Pre-order sales for the OUYA Game Console ranked in the top five this week at Best Buy Co. Inc.’s online division due to strong demand.
This week, the OUYA Game Console ranked as the No. 16 best-selling product in Amazon’s Video Games division.
To be sold in June 2013, OUYA is a stand-alone game console that includes an Nvidia Tegra 3 Quad Core CPU, 1GB RAM, 8GB Flash Memory, 16-button controller, and 1080p high-definition functionality.
The device will support download only titles and allow owners to try any title at no cost.
The console carries an MSRP of $99.99.
The hardware will run a version of Google Inc.’s Android OS.
OUYA was created in 2012 by Julie Uhrman and subsequently funded in a successful Kickstarter initiative.