A source apparently close to online gaming site Max Console has informed the publication what to expect from the next Nintendo 3DS firmware update which is known as 3.0.0-7x. Nintendo themselves haven’t announced the firmware update, so this is all just speculation and rumour.
Here’s what the source claims will be in the next 3DS update:
Ability to access Nintendo eShop account from other internet enabled devices including computers and smartphones.
This system update will allow users to take pictures of QR codes with the 3DS from the other device’s screen to redeem purchased content.
This update will add the application “Nintendo Network” to the 3DS.
Ability to update physical Nintendo 3DS Games via Nintendo Shop (DLC feature).
A “Game Preview” Mode for the Nintendo 3DS system Nintendo Shop.
Enhances the speed of the handheld.
Increases the system security with automatic security updates.
Nintendo Zone will be automatically added to European 3DS owners.