$50 price drop for Nintendo DSi and DSi XL in Australia

Nintendo (Australia) has announced a AU$50 price drop for Nintendo DSi and Nintendo DSi XL. The new price will come into effect begining June 30.

Nintendo DSi XL

In a press release, Nintendo Australia said, “The popular handheld consoles have sold more than 3.1 million units* (includes Nintendo DS and Nintendo DS Lite) since the original Nintendo DS launch in 2005. Nintendo DS has sold the highest number of all video game consoles in Australia for six consecutive years.”

The new price for DSi will be AU$199 and DSi XL $AU249.