40points

Nintendo 3DS XL

80points

Sony PlayStation 4

Nintendo 3DS XL
Sony PlayStation 4
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36 facts in comparison

Nintendo 3DS XL vs Sony PlayStation 4

Nintendo 3DS XL
Sony PlayStation 4
40
points
Nintendo 3DS XL
80
points
Sony PlayStation 4

Why is Nintendo 3DS XL better than Sony PlayStation 4?

  • 1057 more available games
    ?

    2273vs1216
  • 149mm narrower
    156mmvs305mm
  • 253mm thinner
    22mmvs275mm
  • Has an external memory slot
    ?
  • Has a touch screen
    ?
  • 2.46kg lighter
    336gvs2800g
  • Has a secondary screen
    ?
  • Has an autostereoscopic display
    ?

Why is Sony PlayStation 4 better than Nintendo 3DS XL?

  • 23.88x faster CPU speed
    8 x 1.6GHzvs2 x 0.268GHz
  • 7.88GB more RAM memory
    8GBvs0.125GB
  • Hard drive is replaceable
    ?
  • Is region free
    ?
  • Streaming without subscription
    ?
  • 40mm shorter
    53mmvs93mm
  • Has an internal power supply
    ?
  • The device has an integrated touchpad
    ?

Price comparison

Nintendo 3DS XL

Buy used:

$154.99

ProductStorePrice
Nintendo 3DS XL AmazonNintendo New 3DS XL Solgaleo Lunala Blac...Nintendo New 3DS XL Solgaleo Lunala Black Edition
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$212.00
Nintendo 3DS XL AmazonNintendo New 3DS XL - Galaxy Style
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$278.00
Nintendo 3DS XL AmazonNintendo New 3DS XL - Pikachu Yellow Edi...Nintendo New 3DS XL - Pikachu Yellow Edition [Discontinued]
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$206.50
Nintendo 3DS XL AmazonNintendo New 3DS XL - Black
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$299.98
Nintendo 3DS XL AmazonNintendo New 3DS XL Console - Black (Ren...Nintendo New 3DS XL Console - Black (Renewed)
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$178.99
Nintendo 3DS XL AmazonNintendo New 3DS XL Console- Galaxy Styl...Nintendo New 3DS XL Console- Galaxy Style (Renewed)
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$178.99
Nintendo 3DS XL AmazonNintendo New 3DS XL - Super NES Edition ...Nintendo New 3DS XL - Super NES Edition + Super Mario Kart for SNES
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$335.00
Nintendo 3DS XL AmazonBlack Nintendo 3DS XL Bundle Nintendo, A...Black Nintendo 3DS XL Bundle Nintendo, AC Adapter, and Two Full Games 3D Mode (Ages 7+ Years)
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$338.85
Nintendo 3DS XL AmazonNintendo 3DS XL - Blue/Black [Old Model]...Nintendo 3DS XL - Blue/Black [Old Model] Games Included
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$288.96
Nintendo 3DS XL walmartNew Nintendo 3DS XL - Galaxy Style
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$199.96

Sony PlayStation 4

ProductStorePrice
Sony PlayStation 4 aliexpressKit Sony PlayStation 4 Pro 1 TB HDD) Bla...Kit Sony PlayStation 4 Pro 1 TB HDD) Black (CUH-7208В) "+" HZD "game" God of War"
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$535.35

General info

1.Hard drive is replaceable
?

The internal hard drive can be replaced by the user, for example if you wish to upgrade to a larger storage capacity.

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Sony PlayStation 4
2.width
?

Best

Boxer8 Ouya (2014)

75mm

156mm

305mm

3.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 XL
Sony PlayStation 4
4.thickness
?

Best

Nintendo Switch Lite

14mm

22mm

275mm

5.height
?

Best

Sony PS Vita TV

13.6mm

93mm

53mm

6.Has an internal power supply
?

Devices with an internal power supply are desirable as they don't require a large external "power brick" on the cable. It’s more aesthetically pleasing and an advantage if you have limited space.

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Sony PlayStation 4

Performance

1.RAM
?

Best

Microsoft Xbox One X

12GB

0.13GB

8GB

2.CPU speed
?

Best

Microsoft Xbox One X

8 x 2.3GHz

2 x 0.268GHz

8 x 1.6GHz

3.internal storage
?

Best

Alienware Alpha (i7)

2000GB

2GB

500GB

Connectivity

1.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Nintendo 3DS XL
Sony PlayStation 4
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 XL
Sony PlayStation 4
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. Show more

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Sony PlayStation 4
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. Show more

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Sony PlayStation 4
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.

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Sony PlayStation 4
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.

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Sony PlayStation 4

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.The device has an integrated touchpad
?

With a touchpad, users can control the device by moving their finger on a touch-sensitive surface. This can facilitate a more complex interaction.

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Sony PlayStation 4
3.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 XL
Sony PlayStation 4
4.Has a wireless controller
?

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

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Sony PlayStation 4
5.Has dual force feedback
?

With dual force feedback the controller has realistic vibrations, allowing you to feel the direction from which the impact is coming.

Nintendo 3DS XL
Sony PlayStation 4
6.number of buttons
?

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

Best

Nintendo Switch

18

10

14

Features

1.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

1216

2.number of channels of sound output
?

The more channels of sound, the more realistic the experience becomes.

Best

Nintendo SNES

8

2

7.1

3.Streaming without subscription
?

You can access big name video streaming services such as Netflix and Hulu Plus, without a subscription to the console’s manufacturer.

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Sony PlayStation 4
4.Can play games while they download
?

This means you don’t have to wait for the entire game to download first, as the later stages of the game download while you are playing.

Nintendo 3DS XL
Sony PlayStation 4
5.has a touch screen
?

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

Nintendo 3DS XL
Sony PlayStation 4
6.Has optical tracking
?

The device tracks the user's motion and gestures using a camera. This allows for enhanced gameplay through recognizing the player's movement.

Nintendo 3DS XL
Sony PlayStation 4

Price comparison

Nintendo 3DS XL

Buy used:

$154.99

ProductStorePrice
Nintendo 3DS XL AmazonNintendo New 3DS XL Solgaleo Lunala Blac...Nintendo New 3DS XL Solgaleo Lunala Black Edition
Amazon logo
$212.00
Nintendo 3DS XL AmazonNintendo New 3DS XL - Galaxy Style
Amazon logo
$278.00
Nintendo 3DS XL AmazonNintendo New 3DS XL - Pikachu Yellow Edi...Nintendo New 3DS XL - Pikachu Yellow Edition [Discontinued]
Amazon logo
$206.50
Nintendo 3DS XL AmazonNintendo New 3DS XL - Black
Amazon logo
$299.98
Nintendo 3DS XL AmazonNintendo New 3DS XL Console - Black (Ren...Nintendo New 3DS XL Console - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$178.99
Nintendo 3DS XL AmazonNintendo New 3DS XL Console- Galaxy Styl...Nintendo New 3DS XL Console- Galaxy Style (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$178.99
Nintendo 3DS XL AmazonNintendo New 3DS XL - Super NES Edition ...Nintendo New 3DS XL - Super NES Edition + Super Mario Kart for SNES
Amazon logo
$335.00
Nintendo 3DS XL AmazonBlack Nintendo 3DS XL Bundle Nintendo, A...Black Nintendo 3DS XL Bundle Nintendo, AC Adapter, and Two Full Games 3D Mode (Ages 7+ Years)
Amazon logo
$338.85
Nintendo 3DS XL AmazonNintendo 3DS XL - Blue/Black [Old Model]...Nintendo 3DS XL - Blue/Black [Old Model] Games Included
Amazon logo
$288.96
Nintendo 3DS XL walmartNew Nintendo 3DS XL - Galaxy Style
walmart logo
$199.96

Sony PlayStation 4

ProductStorePrice
Sony PlayStation 4 aliexpressKit Sony PlayStation 4 Pro 1 TB HDD) Bla...Kit Sony PlayStation 4 Pro 1 TB HDD) Black (CUH-7208В) "+" HZD "game" God of War"
aliexpress logo
$535.35

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