In an interview regarding Nintendo’s new Wii U gaming console revealed at E3 this week. Nintendo’s chief game designers, Katsuya Eguchi, has confirmed that the new Wii U system proprietary disk format will hold 25 Gigabytes of data, similar to a Blu-ray disk. However it is still unknown whether the new Wii U gaming console will be equipped with a Blu-ray drive at the current time.
However it is thought the at the new system could have an 8GB internal and will support extra external drive storage via USB. Nintendo has also confirmed that the Wii U’s new tablet-like controller will not be sold as a standalone unit, and will only come bundled with the new console.
Source : Kotaku