Visit our Business Solutions website >>

Nintendo DSi

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1553 reviews of Nintendo DSi. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Game Consoles for all reviews. Views about the design and size are overall positive. The portability and price are also mentioned favorably, whereas opinions are divided on the connectivity.

usability, price, portability, size, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Game Consoles the Nintendo DSi is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 91/100 = Excellent quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 1553 reviews)

Expert Reviews  

User Reviews  

Showing 613 review(s)

Expert Reviews User Reviews


Below is a list of reviews for this or similar products. If you think this grouping is wrong please click here to flag.
Read more on our FAQ’s page.
Showing 1 - 613 of 613 Show Reviews: in English | from other countries (825)

Consumer review ( review summary for Nintendo DSi


alaTest has collected and analyzed 610 user reviews of Nintendo DSi from The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Game Consoles on Reviewers are impressed by the size and design. The portability and price are also appreciated.

usability, price, portability, design, size

93% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Nintendo Handheld Console DSiNintendo Handheld Console DSi

Mar, 2019

Expert review by : Jan Birkeland (

Nintendo DSi


The DSi is the second redesign of the Nintendo DS, originally launched in 2004. Together the DS and DS Lite have now sold over 100 million units since launch, making the DS the greatest selling handheld console of all time, and hot on the heels of the...

The majority of the changes to the new model are unseen, however. The DSi features an ARM9E CPU, clocked at 133MHz, an improvement on the previous ARM9 running at 66MHz. RAM is boosted to 16MB

May, 2009

Expert review by : Ben (

Nintendo DSi Review: Evolution or Revolution


The Nintendo DSi might look like an evolution on the previous DS console, but it is more like a revolution.

Mar, 2009

Consumer review (

Nintendo DSi


I recently purchased a Nintendo DSi after not having the old Gameboy Colour and am very impressed with the latest personal gaming system.

Oct, 2003

Product Specifications

Audio Output

Sound Output Mode:Stereo


Run Time (Up To):14hour(s)


Built-in touchpad: No
Colour of product:Black / Blue / Blue, Metallic / Pink / Red / White
Gaming control function keys:Power, Select, Start

Dimensions & Weight



Display diagonal:8.25 / 8.97
Display number of colours:16.78 million colours
Display Resolution:256 x 192 / 800 x 240
Second display: Yes
Second display diagonal:7.67 / 8.25
Second display resolution:320 x 240
Touchscreen: Yes

Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:3.25in
Diagonal Size (metric):8.3cm
Output Type:Colour
Technology:TFT active matrix
Type:LCD display

Game Console

Colour Support:Colour
Form Factor:Handheld
Name:Nintendo DSi
Type:Handheld game console


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Nintendo

Input Device

Type:4-way cross keypad




Audio formats supported:AAC / AAC, MP3
Built-in Camera: Yes
Built-in speaker(s): Yes
Number of built-in speakers:2
Second Camera: Yes


Bluetooth: No
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g

Other features

AC (power) in: Yes

Packaging Content

AC adapter included: Yes
Games included:1
Manual: Yes
Stylus pen: Yes
User guide: Yes
Video game included:No / Yes


Internal Memory:256
Platform:Nintendo 3DS / Nintendo DS

Ports & interfaces

DC-in jack: Yes
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone in: Yes


AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:100-240


Built-in memory capacity:1
Built-In Optical Drive: No
Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:SD / SD, SDHC
Maximum memory card size:32

Weight & Dimensions

Height :1.89
Weight:214 / 218 / 235