On July 10. 2017, Nintendo team released new firmware version-11.5.0-38. However, the new update still aims at improving system stability for Nintendo NEW3DS/NEW3DSXL, 3DS/3DSXL, and 2DS console. So what is the actual change of 3DS 11.5.0-38? Does 3ds flashcart sky3ds+or any 3ds homebrew exploits work on 3DS 11.5.0-38? Please do not update your 3DS/NEW3DS/2DS to current firmware easily.
Version 11.5.0-38U available via wireless Internet connection includes the following improvements:
Further improvements to overall system stability and other minor adjustments have been made to enhance the user experience
We have updated our 3DS console to V11.5.0-38J and test sky3ds+/sky3ds+ on it. We find that both orange button sky3ds+ and blue button sky3ds work on the latest firmware version without any issue. It means that sky3ds+ and sky3ds work on 3DS 11.5.0-38
3DS homebrew exploits on 3DS 11.5.0-38.
NINJHAX: Works on NEW3DS only(new hax payloads for 11.5 on NEW 3DS is available)
11.4 End of Life Exploits: Works on 11.5
Updating with Luma+ B9S: Safe (make a NAND backup before update)
NTR CFW: Works for streaming Still
DSIware Tansfer: Works
Should I update to 3DS 11.5.0-38?
1. If you usually use sky3ds+/sky3ds or r4 3ds cards to play 3DS/DS games and do not use any exploits or CFW, please update your 3DS console without worries.
2. If you want to access the 3DS eShop, you have to update to 3DS 11.5.0-38
3. If you have installed or ready to install some exploits/CFW, please do not update until there is a confirmation about it.
4. Gateway 3ds can not work on 3DS/NEW3DS/2DS 11.5.0-38 directly. Please do not update your 3DS console to Emunand 11.5 until the gateway team confirms the news.