Super Nintendo Entertainment System

The Super Nintendo Entertainment System (an aa kent as the Super NES, SNES or Super Nintendo) is a 16-bit video gemme console developed bi Nintendo that wis released in 1990 in Japan, 1991 in North Americae, 1992 in Europe an Australasie (Oceanie), an Sooth Americae in 1993.

Super Nintendo Entertainment System
The North American SNES (circa 1991)
A Japanese Super Famicom
Tap: North American SNES (circa 1991)
Bottom: Japanese Super Famicom
Ither variations are pictured under Casin ablo
TypeVideo gemme console
GenerationFowert generation
Release date
              Units sauldWarldwide: 49.10 million[4]
              Japan: 17.17 million
              North & Sooth Americae: 23.35 million
              Ither: 8.58 million
              MediaROM cartridge
              CPU16-bit 65c816 Ricoh 5A22 3.58 MHz
              Online servicesSatellaview (Japan anly), XBAND, Nintendo Power (Japan Anly)
              Best-sellin gemme
              PredecessorNintendo Entertainment System
              SuccessorNintendo 64


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