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Nintendo DS Lite (Polar White)

Nintendo DS Lite (Polar White)
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Sony PlayStation Vita (3G/Wi-Fi)

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Price $299 at 1 store $57 to $197 at 2 stores $289 to $449 at 2 stores
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3.5 stars Very good
    Overall score: 7.3 (3.5 stars)
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    Overall score: 8.2 (4.0 stars)
Average user rating 4.0 stars out of 2 reviews 4.0 stars out of 141 reviews 0 stars No reviews, write one!
Release date September 20, 2010 June 11, 2006 February 15, 2012
The Bottom Line With a slick new design, brighter screens, and a growing library of fun and innovative games, the Nintendo DS Lite is an impressive improvement over the original DS. 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.

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Max resolution (external) [Jul 2, 2008 from CDS: Video Output] 1920 x 1080
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Processor type Info unavailable Info unavailable Cortex-A9 MPCore
Graphics Processor Info unavailable Info unavailable SGX543MP4+
Media Type DVD
PlayStation Vita card
Flash memory card
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