Great news! — R4i-SDHC team just released a newest flashcart named “R4i-B9S”. They claim that with a R4i-B9S flashcart, you will be play all 3ds games for free!
What is R4i-B9S flashcart?
R4i-B9S is a compatible DS / DSi flashcart that is pre-flashed ntrboot, and with such a flashcart you can easy install boot9strap and Luma 3DS CFW on your 3DS or 2DS.
R4i-B9S flashcard FAQ
Q: Can Nintendo patch this?
Nope! Not without a new hardware revision.
Q: My flashcard is blocked by my firmware! Can I still use R4i-B9S card?
A: Yes! The flashcard blacklist is not enabled on the bootrom.
Q: Why can’t this work with other flashcard?
A: The installation requires you to flash NTRBoot to the flashcard’s nand. Not all flashcards have this!
Q: Can you make sure it works?
A: Yes, we are the manufacturer, and we know best what the flash card should be done.
Q: Can I unbrick from a brick?
A: Considering the card has access to the bootrom, most likely yes! This can potentially unbrick any brick (except MCU), unless you’ve taken a knife to the motherboard.
Q: Does this work on the New Nintendo 2DS XL?
A: Yes. Perfect support for 3DS(XL)/NEW 3DS(XL)/2DS/NEW 2DS(XL)
Q: Can I do this with a 8GB (or smaller) SD card?
Q: Can I use a 128GB (or larger) SD card?
A: Yes, but some users have reported slowdowns when using such large sizes. Note that you cannot format the card with exFAT; you need to format it with FAT32.