Is there a free 3ds 11.7 exploit to use for playing games or installing CFW?

Does any 3ds exploit work on the latest 11.7.0-40 firmware? If there is a free 3ds 11.7 exploit to use, what can it do on the 3DS V11.7 firmware console, playing free games, installing CFW or Homebrews? If you have questions like them, let give you answer here.

Any 3DS Exploit work on the V11.7.0-40?

The answer is YES, some homebrew exploits and ntrboothax exploit work for the 3DS/2DS/NEW 2DS XL console, even they are with the 11.7.0 firmware version after testing. What exactly are they, let me introduce them one by one in the following.

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Ninjhax 2.9

Ninjhax 2.9 or Ninjhax Alpha is one of the most popular Primary 3DS homebrew entrypoints in 2018, it is allowing one to launch the Homebrew Launcher through the game Cubic Ninjia. It is released by the famous Smealum. With Ninjhax 2.9, you can launch the homebrew launcher and run homebrew like region-free patching and some emulators.


Freakyhax is a QR-code homebrew exploit for the 3DS game Freakyforms Deluxe.  It is an old, primary homebrew entry-point for 3DS’s on a more recent firmware, such as 11.7.0-40. To use it on your Nintendo 3ds firmware device, you must have a cartridge or eShop version (USA/EUR/JAP, not available anymore for purchase) of “Freakyform Deluxe”.

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NTRboothax or Magnethax, the hottest 3ds exploit to use for running B9S .firm files from bootrom via a compatible flashcard and a magnet! This works on every 3DS on any firmware version, including the latest 3ds v11.7. This allows us to have a simple installation of Boot9Strap/CFW to any 3DS, this also enable us to unbrick any 3DS bricked by normal means, all preparations are just an ntrboot flashcart and a maget if your 3DS devices is of a folding style.

The NTRboot compatible flashcards are R4i gold 3ds plus, Ace3ds X, R4i b9s 3ds, R4i gold pro 2018 and so on. With each of the cheap r4 3ds cards using on your 3DS console with NTRboot method, you can play both NDS and 3DS Games(in CIA format) freely.

Do 3DS 11.7 exploits support DS/3DS games and CFW/Homebrew?

Ninjhax 2.9, Freakyhax and NTRboothax, what can you do after installing them on the consoles? Please check their function list here.

Things you can do with 3ds 11.7 homebrew exploits

-Region-free play of physical cartridge games
-Overclocking full usage of
new 3DS processor for better game performance
-Emulation, play GBA/SNES/NES/other old games with homebrew emulator
-Back-up of save files for games (enables sharing of save files or multiple saves on games with single save slots)
-Fan-made modifications/patches for games (language patches, re-textures, etc)
-Play games developed for 3DS via homebrew (there’s a 3DS version of Portal)
-Use other homebrew software like file browsers (homebrew Pokemon Bank in the making)

Things you can do with NTRboothax on 3ds v11.7

Inject the NTRboothax exploit to your 3DS V11.7 console, then you can install B9S, Luma3DS CFW and FBI. After that, you can do many amazing things on your handheld with CFW installed.

-Backup, edit, and restore saves for many games
-Play games for older systems with various emulators, using RetroArch or other standalone emulators. (Works best with a New Nintendo 3DS)
-Install homebrew titles
to your system, and have them appear on your HOME Menu
-Dump your game cards to a format you can install, and play them without needing the card
-New 3DS or New 2DS only: stream live gameplay to your PC wirelessly with NTR CFW
-Run many old Nintendo DS flash carts that were blocked long ago or never worked on Nintendo 3DS
-Safely update to the latest system version without fear of losing access to homebrew

In short, with 3ds 11.7 homebrew exploits, you can install HB while use the NTRboothax, you can install CFW. But nether of them will support DS or 3DS game pirating for you. Those free 3ds exploits are written by hackers for Interest not for earning money, so the 11.7 3ds exploits can’t play commercial NDS or 3DS games for you! Keep that in mind.

Without using 3ds 11.7 exploits, how to play DS/3DS games?

stargate 3ds 11.7 sky3ds+

You have 3 options, they are all the flash cards for the Nintendo 3ds system handhelds. You can choose each one according to your need and budget.

For playing NDS games, buy the r4i 3ds flashcard, it is supporting on 3ds v11.7, working for every 3ds family model and playing nearly all NDS games on your console. Moreover, it supports ds homebrews, gba/snes/nes/other game emulators, multimedia files, real-time save, user cheats and other functions with a very lower retail price $16.99.

For playing 3DS games, buy the sky3ds+ or sky3ds plus, it’s the Best 3ds game flashcard in the market, support every 3DS Game, plug&play, works on All 3ds firmwares and regions, if you want to play free 3ds games easily and enjoy online play on your 3ds v11.7 device, just buy it.

For playing both of them, purchase the Stargate 3ds, it supports both of ds and 3ds games, also be plug&play, the only issue is Stargate 3ds still can’t play the latest 3ds games for you. You can buy it if you only want to pay for a little to play both DS and 3DS games, it’s much cheaper than the sky3ds+ card.