As computer technology is evolving in new dimensions, gaming technology is also evolving faster in different magnitudes alongside. Nintendo’s most awaited Wii U is going to hit the market in November. Wii fans were taken aback when the price of the new console was announced. However, the new features and games convince them to buy one. Let’s take a sneak peek at the device that’s still in Nintendo’s lab.
There are two devices, Basic and Deluxe, going to be released. The glossy black is the Deluxe and the milky white is the Basic model. The difference is the memory storage capacity and accessories that come with them. As both models support external USB storage, there’s not going to be much difference when it comes to the ultimate gaming experience.
I guess you’re thinking about the games in the new console. There will be about 50 games initially available and Nintendo will add more in the future. Some of the games that would receive a great welcome are,
- Baynoetta 2
- Monster Hunter 3
- New Super Mario Bros. U
- Pikmin 3
- Rise of the Guardians
It comes with a 6.2 inch LCD touch screen with 16:9 aspect ratio. It has both traditional buttons and also analog sticks for game control. You can use your fingers, the stylus, or the buttons to control the game. Its front camera, microphone and stereo speakers make it more than a gaming device. You also get a GamePad Stand, GamePad Cradle, and a Console Stand with the Deluxe console. Plus, you can enroll yourself for a special promotion which gives you points for digital downloads, which can be redeemed on future downloads.
A noteworthy feature is its Near Field Communication. The device can communicate wirelessly with other devices within a specified range for gaming and other activities you do in the console. Other physical objects present around the console won’t be a barrier for the signals anymore. It is expected that this technology will develop and redefine the way things operate in the future.
You can split the screen and do two different activities at the same time. You can connect to Nintendo TVii and watch TV shows, sports, and movies using Wii U.
You can connect to and buy games from Nintendo eShop. There are also some select games from other retail stores that you can buy for your Wii U.
Miiverse is a network of Wii gamers. You can be part of the community and discuss games, compete to achieve high scores, share your experiences, and give tips to fellow gamers. Miiverse is going to be a powerful network of gaming community. You can play games and post messages to Miiverse simultaneously.
Games from other consoles:
You can also import games from other Nintendo consoles to your Wii U. Some of the accessories like Wii Remote Plus, Nunchuk controllers and Wii Balance Board are compatible with the new Wii U.
You can use the split screen feature to browse the Internet and play games simultaneously.
Wii U can synchronize well with your TV to enable you to play on a big screen. You can control the game on Wii U and watch the movements on TV or you can directly control it using the remote.
Fascinating features, appealing looks, seamless synchronization and marvelous games are expected to make Wii U a big success. Price won’t matter much when compared to the exemplary fun we can have using this console.
Andrea Walters, a freelance writer for My Tech Help – a leader in providing support across various products brands and tech devices for individuals and small businesses in need of instant tech help more info.