Nintendo's next-generation games console Wii
(formerly known as "Revolution") will come with the Opera web browser
, it has been revealed. This will give users of the Wii the ability to surf the Net
, and they will be able to navigate sites via the new Wii remote controller.
"For our Wii console launch in 2006, we required a browser that was fast and secure, with support for the latest standards, including AJAX," said Genyo Takeda, senior managing director and general manager of Nintendo's Integrated Research & Development Division.
Wii is expected to hit the stores at the end of this year.