Files with 3ds file extension are related to the ROM image format used by emulators of Nintendo 3DS portable game console.
There is one other file type using
the 3DS file extension!
.3ds - 3ds Max (3D Studio MAX) graphics [common]
Software that works with 3ds file extension
3DS file extension - Nintendo 3DS ROM image
What is 3ds file? How to open 3ds files?
File type specification:
The 3ds file extension is related to the Nintendo 3DS, a handheld video gaming console developed by Nintendo and released in 2011.
The 3ds file contains captured ROM from Nintendo 3DS game cartridge.
The default software associated to 3ds file type:
Company or developer:
Citra Emulator Project
Citra is cross-platform emulator of Nintendo 3DS video gaming console. Citra can currently emulate a wide variety of different homebrew programs and commercial software.
List of recommended software applications associated to the .3ds file extension
Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file: like open 3ds file, edit 3ds file, convert 3ds file, view 3ds file, play 3ds file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).
- Open 3ds file