One of the most common questions we've had since getting the console relates to overall speed — is it really that much faster than the 2011 original and the 3DS XL? To answer this query we've put together a short video which compares the relative speeds of a New 3DS and an XL model when performing basic tasks — such as booting up, loading the eShop, dropping back to the Home menu, downloading content and loading a game. As you can see, the newer system is considerably faster than its forerunner.
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