Nintendo Co Ltd, NTT East Corp and NTT West Corp NTT EastWest have officially announced that they will jointly promote the connection of NTT EastWest's optical fiber to the home FTTH service, FLET'S Hikari, and Nintendo's Wii. Nintendo places Wii's current Internet access ratio at about 40%, which is lower than the broadband penetration of over 50%. Under the agreement, the companies will open a joint call center and offer FTTH line installation in tandem with Wii setup for Internet access.
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