Figures released by web analytics firm Hitwise make 'Nintendo Wii' the most searched for electronics item.
Hitwise reports that the for the week ending December 9, 'Nintendo Wii' ranked as the most searched for electronics term, with 'Wii' placing in third. Four of the top six places were occupied by iPod searches, and places seven to nine were filled by the PSP, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 respectively.
"Share of UK internet searches for "nintendo wii" surged up 147% last week. The term "nintendo wii" was among the top 100 search terms based on volume of UK internet searches last week and ranked as the fourth highest volume product search term, after "premium bonds", "car insurance" and "broadband"," Hitwise reported on Tuesday.