Nintendo Co. this week said the Nintendo 3DS ranked as the third best-selling game hardware in Feb. U.S. sales.
The Nintendo 3DS sold 262,000 units for the month.
The Nintendo DS sold 135,000 units in the Feb.
The Wii ranked No. 4 with 228,000 units sold in the same period. Nintendo said the console has sold 39 million units in global markets to date.
Nintendo in Mar. said the Nintendo 3DS has sold 4.5 million units in its first year at U.S. retail.
Sales of Nintendo 3DS hardware, software and accessories totaled $1.2 billion in the first year.