Nintendo Wii U 8GB
Nintendo Wii U 8GB
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Nintendo Wii U 8GB review: 34 facts and highlights

1. number of games

Consoles which have more games offer more choice to the user. It is also an indicator of how popular a console is.
Sony PlayStation 2: 3870

2. floating-point performance

Floating-point performance is a measurement of the raw processing power of the GPU.
Microsoft Xbox One X: 6TFLOPS

3. total clock speed

3 x 1.24GHz
Microsoft Xbox One S: 8 x 1.75GHz

4. memory bandwidth

A higher memory bandwidth means the memory can be accessed faster and therefore data can be retrieved quicker, having a positive effect on the performance.
Microsoft Xbox One X: 326GB/s

5. GPU clock speed

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.
Microsoft Xbox One X: 1172MHz

6. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Nintendo Wii U 8GB
42% have it

7. Can connect to an external drive

You can easily connect an external hard drive via USB if you need more space.
Nintendo Wii U 8GB
13% have it

8. width

Boxer8 Ouya (2014): 75mm

9. thickness

Sony Vita 2: 15mm

10. height

Sony PS Vita TV: 13.6mm

11. RAM

Microsoft Xbox One X: 12GB

12. Streaming without subscription

You can access big name video streaming services such as Netflix and Hulu Plus, without a subscription to the console’s manufacturer.
Nintendo Wii U 8GB
14% have it

13. Is DLNA certified

All DLNA certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.
Nintendo Wii U 8GB
40% have it

14. Can be used with a motion sensing controller

A motion sensing controller allows for a realistic experience when playing certain games, such as sports.
Nintendo Wii U 8GB
31% have it

15. volume

Boxer8 Ouya (2014): 461.25cm³

16. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Nintendo Wii U 8GB
73% have it

17. Is region free

Region free devices allow you to play games from different continents. This enables you to collect a larger game library, and you could play games before they are released in your region.
Nintendo Wii U 8GB
42% have it

18. has an external memory slot

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.
Nintendo Wii U 8GB
53% have it

19. USB ports

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
Valve Steam Machine: 8

20. Supports connectivity between home and portable devices

A portable device (eg. handheld console, smartphone) can be connected with a home console and used as a gamepad.
Nintendo Wii U 8GB
55% have it

21. weight

Sony PS Vita TV: 110g

22. Has 802.11n WiFi connection

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.
Nintendo Wii U 8GB
48% have it

23. internal storage

Alienware Alpha (i7): 2000GB

24. has a HDMI output

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
Nintendo Wii U 8GB
64% have it

25. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Nintendo Wii U 8GB
24% have it

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