Nintendo has finally announced a new DSi handheld game console that will be released in Japan in November 2008. It will only be released worldwide next year. The main features are a two cameras, an SD card slot, a web browser and a slightly larger screen (with the same rubbish resolution, obviously). It will also lose the Game
Boy Advance cart slot, replacing it with an SD memory slot for storing
music, images, and downloadable content.
The handheld’s screens have been enlarged, and will now be 17% bigger (at 3.25 inches) than those found on the DS Lite.In addition, it will also now include a .3 megapixel (640×480) camera.
The DSi will launch in Japan on November 1 for ¥18,900 (US$180, £101). Gamers in Singapore and the rest of the world will have to wait till 2009 to get this new consoles.