DSi XL for Europe in Q1 2010

New handheld will retail "higher than that of the Nintendo DSi"

Nintendo has confirmed that the new DSi will launch in Europe in the first quarter of 2010.

The system was announced today in Japan, where it will be known as the DSi LL, and will feature 4.2 inch screens when released in November.

"Nintendo today confirms that a new Nintendo DSi XL console is launching in Europe in the first quarter of 2010," said the company in a statement.

"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."

The console will retail in Japan for JPY 20,000 ($220 / £134).

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Latest comments (2)

Andrea Montanari12 years ago
The same old soup warmed over! Gosh...where has the innovation gone?
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Julio Gorgé Managing Director, Lemon Team12 years ago
I wish they had upped the LCD's resolution and had a hardware upscale for current/old games… 256x192 over a 4.3 screen must just be painful on the eyes. And websites are going to remain unreadable on the browser.
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