The Nintendo DSi is now $50, or 16.6 per cent, cheaper, which Nintendo Australia dropping the RRP to $249.

“Previously priced at $299.95, Nintendo DSi has something for everyone, containing more functions to bring you more fun,” said a Nintendo spokesperson.

“Keep a photo diary via your Nintendo DSi Camera, store and play music with Nintendo DSi Sound, browse the web, or visit the Nintendo DSi Shop to download software.”

This price change will take effect tomorrow, when the new Nintendo DSi XL is released.