50points

Nintendo 3DS XL (2014)

48points

Sony PS3 Slim 250GB

Nintendo 3DS XL (2014)
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Nintendo 3DS XL (2014) vs Sony PS3 Slim 250GB

Nintendo 3DS XL (2014)
Sony PS3 Slim 250GB

Why is Nintendo 3DS XL (2014) better than Sony PS3 Slim 250GB?

  • 1501 more available games
    ?

    2273vs772
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • 268.5mm thinner
    ?

    21.5mmvs290mm
  • 130mm narrower
    ?

    160mmvs290mm
  • Has a touch screen
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  • Has a secondary screen
    ?
  • 2.87kg lighter
    ?

    329gvs3200g
  • Has an autostereoscopic display
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Why is Sony PS3 Slim 250GB better than Nintendo 3DS XL (2014)?

  • Hard drive is replaceable
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  • Is DLNA-certified
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  • Supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
    ?
  • 29.5mm shorter
    ?

    64mmvs93.5mm
  • Has an HDMI output
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  • Compatible with a motion-sensing controller(s)
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  • Has a wireless controller
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  • Has optical tracking
    ?

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General info

1.Hard drive is replaceable
Nintendo 3DS XL (2014)
Sony PS3 Slim 250GB
The internal hard drive can be replaced by the user, for example if you wish to upgrade to a larger storage capacity.
2.Is region free
Nintendo 3DS XL (2014)
Sony PS3 Slim 250GB
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.
3.thickness

21.5mm

290mm

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.
4.width

160mm

290mm

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

93.5mm

64mm

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

329g

3.2kg

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 XL (2014)
Sony PS3 Slim 250GB
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
2.supports Wi-Fi
Nintendo 3DS XL (2014)
Sony PS3 Slim 250GB
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
3.has an external memory slot
Nintendo 3DS XL (2014)
Sony PS3 Slim 250GB
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.is DLNA-certified
Nintendo 3DS XL (2014)
Sony PS3 Slim 250GB
All DLNA-certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.
5.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Nintendo 3DS XL (2014)
Sony PS3 Slim 250GB
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.
6.has an HDMI output
Nintendo 3DS XL (2014)
Sony PS3 Slim 250GB
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

Features

1.number of games

2273

772

Consoles which have more games offer more choice to the user. It is also an indicator of how popular a console is.
2.has a touch screen
Nintendo 3DS XL (2014)
Sony PS3 Slim 250GB
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
3.Has a secondary screen
Nintendo 3DS XL (2014)
Sony PS3 Slim 250GB
A secondary screen complements the main screen, offering an enhanced and improved user experience.
4.Has optical tracking
Nintendo 3DS XL (2014)
Sony PS3 Slim 250GB
The device tracks the user's motion and gestures using a camera. This allows for enhanced gameplay through recognizing the player's movement.
5.Has an autostereoscopic display
Nintendo 3DS XL (2014)
Sony PS3 Slim 250GB
An autostereoscopic screen displays 3D images that can be seen without 3D glasses.
6.Supports 3D
Nintendo 3DS XL (2014)
Sony PS3 Slim 250GB
Allows you to view in 3D (if you have a 3D display and glasses).

Controllers

1.number of analog sticks

2

2

The more analog sticks, the more complex the input can be.
2.Compatible with a motion-sensing controller(s)
Nintendo 3DS XL (2014)
Sony PS3 Slim 250GB
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 XL (2014)
Sony PS3 Slim 250GB
The device controllers connect to the console wirelessly, allowing for a tangle free gaming experience.
4.Has dual force feedback
Nintendo 3DS XL (2014)
Sony PS3 Slim 250GB
With dual force feedback the controller has realistic vibrations, allowing you to feel the direction from which the impact is coming.
5.number of buttons

14

14

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

Miscellaneous

1.has a CMOS sensor
Nintendo 3DS XL (2014)
Sony PS3 Slim 250GB
CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.

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