo 3DS familiy system.
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Is Pokemon Black a DS or DSi?

Japanese versions of Pokémon Black and White are region-locked; it can only be played on Japanese-region Nintendo DSi and Nintendo 3DS systems. They can, however, be freely played on older Nintendo DS systems from any region.
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Can a Nintendo DSi play Pokemon?

You can play every single handheld Pokemon game made either during, or before the DSi days. Anything before that is too power hungry and the DSi cant run it. That would be, for example Pokemom: Ultra Sun/Ultra Moon.
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Can you trade between DS and DSi?

You can only trade between games of the same Generation, though you can perform one-way transfers from an earlier Generation to next one.
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How long will a DSi last?

Nintendo DSi XL: 5 hours, 45 minutes. Nintendo DS: 6 hours, 1 minute.
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How much did DSi cost?

Nintendo DSi launches in the United States on April 5, 2009, at an MSRP of $169.99.
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Are DSi servers still up?

The Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection service, which provides certain online functionality for many Wii, Nintendo DS, and Nintendo DSi software titles, was discontinued on May 20, 2014.
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What year is DSi discontinued?

The DSi and DSi XL quietly ceased production worldwide without any announcement on September 30, 2014 ten days before the release of the New Nintendo 3DS and New Nintendo 3DS XL.
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When was the last DSi game released?

The last game for the Nintendo DS, Big Hero 6: Battle in the Bay, was released on October 28, 2014.
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How do I download games to my DSi?

On the client (receiving) systems. On the Nintendo DSi Menu, use the stylus to select the DS Download Play icon. Select the title of the game you wish to download, then select Yes to begin downloading. The game downloaded from the host system will remain until the system is turned off.
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What is the max SD Card for DS?

The Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo 3DS XL, and Nintendo 2DS systems are compatible with SD cards up to 2 GB in size, and SDHC cards of 4 GB and larger up to 32 GB in size. All other SD Card types are not considered compatible.
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Can DSi play GB games?

Game Boy Color Games will work on Game Boy Color, Game Boy Advance and Game Boy Advance SP systems. They will not work on the DS, DS Lite, or DSi. Game Boy Advance Games will work on Game Boy Micro, Game Boy Advance, Game Boy Advance SP, DS, and DS Lite Systems. They will not work on the DSi, DSi XL, or the 3DS.
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Can DSi take pictures?

Sending and receiving pictures is done through the Nintendo DSi Camera feature of the system. With Nintendo DSi Camera, you can take pictures using eleven different lenses that you can use to manipulate your pictures in fun and creative ways.
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