Nintendo Co. this week released a new system update that offers new functionality to the handheld.
New features include a tool that allows users to transfer a game save from a physical copy of a game to the digital version.
In addition, users can now download items in the background when the handheld is in Sleep Mode.
Nintendo in Jan. cut sales projections for the Nintendo 3DS to 15 million units from 17.5 million units. It has sold 29.84 million 3DS units to date.
The company posted a profit of $160 million for the first nine months to Dec. By comparison the company recorded a $531 million loss the year prior. It reported revenue of $5.9 billion, down from $6.1 billion the year prior. Finally, the company’s operating loss narrowed to $64.4 million from $180.4 million one year prior.