When Nintendo Wii hit the market, stores ran out of the product before the day was over. Up to this very day, there is a shortage for the Nintendo Wii gaming console but this time it is due to the artificial demand that resellers have played up to be able to sell their Wii's at higher prices. To be able to understand the hype about this gaming console, we need to take a look at the Nintendo Wii specifications to fully understand what it offers.
What's in the Wii?
The size indicated in the Nintendo Wii specifications are height, 1.75 inches and the weight at 3.84 pounds. This is just the gaming console; all accessories are excluded from this. The Nintendo Wii specifications include a processor by IBM PowerPC with the RAM of 512 MB. It also has a flash card with a 512 memory capacity. The video output is by ATI Hollywood which gives consumers great colored visual effects. The game console can be used with both the Nintendo Wii discs and the Nintendo GameCube discs.
The Nintendo Wii specifications also include the console being operated by either a remote control or an attachment joystick. The remote control and the joystick as well as some other accessories for the Nintendo Wii are wireless while some need to be manually connected to the gaming console to function. The input devices also feature rumble feed back, built in speakers and also motion sensor. The game controllers can reach up to a maximum of four for each Nintendo Wii console. Nintendo Wii specifications for the video output also include composite video output, component video output and S-video output. Nintendo Wii specifications show that it has expansion slots that can accommodate one SD memory card and two Nintendo GameCube memory cards.
There are numerous accessories which fit the Nintendo Wii specifications and most, if not all of these, are made specifically to fit the Wii. Several complementing accessories can be bought separately for consumers' convenience such as a total action kit or a survival kit. These accessories are used for playing various games on the Nintendo Wii.
Basing on the Nintendo Wii specifications, a purchase is definitely worth it although some accessories are redundant and may useless. The features that come with the Nintendo Wii are very innovative and offer consumers convenience and easy access to the internet and games. The Nintendo Wii specifications are appropriate for the gaming console and can full accommodate the needs of the consumers.