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Tue, Nov 24, 2009 | 08:36 GMT
GameWatch has posted lots of pictures of an exploded DSiLL, what with the big-screened handheld shipping in Japan yesterday.
You’ll also find there the obligatory comparison shots between the new monster, previous DS interations and PSP.
Go absolutely, grade-A, balloon-happy mental. DSiLL releases in Europe and the US early next year.
Thu, Oct 29, 2009 | 11:44 GMT
It’s the DSiLL. It’s large. It’s really large. In fact, as Kotaku’s pointed out, it’s the heaviest portable gaming device so far this generation.
- 158g – PSPgo
- 189g – PSP-2000
- 189g – PSP-3000
- 214g – DSi
- 218g – DS Lite
- 275g – Nintendo DS
- 280g – PSP-1000
- 314g – DSi LL
Thu, Oct 29, 2009 | 09:36 GMT
The just-announced DSiLL will release in Europe in the first quarter of next year, Nintendo just confirmed to VG247.
Here’s the statement, sent by a UK rep:
“Nintendo today confirms that a new Nintendo DSi XL console is launching in Europe in the first quarter of 2010. The retail price of the Nintendo DSi XL is expected to be higher than that of the Nintendo DSi. Further details will be released soon.”
Nintendo said today that DSiLL, a big-screen upgrade, will release in Japan on November 21 with a 4.2 inch display and a ¥20,000 (US$220) price tag.
Thu, Oct 29, 2009 | 08:32 GMT
Pull the slider up and down on the right to see how they all size up.
Nintendo said this morning that DSiLL will ship in Japan on November 21, replete with a 4.2 inch screen and a ¥20,000 (US$220) price tag.
Thu, Oct 29, 2009 | 08:27 GMT
Nintendo just posted the first comparison image of the two styli that’ll ship with DSiLL, the now-announced big-screen DSi, in Japan on November 21.
The longer “touch pen” is 129.3mm long, Nintendo said today. The shorter stylus is 96mm. Fancy.
DSiLL features 4.2 inch screen and will cost of ¥20,000 (US$220).
Thu, Oct 29, 2009 | 08:19 GMT
Nintendo’s just put its DSiLL site live – see here.
There’s a screen comparison section there, as well as lots of information in Japanese about the machine’s pre-loaded games, menus, and so on.
The big-screen DSi has now been announced for a November 21 release in Japan, and will sport a 4.2 inch screen for a cost of ¥20,000 (US$220).
Thu, Oct 29, 2009 | 09:43 GMT
Nintendo Japan’s just confirmed that a big-screen version of DSi will launch next month in Japan and in the first quarter of next year in Europe.
The DSi LL will feature a 4.2 inch screen and is to be sold at ¥20,000 (US$220).
It’s out on November 21 in Japan.
The upgrade is designed to help those that want to use the machine for internet viewing and a music player.
It’ll be bundled with two touch pens: one short and one long, and comes will three DSiWare titles pre-installed: two brain training games and DS Easy Dictionary.
It’ll be available in Dark Brown, Wine Red and Natural White.
Still waiting for a US date.
- Update 1 – DSiLL home site launched, old and new screens compared
- Update 2 – DSiLL styli pictured: one’s fat, one’s thin
- Update 3 – DSiLL, DSi and DS Lite dimensions compared