What is Wii?
The Wii, pronounced as the English pronoun we. It is a home video game console released by Nintendo. As a seventh-generation console, the Wii primarily competes with Microsoft’s Xbox 360 and Sony’s PlayStation 3. Wii brings you a gaming experience that has never been experienced before its launch.
Using motion sensing technology in its controllers which look like TV remotes, Wii offers a new and easy way to play plus creates a new genre of gaming. The Wii Remote can be used as a handheld pointing device and detect movement in three dimensions. Wii does not use any button combinations.
You can create your own Mii (pronounced ME) character to star in Wii games, surf the web, view photos, and even check the weather on Wii. Another distinctive feature of the console is WiiConnect24, which enables it to receive messages and updates over the Internet while in standby mode.
Wii offers legendary Nintendo franchises like Mario, Zelda and Metroid, as well as all new classics like Wii Sports and Wii Play.