Sunday, November 23, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Samsung Files ITC Complaint Against Nvidia
Europe To Ask Google Unlink Its Commercial And Search Services
Streaming TV Service Aereo Files for Bankruptcy
Square Launches Cash Register Service
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare is the Biggest Entertainment Launch of 2014
Intel-Micron 3D NAND To Have 32 Layers, 256Gb Per Die
Intel To Release Chromecast-like Thumb-sized PCs
Google Contributor Lets You Pay And And See No Ads In Your Favorite Sites
Active Discussions
cdrw trouble
CDR for car Sat Nav
DVD/DL for Optiarc 7191S at 8X
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
Made video, won't play back easily
New Features In Firefox 33
updated tests for dvd and cd burners
How to generate lots of different CDs quickly
 Home > News > Games > E3: Nin...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Monday, May 16, 2005
E3: Nintendo Revolution details


While the industry has been at abuzz about Microsoft's next-generation Xbox 360 console, Nintendo has counter-attacked with an announcement of its own regarding the company's next-generation console, codenamed Revolution.

According to Nintendo, the console will be "about the thickness of three standard DVD cases and only slightly longer"--making it closer in size to the diminutive PS Two. The Xbox 360 by comparison is approximately the same size as the regular PlayStation 2.

In a welcome revelation, Nintendo's pint-sized powerhouse will not only have DVD-playback capability but also backwards compatibility (something Microsoft has been mysterious reticent about).

The company reassured gamers of the Revolution's hardware strengths, saying the console "will be packed with power that will enable it to wow players with its graphics." Similar to Microsoft, Nintendo has partnered with ATI for its graphics card and IBM for the processor.

Assuaging anxieties of Nintendo's history of reluctance with online, the Revolution will be "wireless Internet ready out of the box."

Whether or not the console will be unveiled at E3 remains to be seen (if it does it'll likely be to a limited extent), and it won't be running the race for a 2005 release; the Revolution is slated for launch in 2006.


Previous
Next
Single chip 802.11a/b/g solution to become mainstream        All News        AOpen launches "top" Cinema AV PC at Computex
id Software Announces QUAKE 4 for Xbox 360     Games News      Nintendo opens 1st specialized game store in New York

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Nintendo Introduces New 2DS Designs, Amiibo Subscription Service
Nintendo to Release 'Quality of Life' Device
Nintendo Reports 2Q Profit
Nintendo's Figurines Coming Later This Year
Nintendo's Iwata Recovers From Surgery
Nintendo's Wii Infringes on Philips' Remote Control patent
Code Name: S.T.E.A.M. Coming On Nintendo 3DS
Pac-man Coming On Nintendo Wii U And 3DS
Nintendo's Wii U E3 Press Event
Sony Sells More Game Consoles Than Nintendo
Wii U Update Adds Quickstart Feature To Gamepad
Nintendo Says MARIO KART 8 Sells More Than 1 Million Units Over First Weekend

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .