Nintendo Wii Heat Sink
This part mounts on top of the CPU and GPU to dissipate heat.
Nintendo Wii Fan
This part sits between the heat sink and the rear vent and helps dissipate heat.
Nintendo Wii Wi-Fi Board
This part mounts on the motherboard and includes connectors for the Wi-Fi and Bluetooth antenna cables.
Nintendo Wii Bluetooth Board
This part mounts on the motherboard and provides Bluetooth connectivity.
Nintendo Wii Wi-Fi Antenna Set
These antennas connect to the Wi-Fi card and allow Wi-Fi connectivity.
Nintendo Wii DVD Drive Data Cable
This cable connects the DVD drive to the motherboard via ZIF connectors.
Nintendo Wii DVD Drive Power Cable
This cable provides power from the motherboard to the DVD drive.
CR2032 Lithium Battery
The reserve battery allows continuous clock and calendar function.
Nintendo Wii CMOS Battery Door
Door on outer case that holds CMOS battery
Nintendo Wii Screw Set
This set includes all the screws except the CMOS battery door screw.
The Wii was released by Nintendo on November 19, 2006. The Wii the successor to the Nintendo GameCube, and is able to play GameCube games. The Wii is substantially less powerful than the competing Sony PS3 and Microsoft Xbox 360 consoles. However, the Wii has enjoyed both higher sales and less hardware problems than competing consoles.