Nintendo to release ethernet adapter for Wii

By Justin Mann on
Some people have been frustrated over the lack of an ethernet adapter on Nintendo's up and coming Wii console. Put those frustrations to rest, because while it won't come as a stock option, ethernet will be available as a pluggable module for the Wii. Using it, you'll be able to plug the Wii into any standard DHCP-supporting router and get online.

Of course, assuming you own a wireless access point, the Wii still does come stock with a wireless interface, so no additional hardware is required for that. No word yet on how much it'll cost for the ethernet adapter.

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