Nintendo DS gets a new color: Black

Posted by Wolfgang Gruener

Nintendo has freshened up its handheld gaming system Nintendo DS: The color combination Cobalt/Black is the seventh version, which also includes Polar White, Coral Pink, Onyx, Crimson/Black and the limited-edition Gold and Metallic Rose. Pricing remains unchanged; the black DS will be available starting February 10, Nintendo said.

According to the manufacturer, more than 17.6 million DS consoles have been sold since its launch in November 2004.