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Nintendo Wii mini

alaTest has collected and analyzed 146 reviews of Nintendo Wii mini. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Game Consoles for all reviews. Reviewers really like the size and portability. The price and usability also get good opinions. There are some critical reviews about the reliability, while there are some mixed reviews about the connectivity.

usability, price, family , portability, size


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Game Consoles the Nintendo Wii mini is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 88/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 146 reviews)

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Expert review by: Damien McFerran (

Nintendo Wii Mini


The Wii revision that nobody asked for.

Attractive design ; Cool red controllers

No online connectivity ; Composite AV only ; Not that much smaller than the original Wii ; Top loading drive actually means it takes up more space

It also means you can’t download apps for services such as BBC iPlayer and YouTube, and - possibly most serious of all - it prevents patches from being applied to existing software. The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword shipped in 2011 with a...

Dec, 2012

Expert review by: (

Nintendo Wii Mini


Amid the fuss surrounding the launch of the Wii U it's easy to forget that Nintendo also released another new piece of hardware at the end of 2012: the scaled-down Nintendo Wii Mini. Essentially a Wii in different clothing, the system is currently...

The Wii Mini is a good idea on paper. The Wii is now six years old and has sold millions, so a cheaper hardware revision is an excellent way of rejuvenating interest and picking up some more fans. Sadly, Nintendo has robbed the machine of so much...

Feb, 2013

Consumer review by: Juan (

Great if you just want to play games


The wii mini is a great option if you just want to kill the need to play some wii games but not really spend the 300 dollars on the wii u... after playing it 2 weeks i was satisfied... so i am happy i saved the 200 bucks... works great and it is your...

May, 2015

Consumer review by: redWii (

perfect! !!


Great product at a great price!! Works with everything Wii

May, 2015

Consumer review by: Bestbuyer (

Great for kids


this item is great for kids and aldikts alike. Family fun time is great with this product.

May, 2015

Consumer review by: Gonzalo (

Lots of fun


The WII is probably one of the only consoles out there that gives such a clean and immersive feel when playing a game. I thoroughly enjoyed hopping around playing DDR games, or even just using a wireless control to hook up to a steering wheel for Mario...

May, 2015

Consumer review by: billyrock (

Works great


The only thing I do not like about this console is the disk drive. There was nothing on the box showing that its a completely different disc drive then the other Wii. The location I was planning on putting it would not work because of the way the door...

May, 2015

Consumer review by: ronieto (

Great Kids Game


Great system to play the only game my child likes to play which are all the Mario games...

May, 2015

Consumer review by: Ozzie (

Great for the grandkids


My grandkids loves it. easy to setup, I set it up when they are at my house.

May, 2015

Consumer review by: Jared55 (

All We Needed


This basic WII console was all my wife and I needed to play WII sports for exercise. We did not need the WIFI or HD capability for these old favorites. They couldn't look or sound better on our Samsung LCD TV. The red casing and controller is...

May, 2015

Product Specifications

Bundle:No / With Accessories


Basic Colour:Red
Software Medium:DVD

General Features

System of Console:Wii
Table / Portable:Table