41points

Nintendo 3DS XL

46points

Sony Vita 3G

Nintendo 3DS XL
Sony Vita 3G
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28 facts in comparison

Nintendo 3DS XL vs Sony Vita 3G

Nintendo 3DS XL
Sony Vita 3G

Why is Nintendo 3DS XL better than Sony Vita 3G?

  • 2030 more available games
    ?

    2273vs243
  • 26mm narrower
    ?

    156mmvs182mm
  • Has a secondary screen
    ?
  • Has an autostereoscopic display
    ?
  • Has two sensors
    ?

Why is Sony Vita 3G better than Nintendo 3DS XL?

  • 5.97x faster CPU speed
    ?

    4 x 0.8GHzvs2 x 0.268GHz
  • 0.38GB more RAM memory
    ?

    0.5GBvs0.125GB
  • Is region free
    ?
  • 3.4mm thinner
    ?

    18.6mmvs22mm
  • 26.29% more battery power
    ?

    2210mAhvs1750mAh
  • 9.45mm shorter
    ?

    83.55mmvs93mm
  • Supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
    ?
  • 1 more analog sticks
    ?

    2vs1

Price comparison

Nintendo 3DS XL

Buy used:

$159.95

ProductStorePrice
Nintendo 3DS XL AmazonNintendo Pikachu Yellow Edition New Nint...Nintendo Pikachu Yellow Edition New Nintendo 3DS XL Console
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$408.00
Nintendo 3DS XL AmazonNintendo New 3DS XL Console- Galaxy Styl...Nintendo New 3DS XL Console- Galaxy Style (Renewed)
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$399.95
Nintendo 3DS XL AmazonNintendo New 3DS XL Console - Black (Ren...Nintendo New 3DS XL Console - Black (Renewed)
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$349.99
Nintendo 3DS XL walmartNintendo New 3DS XL - Pikachu Yellow Edi...Nintendo New 3DS XL - Pikachu Yellow Edition [Discontinued]
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$643.13

Sony Vita 3G

Buy used:

$124.90

ProductStorePrice
Sony Vita 3G AmazonPlayStation Vita 3G/Wi-Fi Model Crystal ...PlayStation Vita 3G/Wi-Fi Model Crystal Black Limited edition (PCH-1100AB01)
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$570.00
Sony Vita 3G AmazonSony PCH-2001 Playstation Vita Slim WiFi...Sony PCH-2001 Playstation Vita Slim WiFi (Renewed)
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$208.80
Sony Vita 3G AmazonSony PlayStation Vita Wi-Fi (Renewed)
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$222.00
Sony Vita 3G AmazonPlayStation Vita 3G/Wi-Fi Bundle (Renewe...PlayStation Vita 3G/Wi-Fi Bundle (Renewed)
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$214.99
Sony Vita 3G AmazonPlayStation Vita Wi-Fi model Aqua Blue (...PlayStation Vita Wi-Fi model Aqua Blue (PCH-2000ZA23) Japanese Ver. Japan Import
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$479.99

Performance

1.CPU speed

2 x 0.268GHz

4 x 0.8GHz

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

0.5GB

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.
3.resolution

400 x 240px

960 x 544px

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.

General info

1.Is region free
Nintendo 3DS XL
Sony Vita 3G
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

22mm

18.6mm

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

156mm

182mm

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

1750mAh

2210mAh

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

93mm

83.55mm

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

336g

260g

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
Sony Vita 3G
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
2.supports Wi-Fi
Nintendo 3DS XL
Sony Vita 3G
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
3.has an external memory slot
Nintendo 3DS XL
Sony Vita 3G
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 XL
Sony Vita 3G
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.Supports connectivity between home and portable devices
Nintendo 3DS XL
Sony Vita 3G
A portable device (e.g., handheld console, smartphone) can be connected to a home console and used as a gamepad.
6.has a cellular module
Nintendo 3DS XL
Sony Vita 3G
Devices that use cellular technology can connect to mobile networks. Cellular networks have much wider signal coverage than Wi-Fi.

Features

1.number of games

2273

243

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

96ppi

221ppi

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

4.88"

5"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.number of channels of sound output

2

2

The more channels of sound, the more realistic the experience becomes.
5.has a touch screen
Nintendo 3DS XL
Sony Vita 3G
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
6.Has a secondary screen
Nintendo 3DS XL
Sony Vita 3G
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.has an integrated touchpad
Nintendo 3DS XL
Sony Vita 3G
With a touchpad, users can control the device by moving their finger on a touch-sensitive surface.
3.Compatible with a motion-sensing controller(s)
Nintendo 3DS XL
Sony Vita 3G
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.
4.number of buttons

10

10

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

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