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Top 3 Nintendo DS / NDS Emulators for PC – Windows 10 / 7 to Play NDS Games on Computer


Nintendo DS or NDS is one of the best selling handheld gaming consoles ever by Nintendo. Some of its game titles such as Mario Kart, Pokemon Black are still worth a decent gaming session due to their attractive gameplay. For the solution of How to play Nintendo DS Games on PC – We bring you the Top 3 Free Nintendo DS / NDS Emulators for PC .

3 Best Nintendo DS / NDS Emulators for PC (Working on Windows 10 too) 

NDS Emulator # 1 – DeSmuME

DeSmuME NDS Emulator for PC

DeSmuME NDS Emulator for PC

DeSmuME is perhaps the best Nintendo DS emulator for your PC or Laptop. It can emulate and play Nintendo NDS games at ease, with microphone and sound emulation. Amongst all the emulators we tried our hand at DeSmuME had the best sound reproduction for ROMs & games.

Besides, these DeSmuME has some great features such as –

  • Ability to Save games & load saved game states.
  • Cheat codes support.
  • External Gamepad and Joystick support.

Click here to Download DeSmuME NDS emulator for Windows 10 / 7 / 8.1 (64-bit)

Click here to Download DeSmuME NDS emulator for Windows 10 / 7 / 8.1 (32-bit)


NDS Emulator # 2 – No$GBA (No Cash GBA)

No$GBA Nintendo DS Emulation on Windows 10

No$GBA Nintendo DS Emulation on Windows 10

Not to be confused by its name, No$GBA is a really capable DS emulator for windows. Though primarily made for GBA it can run NDS games like Pokemon Black with ease..

The only concern about No$GBA is its loading of ROM which isn’t visible at first.

To play Nintendo DS game on Windows via No$GBA , navigate to File – > Cartridge menu (Files.lst) and here select the NDS game ROM which you want to play.

The Emulator is very quick and supports gamepad too, its just sometimes the audio becomes unfiltered on switching between other apps to Nocash GBA.

Click here to Download No$GBA Nintendo DS emulator for Windows 7/8.1 & Windows 10


NDS Emulator # 3 – DuoS DSEMU

DuoS DSEMU NDS Emulator for PC

DuoS DSEMU NDS Emulator for PC

DuoS DSEMU is altogether a different and very easy to use DS emulator. It has no User interface to open or load a ROM in order to save memory. All you need to do is right click on your games .nds ROM file and open with the DuoS DSEMU , or you can set file associations for the same.

So , next time whenever you double click on the ROM it will instantly load inside the emulator.

Unlike the above two emulators, DuoS doesn’t support gamepad or joysticks, but its really very fast and compatible with almost all Windows versions .

Click here to Download DuoS DSEMU NDS emulator for PC / Windows 10 / 8.1 /7 


So, these are the best NDS Emulators to play Nintendo DS games on your Pc or computer without owning the console, however you need to own the game or ROM for the Nintendo DS game you wish to play inside the emulator. A simple google search for NDS ROM plus game or sites like romhustler.net can help you get your desired NDS game.



  1. Eric February 5, 2018

    DeSmuME is the best one I’ve tried, and believe me I’ve tried a few. Just be aware you might have trouble finding NDS roms nowadays since Nintendo started cracking down. You’ll have to look in… darker areas of the internet to find them.


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