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Images: Nintendo shoots for older players

The Nintendo DS Lite is a smaller version of the original DS gaming system. It has two screens, capable of presenting 3D images, with the lower one being touch-sensitive. The system also has built-in wireless networking for multiplayer games and text messaging.

Nintendo is gearing up for a fall 2006 launch of it's new console Wii with its motion-sensitive game controllers.



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