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SanDisk Launches White Nintendo Wii SD Cards

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MILPITAS, CA, NOVEMBER 17, 2006 – SanDisk ® Corporation today announced that it is shipping special edition SanDisk SD ™ memory cards to major retailers in conjunction with the release of Nintendo’s new Wii ™ game console, which is compatible with removable flash memory to store game saves, download games and view digital photos.

The white cards, bearing the label “SanDisk For Wii”, will be available in three capacities – 512 megabytes (MB), 1 gigabyte (GB) and 2GB* -- at gaming and major consumer electronics stores. Suggested retail prices range from $34.99 to $89.99.

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Yeah, title is wrong.

Anyway, I won't buy an SD card because its's white, I'll buy it because it's cheap when I get my Wii.
 

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Source: ScanDisk
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Wait, so now i have to buy seperate memory sticks for my PSP and for my Wii?

That does it, i waiting until the Wii is emulated (PC will always be best, no matter what).
 
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Wait, so now i have to buy seperate memory sticks for my PSP and for my Wii?

That does it, i waiting until the Wii is emulated (PC will always be best, no matter what).
LOL...your a idiot...Whats the point of the Wii then? The controllers is what creates its hype. And no I believe the Wii comes with memory storage right away when you buy it. This is just to add onto the stoarge.
 

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LOL...your a idiot...Whats the point of the Wii then? The controllers is what creates its hype. And no I believe the Wii comes with memory storage right away when you buy it. This is just to add onto the stoarge.
I tell u that it sucks that u have to buy seperate memory cards for each and every system, and u reply by saying that the remote is good and then explain to me what memory sticks do? And ur calling me "a idiot"?
Argh! why cant there be a law that lets u shoot idiots in the face?? :banghead:
 
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I tell u that it sucks that u have to buy seperate memory cards for each and every system, and u reply by saying that the remote is good and then explain to me what memory sticks do? And ur calling me "a idiot"?
Argh! why cant there be a law that lets u shoot idiots in the face?? :banghead:
Well, what's the point of emulating the Wii if you're not going to be able to play the games the way it's supposed to be played. The Wiimote is what makes the games better than other consoles and PC games...and some games won't even work without the Wii mote.
 
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Well, what's the point of emulating the Wii if you're not going to be able to play the games the way it's supposed to be played. The Wiimote is what makes the games better than other consoles and PC games...and some games won't even work without the Wii mote.
"That does it, i waiting until the Wii is emulated (PC will always be best, no matter what)."

This is why I mentioned the remote in response to your emulating comment you idiot ROFL.
 
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Who are you calling the idiot, me or the other kid?
 

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Yeah OCZ got me to buy there crap!!
 

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yeah you should of bought the hyperX so you could actually use it on the gateway:nutkick:
 
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Eh...any SD card will work so doesn't really matter. And it's (the SD card) is hidden by a cover when placed on the Wii so no point in getting white. But I'm sure many non-tech kinda people will get these though. But I think the 512mb onboard will do fine for a while.
 

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The white cards, bearing the label “SanDisk For Wii”, will be available in three capacities – 512 megabytes (MB), 1 gigabyte (GB) and 2GB* -- at gaming and major consumer electronics stores. Suggested retail prices range from $34.99 to $89.99.
*Goughripoffgough*

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?Item=N82E16820180627
SanDisk Standard 2GB Secure Digital (SD) Flash Card $59.99

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?Item=N82E16820211029
A-DATA Speedy 2GB Secure Digital (SD) Flash Card $28.99

So basicly you're paying 30 bucks for white color and a Wii text, or 60$ if you switch manufacturer. Sure the white looks nice, but isn't the card in the console, so you can't even see it :) Not like those newegg prices are suggested retail prices, but still.

EDIT: Azn Tr14dZ beat me in writing.
 
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