For those who are curious, NDS4iOS is a Nintendo app for the DS console and it works as an emulator. There is the multi-platform DeSmuME 0.9.10 and the emulator for iOS in the discussion is a part of this package. You can download NDS4iOS on your iPhone or iPad and any other devices as there are versions available for iOS 12+, 11+, 10+, 9+, 8+, and 7+. No need to jailbreak your device to do this. After installation, you will be able to play the favorite Nintendo games on the iPhone.
Compared to other DS emulators NDS4iOS has more features. The options like Dropbox, support to iCloud, BIOS support as well as support to the external game controllers are available within NDS4iOS.
NDS4iOS for iOS
NDS4iOS supports wireless linking so it can be worked on without wires. This emulator also includes Brand new skins from GBA and GBC. The icon logo of this app is updated and it also is supported by GBM, GBC, GBA ROMs along with DS, N64, NES, and SNES. The software takes regular updates so you can be assured that the developers are working continuously to keep it glitch-free.
You can browse within the app through Apple files and Game ROMs. As we have already mentioned, Google Drive and Dropbox are supported by this emulator. You sync your favorite games into the Dropbox. You will get cheat codes for this app and can save states. There is a controller vibration in it.
You can use the hold button on this app. The NDS4iOS supports the hardware keyboard too. You can manage event distribution in this app and also use 3D touch support in it. Airplay support is also enabled as well as custom controller skins. There are URL schemes support along with a fast forward option in this app.
You can skip game frames in time of playing. Also, managing gameplay and sound setting is easy within this tweak. The UI is pretty clean and navigation is easy. You can download the iNDS emulator from this application.
This is free software and without jailbreaking your device you can install it. The Nintendo games like Pokemon Go Sun and Moon, Super Mario Latest version games, Metroid can be played without any charge. However, the players need to add Rs manually and thus the Apple laws will be broken.
How to download NDS4iOS
You need to have a strong internet connection, iOS firmware, the iPhone, or iPad device. Also, you may need Cydia Impactor or TopStore, or CokerNutx so you can sideload the iPA files.
Now we will go through the detailed process of downloading NDS4iOS on i-devices. There are certain processes in which you can download NDS4iOS on your iPhone without PC or jailbreaking the device. This is a third party emulator application and thus is not originally developed by the Nintendo team. Nintendo DS is emulated for the iPhone. We will be showing the process using iGBA emulator for iOS devices. There are many third-party AppStore like Tweakbox or Topstore, Hackmarket, iOSEmus, and many more. We are showing here the procedure of downloading it from TopStore:
- First, you need to download the third-party AppStore on your device. For example, you will download TopStore on your device.
- When you click on the icon of TopStore the page will show the icon Apps, click on it to get the search bar.
- Type NDS4iOS on the search bar. You will get the file.
- Click on the file named NDS4iOS and wait for a few seconds.
- Now you need to click on the Install button to get it installed on your device.
Find the icon of this emulator at your home screen. This is pretty simple to use.
How to sideload NDS4iOS:
While you need to sideload the NDS4iOS.ipa file, you need to use an impactor. Here are the detailed steps for this process. We will be showing this process with Cydia impactor, so the first Cydia impactor on your device. You also need a PC and iOS data cable for this. As most of the iPhones and iPad are 2FA enabled, you may get an error while trying to use Cydia impactor. Then you need to generate an app-specific password and copying to the clipboard, you need to put them on the Apple account and by going to the security.
- Cydia impactor should be downloaded on the computer. After downloading, you need to unzip the file as it will be downloaded in zip form.
- Now download the NDS4iOS IPA file. After that, you have to connect the iPhone to the PC.
- Open Cydia impactor on the PC. It will detect the device after some time.
- Now you can drag the IPA file to the Cydia impactor and drop within it.
- Now type the Apple ID along with the app-specific password.
After some seconds the NDS4iOS will be installed. The icon will appear on the home screen.