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Ever wonder how the Wii remote works? The full explanation is too complicated to lay out here, but the most important innovation is the accelerometer, which can sense movement from front to back, side to side, and up and down, and can also sense a left and right or up and down tilt. It gathers this information and sends it to a data converter, which converts the movements to digital information, which is beamed to the Wii via Bluetooth. Pretty fancy, huh? Food for thought as you peruse the vast inventory of Wii remotes found on eBay.

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About Wii Remotes

Nintendo introduced the Wii gaming console in 2006, and it revolutionized the home entertainment industry by making users get on their feet. The Wii remote makes the whole experience possible. Many Wii games require both a Wii remote and a nunchuck. The remote senses movement and accepts inputs from pressed buttons. This style of play was new, and it meant the whole family could get involved and get some exercise while playing. Swinging a Wii remote around does have its risks, and there is an increased risk of damaging the remote. If you experience a remote mishap, head to eBay, where the reliable sellers offer new and used official Wii remotes along with other accessories, including chargers and protective covers. You can buy remotes in different colors so the kids can easily identify which remotes are "theirs." Best of all, you can order your remotes from the comfort of home.

Shop the extensive inventory of video game accessories including Nintendo Wii video game multimedia remotes!