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The Nintendo DSi is a portable gaming device in Nintendo's line of dual screen handhelds. In addition to the top display, designed for viewing, the second screen is a touch screen for use with a stylus. The DSi also sports VGA cameras on both the front and back.

Description

  • Status: Available
  • Availability date: Apr. 5, 2009
  • Price at launch: $169.99

Availability

  • Form Factor: Flip
  • Length: 5.39 inches
  • Width: 2.95 inches
  • Thickness: 0.74 inches
  • Weight: 0.47 pounds
  • Color: Blue, Matte, Red, Black, Pink

Hardware

  • Screen size (diagonal): 3.25 inches, 3.25 inches
  • Technology: LCD, LCD
  • Resolution (longer): 256 px, 256 px
  • Resolution (shorter): 192 px, 192 px
  • Touchscreen type: Resistive

Display

  • CPU brand: ARM, ARM
  • CPU model: ARM9E, ARM7TDMI
  • CPU speed: 133 MHz, 32.92 MHz
  • Cores: 1, 1
  • RAM: 16 MB

Performance

  • Controls: D-Pad, Shoulder buttons

Input

  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • Wi-Fi support: 802.11g, 802.11b

Connectivity

  • Speaker(s): Stereo
  • Built-in mic: Yes

Audio

  • Internal storage: 256 MB
  • Supported memory cards: SD, SDHC
  • Max external size: 32 GB

Storage

  • Game media type: Cartridge
  • Online multiplayer: Yes
  • Online store: Yes

Software

  • Headphone jack: 3.5mm
  • Data connections: Proprietary

Ports

  • Resolution: 0.3 megapixels

Rear Camera

  • Resolution: 0.3 megapixels

Front Camera

  • Removable battery: Yes
  • Battery type: Proprietary
  • Quoted use time: 9 hr
  • Capacity: 840 mAh

Power

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