Friday, August 26, 2016
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
NHK Join Forces With Panasonic And Sony To Win The 8K TV Race
Intel Introduces New 3D NAND SSDs
Facebook To Use Personal Data From WhatsApp To Bring You Personalized Ads
Amazon Introduces Car Research Portal
Google Uses Artificial Intelligence To Compress Images
Researchers Make Wi-fi Networks Faster And Stronger
Apple Weighs iPhone Video Editing App
Mozilla is Fighting To Reform The EU Copyright Law
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Optical Storage > Nintend...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Friday, September 26, 2003
Nintendo to offer wireless playing on Gameboy


Japanese video game company Nintendo said it plans early next year to offer a device that allows GameBoy Advance users to play games together without the use of cables.

The device will be included free of charge with the purchase of one of two "Pokemon" games, due to be released early next year, for Nintendo's hand-held game machine.

The wireless module will be bundled with Nintendo's "Pokemon Fire Red" and "Pokemon Leaf Green" titles for GameBoy Advance that will go on sale in Japan early next year. The games will sell for 4,800 yen ($43).

Nintendo said it planned to roll out other titles for the GameBoy Advance compatible with the device in the future.

Motorola Inc designed the chip that powers the device's wireless functions.

"It was designed primarily with the gaming experience in mind," Bridgette Cosentino, director of wireless connectivity at Motorola's semiconductor products group, told Reuters. She said the chip was customized to maximize battery life.

Iwata said the technology was similar to Bluetooth, which allows devices to communicate with each other without a physical wire connection. The wireless network extends for "several meters," Iwata said.

The most recent "Pokemon" title for GameBoy Advance sold over 10 million titles worldwide, Nintendo said.


Previous
Next
IBM Global Services Israel Chooses XOsoft's WANSync(tm) to Provide Maximum Availability for Bank Leumi's CRM Database Systems        All News        IBM Global Services Israel Chooses XOsoft's WANSync(tm) to Provide Maximum Availability for Bank Leumi's CRM Database Systems
Huge seizure Of blank CD-Rs in Italy     Optical Storage News      Huge seizure Of blank CD-Rs in Italy

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Niantic To Ban Pokemon GO Cheaters
Niantic Is Seeking For Tie ups For Pokemon Go
Nintendo Reports First-quarter Loss
Nintendo Downplays Pokemon GO's Earnings Impact
T-Mobile Offers Free Pokemon Data
Nintendo Resurrects the NES With The Release Of The Nintendo Classic Mini
Pokemon Go Arrives in the UK
Niantic, Google To Fix Security Issues In Pokemon App
Nintendo Remains Sceptical About The VR Engagement Of NX
Nintendo Treehouse: Live at E3 Highlights Upcoming Wii U and Nintendo 3DS Releases
Nintendo The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Game Coming in 2017 On Nintendo NX Entertainment System
Nintendo NX To Have VR Support

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2016 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .