Redmond, Wash. - Nintendo of America said its DSi XL
handheld system launches March 28 at a suggested retail of $189.
The screens of the Nintendo DSi XL are 93 percent larger than
those of the Nintendo DS Lite model, providing a more vivid and engaging play
experience, the company said. The screens of the Nintendo DSi XL also feature a
wider viewing angle.
The new system launches in
both burgundy and bronze colors, and comes loaded with pre-installed premium
software Brain Age Express: Arts & Letters; Brain Age Express: Math; and
Photo Clock, as well as two free applications: the Nintendo DSi Browser and
Nintendo DSi XL will also
come with a larger pen-like stylus that allows for a more comfortable grip and
enhanced ease of use when playing games that use the Nintendo DS touch screen,
the game maker said.
Test Kitchen: Let's Get Cooking and WarioWare: D.I.Y. will also launch for the
Nintendo DS family of products on March 28, providing consumers with new content
that can be enjoyed on any Nintendo DS system. Games like these demonstrate the
enhanced experience available with the Nintendo DSi XL, the firm said.