The Nintendo Wii U: Priced and Dated

Since E3, their two main concerning questions around Nintendo next generation console, The Wii U, Release date and Price. Those question would be answer today at Nintendo’s Wii U event in New York earlier this morning.

So what are we looking at coming later this year? Wii U will be released on November 18 and will be available in two different packages. the Basic set will be $299.99 MSRP and the Deluxe Set will be $349.99. So what is the difference between the two? the Basic will provide the standard such as the Console, the Wii U GamePad with a charging cable, AC Adapter, and an high-speed HDMI cable and contains 2GB of RAM and 8GB of storage in White only while the Deluxe adds more storage at 32GB, a charging cradle for the GamePad, Stand, Digital Premium Service with features to be talked about at a later date, and Nintendo Land video game. both consoles will have online features such as Miiverse and Nintendo TVii.

Pre-Orders are available at GameStop for a $60 minimum The Wii U is backward compatiable to all Wii games and accessories such as the Wii remote, nunchuck, steering wheel, and Wii balance board here are the listed contents for each console:

Basic Set $299.99 Color: White, 2GB of RAM (1GB of Game Memory, 1GB of System Memory), 8GB of Storage, Wii U Console, Wii U GamePad (w/ charging cable), AC Adapter, HDMI Cable

Deluxe Set $349.99 Color: Black, 2GB of RAM, 32GB of Storage, Wii U Console, Wii U GamePad (w/ charging cable), AC Adapter, HDMI Cable, Charging Cradle, Stand, Digital Premium Service, Nintendo Land


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