Given the lower price point of Nintendo’s Wii, Microsoft's Peter boldly stated that many gamers would choose to buy an XBOX 360 and a Wii instead of buying a PlayStation 3. Sony Computer Entertainment executive Phil Harrison later agreed with Moore that most gamers would choose to add a Wii to their arsenal after purchasing a PS3 or XBOX 360. GamesIndustry.biz reports:More info over here.
The Wii console is key to Nintendo's future success and the company is banking on its strategy of introducing disruptive technology to capture a large percentage of the market, bowing out of the high-tech hardware race between Microsoft and Sony and concentrating on innovation and affordability in place of the superior graphics and processing power that has dominated the next-generation platform.
Nintendo Wii to cost less than $250
Posted on Thursday, May 25 2006 @ 21:32 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck