Month: July 2014


The R4i Gold 3DS flashcart from one of the famous team It use the gold color. So we call it R4i Gold 3DS. the 3DS is not mean 3DS games. It means it works on 3DS console. R4i Gold 3DS is one of the best flashcart.


R4i Gold 3DS use the wood kernel . so it support almost all the famous flashcart features. You can use r4 gold 3ds to run apps,play ds games,and enjoy more.

With apps for Facebook, Twitter, Web Browsing, and more, you will never run out of things to do with your R4 Gold 3DS.  Everything from remakes of old classic games for old computer and video game systems, to being able to play some of your favorite consoles games of yesterday with emulators for the most popular game systems.  You’ll be able to play NES games, SNES, TG16 games, NeoGeo games, Gameboy and Gameboy color games as well as run thousands and thousands of classic computer games for systems like the ZX Spectrum, the C64, BBC Mirco and others.  Imagine being able to take all of those old systems with you, all on your Nintendo hand held and having them all in one place – ready to play whenever you feel like it.  Use inexpensive micro SD and micro SDHC cards to both store and load your games and applications and enjoy them all on your 3DS system. R4 Gold 3DS is always up to date, the team always work hard to have any future firmware updates and upgrades ready to use… Often within days of a system update to your handheld.

R4 Gold 3DS main faunction is to play DS games on your Nintendo 3DS, 3DS XL, 2DS,DSi,DS console. Because  the r4 flashcarts have came out for many yesrs. So it have  the best compatibility. You can use it on any version of 3DS firmware include the latest 3DS 8.1.0-18.

R4 Gold 3DS is very easy to us. Just need a few steps after you have got it.

How to setup r4 gold 3DS frimware on 3DS 8.1.0-18 ?

STEP 1: Prepare the wood r4 kernel and r4 card

1) Micro sd card ( Sandisk is better,not the SD card coming with the 3ds(XL))
    (don’t buy from amazon, there are many fake cards)
2) R4i Gold 3DS Card
3)Wood r4 v1.64 kernel files ( download from here:
   (there are many links on the page, find out the below picture and click the download)

4)micro sd card reader. You should format you micro sd card to FAT32
   format is very important.

STEP 2: copy kernel files

copy all the files _rpg and _DS_MENU.DAT to the root folder of the micro sd card.

STEP  3: copy some ds games to play

copy the game roms to the root folder of the micro sd card.( we provide some free roms here:

inside the micro sd card into your r4 card and then put the r4 card into 3ds (XL)


How to setup the R4i Gold 3DS Deluxe Edition 4.0b2 firmware on 3DS ?

R4i Gold 3DS Deluxe Edition  is the most cheap 3DS mode flashcart in the Market.  You can?


Two micro sd cards (one is ok too) ,adapter,flashcart and 3DS console

STEP 1: download the firmwares for R4i Gold 3DS Deluxe Edition.  One wood kernel and one 3DS mode file.



Extract the R4i gold 3ds deluxe firmware 4.0b2 , and copy the “” to your 3DS SD. And copy the WoodR4 kernel to the microsd card. (always download the latest kernel from official site. If you want to download the firmware 4.0b1. click R4i Gold 3DS Deluxe Firmware 4.0b1)

STEP 2: Unpack the zip files


STEP3:Open folder “wood r4igold v1.64″ and get the root files below (one the right). Then copy the root files into your micro SD card, put the micro SD card into r4i gold card (blue card) into your console.


Open folder “r4igold deluxe firmware 4.0b2″ and get the root files on the right, copy file “launcher.dat” into your SD card, then insert the SD card into your console.


Power on your console, and find the micro SD card icon, press “A” to start it! Then you will access to the program, select micro SD card, press “start” and select “3DS setup”.


some photo show the steps: