41points

Nintendo 3DS

21points

Nintendo Gamecube

Nintendo 3DS
Comparison winner
Nintendo Gamecube
vs
vs

21 facts in comparison

Nintendo 3DS vs Nintendo Gamecube

Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Gamecube

Why is Nintendo 3DS better than Nintendo Gamecube?

  • 1624 more available games
    ?

    2273vs649
  • 10.29% faster CPU speed
    ?

    2 x 0.268GHzvs1 x 0.486GHz
  • 0.1GB more RAM memory
    ?

    0.13GBvs0.024GB
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • Supports Wi-Fi
    ?
  • Has an external memory slot
    ?
  • 140mm thinner
    ?

    20mmvs160mm
  • 14mm narrower
    ?

    135mmvs149mm

Why is Nintendo Gamecube better than Nintendo 3DS?

  • 1 more analog sticks
    ?

    2vs1

Price comparison

Nintendo 3DS

Buy used:

$118.00

ProductStorePrice
Nintendo 3DS AmazonNew Nintendo 2DS XL - Black + Turquoise ...New Nintendo 2DS XL - Black + Turquoise With Mario Kart 7 Pre-installed - Nintendo 2DS
Amazon logo
$172.74
Nintendo 3DS AmazonNintendo Pikachu Yellow Edition New Nint...Nintendo Pikachu Yellow Edition New Nintendo 3DS XL Console
Amazon logo
$389.99
Nintendo 3DS AmazonNintendo New 3DS XL Console - Black (Ren...Nintendo New 3DS XL Console - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$349.95
Nintendo 3DS AmazonNintendo 3DS - Cosmo Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$274.95
Nintendo 3DS walmartNintendo Selects: The Legend of Zelda: M...Nintendo Selects: The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask 3DS, Nintendo 3DS, 045496745189
walmart logo
$19.99

Nintendo Gamecube

Buy used:

$84.99

ProductStorePrice
Nintendo Gamecube AmazonGamecube Console Platinum (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$178.99
Nintendo Gamecube AmazonGameCube Console - Indigo (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$189.99
Nintendo Gamecube AmazonNintendo Gamecube System Console - Jet B...Nintendo Gamecube System Console - Jet Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$239.99
Nintendo Gamecube AmazonNintendo Game Cube Controller Super Smas...Nintendo Game Cube Controller Super Smash Bros. Black Japan Import
Amazon logo
$55.00

Performance

1.CPU speed

2 x 0.268GHz

1 x 0.486GHz

The CPU speed indicates how many processing cycles per second can be executed by a CPU, considering all of its cores (processing units). It is calculated by adding the clock rates of each core or, in the case of multi-core processors employing different microarchitectures, of each group of cores.
2.RAM

0.13GB

24MB

Random-access memory (RAM) is a form of volatile memory used to store working data and machine code currently in use. It is a quick-access, temporary virtual storage that can be read and changed in any order, thus enabling fast data processing.

General info

1.Is region free
Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Gamecube
Region free devices allow you to play games from different continents. This enables you to collect a larger game library, and you could play games before they are released in your region.
2.thickness

20mm

160mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
3.width

135mm

149mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
4.height

74mm

112mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.
5.weight

235g

2.4kg

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
6.is portable
Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Gamecube
A hand-held console allows you to play games on the go, making it great for commutes or while on vacation.

Connectivity

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Gamecube
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
2.supports Wi-Fi
Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Gamecube
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
3.has an external memory slot
Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Gamecube
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.
4.Supports connectivity between home and portable devices
Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Gamecube
A portable device (e.g., handheld console, smartphone) can be connected to a home console and used as a gamepad.

Features

1.number of games

2273

649

Consoles which have more games offer more choice to the user. It is also an indicator of how popular a console is.
2.number of channels of sound output

2

2

The more channels of sound, the more realistic the experience becomes.
3.has a touch screen
Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Gamecube
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
4.Has a secondary screen
Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Gamecube
A secondary screen complements the main screen, offering an enhanced and improved user experience.
5.Has an autostereoscopic display
Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Gamecube
An autostereoscopic screen displays 3D images that can be seen without 3D glasses.
6.has two sensors
Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Gamecube
The device has two sensors and two lenses. The 3D images may be seen in the parallax-barrier LCD panel without glasses.

Controllers

1.number of analog sticks

1

2

The more analog sticks, the more complex the input can be.
2.number of buttons

10

8

The more buttons the device has, the more complex the input can be.

Follow Versus on Youtube

Check out our channel

Which are the best game consoles?

Show all
This page is currently only available in English.