Nintendo Co.’s Nintendo 3DS ranked in the top 10 sales at Toys R Us Inc.’s online division due to steady demand of the handheld post price cut.
This week, the Nintendo 3DS Aqua Blue SKU ranked as the No. 3 best-selling product at Toysrus.com.
The Cosmic Black SKU ranked No. 4 in the same period.
Finally, the Nintendo 3DS Flame Red SKU ranked at No. 6 in the same period.
Nintendo in Sept. said sales of the Nintendo 3DS held a 260 percent sales increase post price cut of the hardware.
Nintendo in July began offering streaming functionality by Netflix Inc. and a short-form video service to view 3D movie trailers, comedy clips and music videos.
This Nov., a new system update will offer 3D video recording functionality.
Nintendo launched the Nintendo 3DS handheld with 18 software titles Mar. 27.
The Nintendo 3DS includes two screens, a 3D Depth Slider, a Circle Pad, and a 2GB SD Card.
Functionality includes StreetPass to exchange game data between owners who pass one another.
Additionally, the hardware includes the Nintendo 3DS Camera software, Mii Maker, and the Nintendo eShop to download new software.
The Nintendo 3DS includes 3-D display technology that does not require the use of special glasses.
In addition, the 3DS is backwards compatible with Nintendo DS and DSi games.