Nintendo Co.’s new Nintendo 3DS XL hardware ranked in the top five pre-order sales at Best Buy Co. Inc.’s online division due to building demand.
This week, the new Nintendo 3DS XL Black hardware SKU ranked as the No. 2 best-selling pre-order product at BestBuy.com’s Video Games division.
The Red SKU ranked at No. 4 in the same period.
The new Nintendo 3DS XL will include a 4.88-inch screen and up to seven hours of battery life.
In addition, it will feature a new C-stick for camera controls, new ZL and ZR buttons, new Super-Stable 3D functionality to provide a more comfortable 3D experience, and new NFC technology to support amiibo figurines.
The hardware will be sold Feb. 13 in Red and Black at $199.99 each.
Finally, the new Nintendo 3DS XL The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask Bundle and the new Nintendo 3DS XL Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate Bundle, each with custom hardware designs and games pre-installed, will be sold Feb. 13.