Nintendo Wii RVL-001 vs RVL-101

Wii (RVL-001)

Original model Designed to stand upright; ships with vertical stand Compatible with GameCube games and accessorie

Wii Family Edition (RVL-101)

Designed to sit horizontally; doesn't ship with vertical stand Not compatible with GameCube games and accessorie Not compatible with Wii titles that require GameCube controller ports in order to work

Original Wii

– Model Number RVL-001; serial number prefix is “LU” or “LB” – Has a plastic panel that flips open to reveal GameCube controller and memory card port

Original Wii

– New systems ships with a vertical stand – “Wii” logo is perpendicular to the disc drive slot – Visually designed to stand vertically

Original Wii

Wii Family Edition

– Model Number RVL-101; serial number prefix is “KU” or “KB” – The same plastic panel from the original model is screwed down – New systems do not ship with vertical stand

Wii Family Edition