Nintendo DS (DS)200,000 DSi units shipped for Japanese launch
Gameindustry - November 3, 2008
Submitted by apujanata (14930)
at 3:34PM PST on November 3, 2008
Nintendo has confirmed to GamesIndustry.biz that the company shipped almost 200,000 DSi units for the Japanese launch of the console on November 1, priced at JPY 18,900.
It boasts a built-in web browser allowing users to access the DSi Shop, a camera and improved audio functions, a slot for SD memory cards and a slightly larger screen. Another shipment of 100,000 units will be done this week.
US and Europe released is not expected until summer 2009 at the earliest.