Nintendo copied Sony

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User Info: ADHDguitar

ADHDguitar
3 years ago#1
By allowing the Wii U to download software while off.


This is a good thing, because that's an amazing feature.
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User Info: Rev0luti0nN0w

Rev0luti0nN0w
3 years ago#2
The wii did that too................
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User Info: GeassMaster

GeassMaster
3 years ago#3
I remember when Nintendo fans kept saying Sony copied download codes from them. Those were the days.
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User Info: pokemonfreak97

pokemonfreak97
3 years ago#4
Did they? Well, it's a good feature. If nobody could copy simple features from anyone, then only Windows computers would have mouse pointers.
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User Info: NintendoGamer83

NintendoGamer83
3 years ago#5
GeassMaster posted...
I remember when Nintendo fans kept saying Sony copied download codes from them. Those were the days.


Source?
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User Info: slyman19

slyman19
3 years ago#6
Didn't Xbox do it first, in terms of a gaming console?

User Info: STE573

STE573
3 years ago#7
slyman19 posted...
Didn't Xbox do it first, in terms of a gaming console?


The 360 still doesn't allow low power download mode. I remember reading it was because the CPU is used to do something to the incoming code before saving to the HDD. Not 100% on that though. It was something to do with QA IIRC, which is also why they don't support modding as the QA codes would not be present in mods without verification.
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User Info: Faceman_

Faceman_
3 years ago#8
The PS3 doesn't download anything when it's off.

User Info: Gamerguymass

Gamerguymass
3 years ago#9
So even if this were true, thats a total of one thing they have copied? When pretty much all of Sony's hardware is copied from Nintendo. I would say they earned it, and a lot more.

User Info: vidalmoraza

vidalmoraza
3 years ago#10
Faceman_ posted...
The PS3 doesn't download anything when it's off.


No console does that, at most they get into a low power mode or sleep mode while still downloading....

What does the PS3 does is you can set it to turn on automatically at a set time, and check for updates, patches and stuff, then download it, install it and it turns off again....
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