Redmond, Wash. – Nintendo announced on Monday that it will
cut the prices on its DSi line of handheld gaming systems, with the basic DSi
to sell for $149, while the DSi XL will now cost $169. The company said the
price tag for its DS Lite model will remain at $129. Through the end of July,
Nintendo DS hardware sales were more than 42.3 million units in the U.S.