X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
VISIT OUR OTHER SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

Nintendo Moves 46k Wii Remotes Daily in America

by Shane McGlaun
Advertisement

For the first year or so of the Wii being on the market, it was nearly impossible to find one. Many people wanted the console just because they were so hard to find. Once the console was available everywhere and people could just walk in and buy one the popularity started to diminish a bit.

Now, Nintendo has offered up some interesting statistics on the Wii and how many Wii Remote controls it has sold. In the US alone Nintendo has moved 65.3 million Wii Remotes since the launch of the system. That works out to about 46,000 Wii Remotes sold each day.

Nintendo says of that 65.3M number, 30.41 million were sold with the Wii console and 12.92 million remotes were sold with the Wii Play bundle. There were 18.56 million white remotes sold separately and 2.44 million black remotes sold alone. The pink and blue remotes were almost dead even with 467,500 pink sold and 465,200 blue remotes sold.

Deals in The Technabob Shop



Dreaveler

Dreaveler

Omoshiroi Block Memo Pads

Omoshiroi Block Memo Pads

DJI Ronin-S DSLR Gimbal

DJI Ronin-S DSLR Gimbal

Advertisement
2019 Hyundai Veloster N: Korean Hot Hatch, Activate!

2019 Hyundai Veloster N: Korean Hot Hatch, Activate!

Ford Performance Sharpens Its Blade with the 2019 Edge ST

Ford Performance Sharpens Its Blade with the 2019 Edge ST

3E-D18 Robotic Concept Is an Autonomous, Off-road Workhorse

3E-D18 Robotic Concept Is an Autonomous, Off-road Workhorse