40points

Nintendo 3DS

73points

Nintendo Switch

Nintendo 3DS
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30 facts in comparison

Nintendo 3DS vs Nintendo Switch

Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Switch
40
points
Nintendo 3DS
73
points
Nintendo Switch

Why is Nintendo 3DS better than Nintendo Switch?

  • 103.76mm narrower
    135mmvs238.76mm
  • 27.6mm shorter
    74mmvs101.6mm
  • Supports connectivity between home and portable devices
    ?
  • Has a second screen
    ?
  • 163g lighter
    235gvs398g

Why is Nintendo Switch better than Nintendo 3DS?

  • 168 more available games
    ?

    2441vs2273
  • 14.93x faster CPU speed
    4 x 2GHzvs2 x 0.268GHz
  • 6mm thinner
    14mmvs20mm
  • Is region free
    ?
  • 3.32x more battery power
    4310mAhvs1300mAh
  • Has a HDMI output
    ?
  • Compatible with a motion-sensing controller(s)
    ?
  • 30GB more internal storage
    32GBvs2GB

Price comparison

General info

1.battery power
?

Best

Nintendo Switch

4310mAh

1300mAh

4310mAh

2.width
?

Best

Boxer8 Ouya (2014)

75mm

135mm

238.76mm

3.height
?

Best

Sony PS Vita TV

13.6mm

74mm

101.6mm

4.Is region free
?

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.

Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Switch
5.thickness
?

Best

Nintendo Switch Lite

14mm

20mm

14mm

6.weight
?

Best

Sony PS Vita TV

110g

235g

398g

Performance

1.CPU speed
?

Best

Microsoft Xbox One X

8 x 2.3GHz

2 x 0.268GHz

4 x 2GHz

2.internal storage
?

Best

Alienware Alpha (i7)

2000GB

2GB

32GB

Connectivity

1.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Switch
2.has a HDMI output
?

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Switch
3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Switch
4.has an external memory slot
?

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.

Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Switch
5.Has 802.11n Wi-Fi connection
?

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.

Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Switch
6.Supports connectivity between home and portable devices
?

A portable device (e.g., handheld console, smartphone) can be connected to a home console and used as a gamepad.

Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Switch

Controllers

1.number of analog sticks
?

The more analog sticks, the more complex the input can be.

Best

Nintendo Switch Lite

2

1

2

2.Compatible with a motion-sensing controller(s)
?

A motion controller is a type of game controller that utilizes sensors (such as accelerometers, gyroscopes, and other types of sensors) to track motion and provide input.

Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Switch
3.Has a wireless controller
?

The device controllers connect to the console wirelessly, allowing for a tangle free gaming experience.

Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Switch
4.number of buttons
?

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

Best

Nintendo Switch

18

10

18

Features

1.pixel density
?

Best

Nvidia Shield 2

441ppi

133ppi

236ppi

2.number of games
?

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

Best

Sony PlayStation 2

3870

2273

2441

3.resolution
?

Best

Nvidia Shield 2

1920 x 1080px

400 x 240px

1280 x 720px

4.screen size
?

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Nintendo Switch

6.2"

3.5"

6.2"

5.has a touch screen
?

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Switch
6.Has a second screen
?

A second screen can complement the main display.

Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Switch

Miscellaneous

1.has stereo speakers
?

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Switch
2.Has USB Type-C
?

The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.

Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Switch

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