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Can the DS play Gameboy Advance?

Yes, but only the original Nintendo DS and DSLite, there's a cartridge port at the bottom of the console that accepts GBA, GameBoy and GB Color carts. The DSi didn't included a GBA slot but you can still play a few GBA titles on the 3DS by downloading from the Nintendo eShop.

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Which DS has a Gameboy slot?

Nintendo DS Lite

Like the original DS, the Nintendo DS Lite is compatible with Game Boy Advance Game Paks as well as Nintendo DS game cards. The DS Lite has a DS slot on top and a Game Boy slot on the bottom. A removable cover for the Game Boy Advance Game Pak slot provides added protection from dust and other foreign materials.

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Can the 2DS play Gameboy Advance games?

3DS or 2DS does not have a cartridge slot for GBA games, although you CAN play DS games on them. You can find a used DS lite for pretty cheap on eBay which is what I did so I can play GBA cartridges. The complete summary: DS Original (often called DS "Phat") and DS Lite had the GBA slot.

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Which DS 3DS models have a GBA slot?

The complete summary: DS Original (often called DS "Phat") and DS Lite had the GBA slot. DSi and DSi XL did not, and could therefore not play them. Everything in the 3DS family (3DS, 3DS XL, 2DS, "new" 3DS, "new" 3DS XL, and "new" 2DS XL) all play DS games but none has the GBA slot.

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Why can't the DS play Gameboy games?

The Nintendo DS and DS Lite systems lack the special processor that is required to play these games. Because of the age of the processor, and the difficulty in adding that processor to an already highly complicated architecture, the processor was not included in the final design of these systems.

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Why can't the 3DS play GBA games?

It's All Technical. The short answer is that the Nintendo 3DS' hardware isn't engineered to play Game Boy Advance games.

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Which DS consoles have the GBA slot?

The original DS/DS Lite have the GBA slots, as do the GBA, GBA SP, and the Game Boy Player (GC accessory). The DSi/DSi XL/DSi LL do NOT have any GBA slots.

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Which Nintendo DS has a Gameboy slot?

Nintendo DS Lite

Like the original DS, the Nintendo DS Lite is compatible with Game Boy Advance Game Paks as well as Nintendo DS game cards. The DS Lite has a DS slot on top and a Game Boy slot on the bottom. A removable cover for the Game Boy Advance Game Pak slot provides added protection from dust and other foreign materials.

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Can 2ds play Game Boy Advance games?

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Can old 3DS run GBA games?

No, this is not possible.

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