Sony PSP 3000 (Black) comparison

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Sony PSP 3000 (Black)

Sony PSP 3000 (Black)
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Sony PlayStation Vita (Wi-Fi)

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Sony PSP

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Sony PSP Go (Black)

Sony PSP Go (Black)
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Price $126 at 1 store $309 at 1 store $124 to $599 at 2 stores $249 at 1 store $399 to $1,200 at 6 stores
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4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.0 (4.0 stars)
4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.2 (4.0 stars)
4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.1 (4.0 stars)
3.0 stars Good
    Overall score: 6.7 (3.0 stars)
3.5 stars Very good
    Overall score: 7.5 (3.5 stars)
Average user rating 4.0 stars out of 46 reviews 4.0 stars out of 43 reviews 3.5 stars out of 1317 reviews 2.5 stars out of 77 reviews 3.5 stars out of 34 reviews
Release date October 15, 2008 February 15, 2012 March 24, 2005 October 01, 2009 November 15, 2013
The Bottom Line While there's probably not enough to get owners of previous the PSP to upgrade, newcomers will find the PSP-3000 to be a solid portable gaming and multimedia device. Overall, the PlayStation Vita is the most advanced portable gaming system ever made. While the price is deceiving because of a hidden cost, gamers are getting an impressively complete package. Now priced at $200, the Vita makes a compelling case as the ultimate indie portable console. The Sony PSP elevates portable gaming to the next level, but its multimedia functionality falls short of its full potential. The PSP Go is a sleek and sexy redesign, but its high price tag and some frustrating caveats mean it's not a must-have upgrade for existing PSP owners--at least for now. The PlayStation 4's beautiful graphics, blazing interface, near-perfect controller, and lower price give it a slight edge on the Xbox One -- for now.

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Max resolution (external) [Jul 2, 2008 from CDS: Video Output] Info unavailable 960 x 544
Info unavailable 480 x 272
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Processor type Info unavailable Cortex-A9 MPCore
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Graphics Processor Info unavailable SGX543MP4+
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Media Type UMD (Universal Media Disc)
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PlayStation Vita card
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UMD (Universal Media Disc)
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RAM installed size Info unavailable Info unavailable 32 MB
64 MB
8 GB
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