Wii will break down that wall that separates video game players from everybody else.
Wii will put people more in touch with their games... and each other. But you''re probably asking: What does the name mean?
Wii sounds like "we", which emphasizes this console is for everyone.
Wii can easily be remembered by people around the world, no matter what language they speak. No confusion. No need to abbreviate. Just Wii.
Nintendo Wii (Japanese) Compatibility
Version : Japanese
Power : 100V
Games Support : Japan Wii games
On Screen Langauages : Japanese
Language of User Manual : Japanese
Suitable Country of Use** : Worldwide (step down may be required)
Design : Featuring a compact design that makes it a natural addition to any television setup, the Wii console is white in color and can be displayed either vertically or horizontally.
Compatablity : The Wii is backward-compatible to all Nintendo GameCube games and includes four ports for controllers and two slots for memory cards.
Media : A single self-loading media bay plays single- or double-layered 12-cm optical discs for the Wii console, as well as 8-cm Nintendo GameCube discs.
Size : About 8.5 inches long, 6 inches wide and less than 2 inches thick (roughly the size of 3 DVD cases stacked on top of each other).
Input / Output : Input: Four Wii Remotes can communicate with Wii, which features a bay for an SD memory card.
Output: An AV Multi-output port for component, composite or S-video.
Network : The Wii console communicates wirelessly with the Internet via wireless or a Wii LAN adaptor. Wii also can connect wirelessly with Nintendo DS.
CPU : PowerPC CPU (code-named "Broadway"), made with a 90nm SOI CMOS process, jointly developed with and manufactured by IBM; GPU developed with ATI.
Contents of box
(each package) 1 Wii (Japan version) console
(each package) 1 User manual
(each package) 1 AC Adaptor
(each package) 1 Wii Remote
(each package) 1 Nunchuk
(each package) 1 Sensor bar
(each package) 1 AV cable
(each package) 1 Stand
Form Factor Game console
Flash Memory 512MB (SD Card Expandable)
Graphics Processor ATI "Hollywood" GPU
Game Media Format 12-centimeter optical discs
Other I/O Connectors 2 x USB 2.0, SD Card Slot
Processor IBM "Broadway" CPU
Built-in Features Stands Vertically or Horizontally, Backwards Compatible, Downloadable Games
Media Drive 12-centimeter optical discs , 3" disc, 1.5GB, Matsushita