DSi XL http://www.stuff.tv/nintendo/dsi-xl/all en-GB Nintendo DSi XL video review http://www.stuff.tv/video/reviews/nintendo-dsi-xl-video-review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Is bigger better? We get hands-on with Nintendo&#039;s super-sized DS games console </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="425" height="270" title="Nintendo DSi XL" alt="Nintendo DSi XL" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/NIntendo-DSi-XL.png?1371490407" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="video-wrapper brightcove-player-wrapper"> <script language="JavaScript" type="text/javascript" src="http://admin.brightcove.com/js/BrightcoveExperiences.js"></script> <script src="http://admin.brightcove.com/js/APIModules_all.js"></script> <div class="brightcove-player"> <object id="myExperience-702678574001" class="BrightcoveExperience"> <param name="bgcolor" value="#000000" /> <param name="playerID" value="" /> <param name="playerKey" value="AQ~~,AAAAEgPmGlk~,Fzd-TvXcznw-P3piHaryQBMeIzWITldz" /> <param name="isVid" value="true" /> <param name="isUI" value="true" /> <param name="dynamicStreaming" value="true" /> <param name="@videoPlayer" value="702678574001" /> <param name="autoStart" value="" /> <param name="htmlFallback" value="true" /> <param name="includeAPI" value="true" /> <param name="templateLoadHandler" value="brightcoveTemplateLoaded" /> <param name="width" value="640px" /> <param name="height" value="360px" /> </object> <!-- This script tag will cause the Brightcove Players defined above it to be created as soon as the line is read by the browser. If you wish to have the player instantiated only after the rest of the HTML is processed and the page load is complete, remove the line. --> <script type="text/javascript">brightcove.createExperiences();</script> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> http://www.stuff.tv/video/reviews/nintendo-dsi-xl-video-review#comments DSi XL Games consoles Nintendo Fri, 22 Jan 2010 00:00:00 +0000 Simon Osborne-Walker 1424106 at http://www.stuff.tv Nintendo DSi XL http://www.stuff.tv/nintendo/nintendo-dsi-xl/review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A bigger, heavier and fatter Nintendo DSi for large-handed, clumsy people </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-enable-hero"> <div class="field-label">Enable hero:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Enable full width image </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="1000" height="857" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/nintendo_dsi-xl.jpg?1364299274" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Nintendo has gone against the grain again with the DSi XL, binning 30 years of progress in shrinking gadgets and making <a href="http://stuff.tv/Review/Nintendo-DSi-review/" target="_blank">2009's DSi</a> wider, deeper and heavier.</p> <p>The end result is a DS that feels like a solid, prestigious gadget, rather than the plasticky models of old.</p> <p>The DSi XL's case has a matt base, giving it a pleasantly rough feel in the hand, while the top lid is smooth, blemished only by the hole for the machine's outward-facing second camera. It looks and feels great.</p> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-pricing"><legend>Pricing</legend><div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-test-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> £160.00 </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-ratings"><legend>Ratings</legend><div class="field field-type-hcmreviewrating-rating field-field-overall-rating"> <div class="field-label">Overall rating:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="hcmrating-default">8 stars</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>Review Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="video-wrapper brightcove-player-wrapper"> <script language="JavaScript" type="text/javascript" src="http://admin.brightcove.com/js/BrightcoveExperiences.js"></script> <script src="http://admin.brightcove.com/js/APIModules_all.js"></script> <div class="brightcove-player"> <object id="myExperience-702678574001" class="BrightcoveExperience"> <param name="bgcolor" value="#000000" /> <param name="playerID" value="" /> <param name="playerKey" value="AQ~~,AAAAEgPmGlk~,Fzd-TvXcznw-P3piHaryQBMeIzWITldz" /> <param name="isVid" value="true" /> <param name="isUI" value="true" /> <param name="dynamicStreaming" value="true" /> <param name="@videoPlayer" value="702678574001" /> <param name="autoStart" value="" /> <param name="htmlFallback" value="true" /> <param name="includeAPI" value="true" /> <param name="templateLoadHandler" value="brightcoveTemplateLoaded" /> <param name="width" value="640px" /> <param name="height" value="360px" /> </object> <!-- This script tag will cause the Brightcove Players defined above it to be created as soon as the line is read by the browser. If you wish to have the player instantiated only after the rest of the HTML is processed and the page load is complete, remove the line. --> <script type="text/javascript">brightcove.createExperiences();</script> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-verdict"> <div class="field-label">Verdict:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Big-handed, short-sighted gamers of the world rejoice. Everyone else – shrug and stick with your old DS</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /review/nintendo-dsi-xl </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/nintendo/nintendo-dsi-xl/review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/nintendo/nintendo-dsi-xl/review#comments DSi XL Games consoles Nintendo Fri, 19 Mar 2010 05:00:00 +0000 Simon Osborne-Walker 14243 at http://www.stuff.tv Nintendo DSi XL hits shelves today http://www.stuff.tv/dsi-xl/nintendo-dsi-xl-hits-shelves-today/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Nintendo&#039;s mega-screened DSi XL hits shelves today, and if you prefer your portable gaming on a slightly larger scale – the XL could be worth a peek.N </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="356" height="236" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/161980c8bmn.jpg?1364406518" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Nintendo's mega-screened DSi XL hits shelves today, and if you prefer your portable gaming on a slightly larger scale – the XL could be worth a peek.</p> <p>Ninty's new handheld offers two 4.2-inch screens in place of the original DSi's 3.25-inch displays, packs up to three more hours battery life depending on your settings and comes in a choice of two colours – wine red and dark brown.</p> <p>The stylus has also been given an XL upgrade, and is both longer (4mm to be exact) and fatter to make it easier to hold.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /news/computers-and-consoles/stuff/nintendo-dsi-xl-hits-shelves-today </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/dsi-xl/nintendo-dsi-xl-hits-shelves-today/news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/dsi-xl/nintendo-dsi-xl-hits-shelves-today/news#comments DSi XL Nintendo Fri, 05 Mar 2010 06:00:00 +0000 admin 14163 at http://www.stuff.tv Hands on with the Nintendo DSi XL http://www.stuff.tv/dsi-xl/hands-nintendo-dsi-xl/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Rumours about a mega-screen toting DS began trickling through the mill towards the end of last year. And as we all know by now Nintendo went and super </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="356" height="236" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/1686704afmn.jpg?1364406530" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Rumours about a mega-screen toting DS began<a href="http://stuff.tv/News/Nintendo-DSi-bigger-screen-incoming/13535/"> trickling through the mill</a> towards the end of last year. And as we all know by now Nintendo went and super-sized its little handheld creating the fourth iteration of the Nintendo DS family - <a href="http://stuff.tv/blogs/cool/archive/2010/01/14/unboxed-160-nintendo-dsi-xl.aspx">the DSi XL</a>. </p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /news/computers-and-consoles/stuff/hands-nintendo-dsi-xl </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/dsi-xl/hands-nintendo-dsi-xl/news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/dsi-xl/hands-nintendo-dsi-xl/news#comments DSi XL Nintendo Mon, 08 Feb 2010 06:00:00 +0000 admin 14020 at http://www.stuff.tv