Nintendo Co. this week said it sold 400,000 Wii U consoles in the first week of sale at U.S. retail.
Overall, Nintendo sold 1.2 million units of hardware, including the Wii U, Wii, Nintendo DS, and Nintendo 3DS.
The Wii U launched Nov. 18 in the U.S.
The Basic Set includes the Wii U console and the Wii U GamePad in White, 8GB storage, AC adapters, HDMI cable and Wii U sensor bar at $299.99.
The Deluxe Set includes the Wii U console and Wii U GamePad in Black, 32GB storage, GamePad Charging Cradle, Stands for the GamePad and Console, AC adapters, HDMI cable, and Nintendo Land at $349.99.
The Wii U is backwards compatible with most Wii games and accessories, including the Wii Remote, Nunchuck, and Wii Balance Board.