What is the current version of Wii?

Wii system software

Developer Nintendo
Working state Discontinued
Source model Closed source
Initial release 1.0 / November 19, 2006
Latest release 4.3 / September 7, 2010

Why cant I update my Wii?

Why Will My Wii Not Update? Your home network can be powered up when you are at home. During the update, wireless interference may cause your Wii U Internet connection to go out. An unblocked network firewall may be preventing the update of the system.

Does the Wii still get updates?

Wii system software is a discontinued set of firmware versions and a software frontend for the Wii home video game console. In most games, including first-party and third-party titles, system software updates are included so that systems that are not connected to the Internet can still receive them.

How many versions of Wii are there?

According to Nintendo.com where I sourced this information, only THREE models of the Wii were released to the North American market: the RVL-001, the RVL-101, and the RVL-201. Numerous color variations and special editions were released, but all as a part of a particular build model.

What can I do with an old Wii?

What to Do With an Old Nintendo Wii: 12 Fun DIY Ideas and…

  • Install Homebrew on Your Old Nintendo Wii Console.
  • Install Homebrew Wii Games and Apps.
  • Develop Your Own Homebrew Games.
  • Turn Your Old Wii Console Into a Children’s Media Center.
  • Use Your Wii to Play DVDs.
  • Turn Your Wii Into a PC With Wii-Linux.

Why did they stop making the Wii?

Some consoles, like the PlayStation 2, have enough momentum to keep going even when their successor arrives, but the Wii was so weakened by years of third-party neglect and shovelware that the momentum was gone. Nintendo turned its back on what had once been a money-making golden child and walked away.