Nintendo Wii U Console Features and Technical Specifications
Size: Approximately 1.8 inches tall, 6.8 inches wide and 10.5 inches long.
New Controller: The Wii U GamePad controller is approximately
5.3 inches high, 0.9 inches deep (not including buttons and other
projections) and 9.0 inches long. The new controller incorporates a
6.2-inch, 16:9 touch screen and traditional button controls, including
two analog sticks. This combination removes the traditional
barriers between games, players and the TV by creating a second window
into the video game world. The rechargeable controller includes a Power
button, Home button, +Control Pad, A/B/X/Y buttons, L/R buttons and
ZL/ZR buttons. It includes a built-in accelerometer and gyroscope,
rumble feature, camera, a microphone, stereo speakers, a sensor strip
and a stylus.
Other Controls: Up to
four Wii Remote (or Wii Remote Plus) controllers can be connected at
once. The new console supports all Wii controllers and input devices,
including the Nunchuk controller, Classic Controller, Classic
Controller Pro and Wii Balance Board.
Media: A single
self-loading media bay will play 12-centimeter proprietary high-density
optical discs for the new console, as well as 12-centimeter Wii optical
Video Output: Supports 1080p, 1080i, 720p, 480p and 480i. Compatible cables include HDMI, component, S-video and composite.
Audio Output: Uses AV Multi Out connector. Six-channel PCM linear output through HDMI.
Storage: The console
will have internal flash memory, as well as the option to expand its
memory using either an SD memory card or an external USB hard disk
CPU: IBM Power®-based multi-core processor.
GPU: AMD Radeon-based High Definition GPU.
Other: Four USB 2.0 connector slots are included. The new console is backward compatible with nearly all Wii games and Wii accessories.
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