Nintendo's 3DS and Sony's PlayStation Vita are the two biggest contenders when it comes to gaming on the go. Handheld consoles have evolved a long way from the original black-and-white Game Boy, and these portable systems prove it with console-quality graphics, controls and online features. These systems each offer unique, immersive game experiences, and also feature plenty of functionality for your lifestyle. You can browse the web, watch streaming media and communicate with friends in a portable package. Discover the unique advantages of each of these portable consoles to find out which one is the best for you.
|Top screen, 800 x 240 pixels; bottom screen, 320 × 240 pixels||960 x 544 pixels|
|3-6.5 hours||3-5 hours|
|One touch screen||One touch screen, back touch panel|
|SD card||PS Vita memory card (proprietary)|
*Refer to the Portable Console Buying Guide for more price information.
Advantages of 3DS
Limitations of 3DS
Advantages of PS Vita
Limitations of Vita