39points

Nintendo 3DS

56points

Nintendo Switch Lite

Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Switch Lite
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Nintendo 3DS vs Nintendo Switch Lite

Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Switch Lite

Why is Nintendo 3DS better than Nintendo Switch Lite?

  • 73.28mm narrower
    ?

    135mmvs208.28mm
  • 17.44mm shorter
    ?

    74mmvs91.44mm
  • Supports connectivity between home and portable devices
    ?
  • Has a secondary screen
    ?
  • 41g lighter
    ?

    235gvs276g
  • Has an autostereoscopic display
    ?
  • Has two sensors
    ?
  • Supports 3D
    ?

Why is Nintendo Switch Lite better than Nintendo 3DS?

  • 168 more available games
    ?

    2441vs2273
  • 14.93x faster CPU speed
    ?

    4 x 2GHzvs2 x 0.268GHz
  • Is region free
    ?
  • 6mm thinner
    ?

    14mmvs20mm
  • 2.75x more battery power
    ?

    3570mAhvs1300mAh
  • Supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
    ?
  • 30GB more internal storage
    ?

    32GBvs2GB
  • 1 more analog sticks
    ?

    2vs1

Price comparison

Nintendo 3DS

Buy used:

$103.59

ProductStorePrice
Nintendo 3DS AmazonNintendo 3DS Aqua Blue (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$229.95
Nintendo 3DS AmazonNintendo 3DS XL - Blue/Black [Old Model]...Nintendo 3DS XL - Blue/Black [Old Model] (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$249.95
Nintendo 3DS aliexpressProfessionally Refurbished For 3DS 3DSXL...Professionally Refurbished For 3DS 3DSXL 3DSLL Game Console For 3DS Game console With R4 32GB and System 16GB
aliexpress logo
$122.00
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 Switch Lite

Buy used:

$224.49

ProductStorePrice
Nintendo Switch Lite AmazonNintendo Switch Lite - Turquoise
Amazon logo
$199.00
Nintendo Switch Lite AmazonNintendo Switch Lite - Coral - Switch
Amazon logo
$199.96
Nintendo Switch Lite AmazonNintendo Switch - Animal Crossing: New H...Nintendo Switch - Animal Crossing: New Horizons Edition - Switch
Amazon logo
$361.00
Nintendo Switch Lite AmazonNintendo Switch Lite - Yellow
Amazon logo
$232.98
Nintendo Switch Lite AmazonThe Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild ...The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild - Nintendo Switch [Digital Code]
Amazon logo
$59.99
Nintendo Switch Lite AmazonNintendo Switch Lite Console - Gray - wi...Nintendo Switch Lite Console - Gray - with SPSE 128GB Micro SD Card and Adapter
Amazon logo
$278.90
Nintendo Switch Lite AmazonNewest Nintendo Switch Lite - 5.5" Touch...Newest Nintendo Switch Lite - 5.5" Touchscreen Display, Built-in Plus Control Pad, iPuzzle 9-in-1 Carrying Case, Built-in Speakers, 3.5mm Audio Jack, 802.11ac WiFi, Bluetooth 4.1, 0.61 lb - Turquoise
Amazon logo
$319.00
Nintendo Switch Lite AmazonNintendo Switch Lite Console - Turquoise...Nintendo Switch Lite Console - Turquoise - with SPSE 128GB Micro SD Card and Adapter
Amazon logo
$254.98
Nintendo Switch Lite AmazonSwitch Nintendo Lite Console - Coral - w...Switch Nintendo Lite Console - Coral - with SPSE 128GB Micro SD Card and Adapter
Amazon logo
$255.58
Nintendo Switch Lite walmartNintendo Switch Lite in Gray with 11 in ...Nintendo Switch Lite in Gray with 11 in 1 Accessories Kit
walmart logo
$299.99

Performance

1.CPU speed

2 x 0.268GHz

4 x 2GHz

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.internal storage

2GB

32GB

The internal storage refers to the built-in storage space available in a device for system data, apps, and user-generated data. With a large amount of internal storage, you can save more files and apps on your device.

General info

1.Is region free
Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Switch Lite
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

14mm

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

208.28mm

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

1300mAh

3570mAh

Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.
5.height

74mm

91.44mm

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

235g

276g

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.

Connectivity

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Switch Lite
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
2.supports Wi-Fi
Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Switch Lite
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
3.has an external memory slot
Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Switch Lite
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 Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Switch Lite
Wi-Fi 4 (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.
5.has an HDMI output
Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Switch Lite
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
6.Supports connectivity between home and portable devices
Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Switch Lite
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

2441

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

133ppi

267ppi

Pixel density is a measurement of a screen's resolution, expressed as the number of pixels per inch (PPI) on the screen. A higher pixel density translates into more clarity and sharpness for the images rendered on the screen, thus improving the quality of the viewing experience.
3.screen size

3.5"

5.5"

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

400 x 240px

1280 x 720px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
5.has a touch screen
Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Switch Lite
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
6.Has a secondary screen
Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Switch Lite
A secondary screen complements the main screen, offering an enhanced and improved user experience.

Controllers

1.number of analog sticks

1

2

The more analog sticks, the more complex the input can be.
2.Compatible with a motion-sensing controller(s)
Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Switch Lite
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.
3.Has a wireless controller
Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo Switch Lite
The device controllers connect to the console wirelessly, allowing for a tangle free gaming experience.
4.number of buttons

10

14

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

Price comparison

Nintendo 3DS

Buy used:

$103.59

ProductStorePrice
Nintendo 3DS AmazonNintendo 3DS Aqua Blue (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$229.95
Nintendo 3DS AmazonNintendo 3DS XL - Blue/Black [Old Model]...Nintendo 3DS XL - Blue/Black [Old Model] (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$249.95
Nintendo 3DS aliexpressProfessionally Refurbished For 3DS 3DSXL...Professionally Refurbished For 3DS 3DSXL 3DSLL Game Console For 3DS Game console With R4 32GB and System 16GB
aliexpress logo
$122.00
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 Switch Lite

Buy used:

$224.49

ProductStorePrice
Nintendo Switch Lite AmazonNintendo Switch Lite - Turquoise
Amazon logo
$199.00
Nintendo Switch Lite AmazonNintendo Switch Lite - Coral - Switch
Amazon logo
$199.96
Nintendo Switch Lite AmazonNintendo Switch - Animal Crossing: New H...Nintendo Switch - Animal Crossing: New Horizons Edition - Switch
Amazon logo
$361.00
Nintendo Switch Lite AmazonNintendo Switch Lite - Yellow
Amazon logo
$232.98
Nintendo Switch Lite AmazonThe Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild ...The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild - Nintendo Switch [Digital Code]
Amazon logo
$59.99
Nintendo Switch Lite AmazonNintendo Switch Lite Console - Gray - wi...Nintendo Switch Lite Console - Gray - with SPSE 128GB Micro SD Card and Adapter
Amazon logo
$278.90
Nintendo Switch Lite AmazonNewest Nintendo Switch Lite - 5.5" Touch...Newest Nintendo Switch Lite - 5.5" Touchscreen Display, Built-in Plus Control Pad, iPuzzle 9-in-1 Carrying Case, Built-in Speakers, 3.5mm Audio Jack, 802.11ac WiFi, Bluetooth 4.1, 0.61 lb - Turquoise
Amazon logo
$319.00
Nintendo Switch Lite AmazonNintendo Switch Lite Console - Turquoise...Nintendo Switch Lite Console - Turquoise - with SPSE 128GB Micro SD Card and Adapter
Amazon logo
$254.98
Nintendo Switch Lite AmazonSwitch Nintendo Lite Console - Coral - w...Switch Nintendo Lite Console - Coral - with SPSE 128GB Micro SD Card and Adapter
Amazon logo
$255.58
Nintendo Switch Lite walmartNintendo Switch Lite in Gray with 11 in ...Nintendo Switch Lite in Gray with 11 in 1 Accessories Kit
walmart logo
$299.99

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