29points

Nintendo DS Lite

64points

Nintendo Switch

Nintendo DS Lite
Nintendo Switch
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29 facts in comparison

Nintendo DS Lite vs Nintendo Switch

Nintendo DS Lite
Nintendo Switch

Why is Nintendo DS Lite better than Nintendo Switch?

  • 105.76mm narrower
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    133mmvs238.76mm
  • 27.7mm shorter
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    73.9mmvs101.6mm
  • Supports connectivity between home and portable devices
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  • Has a secondary screen
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  • 180g lighter
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    218gvs398g

Why is Nintendo Switch better than Nintendo DS Lite?

  • 618 more available games
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    2441vs1823
  • 80x faster CPU speed
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    4 x 2GHzvs1 x 0.1GHz
  • Has an external memory slot
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  • Is region free
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  • 7.83mm thinner
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    14mmvs21.83mm
  • 4.31x more battery power
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    4310mAhvs1000mAh
  • Supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
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  • Has an HDMI output
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Price comparison

Nintendo DS Lite

Buy used:

$60.99

ProductStorePrice
Nintendo DS Lite AmazonNintendo DS Lite Console Handheld System...Nintendo DS Lite Console Handheld System Black (Renewed)
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$149.99
Nintendo DS Lite AmazonNintendo DS Lite - Metallic Rose (Renewe...Nintendo DS Lite - Metallic Rose (Renewed)
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$196.38
Nintendo DS Lite AmazonNintendo DS Lite AC Adapter
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$12.99
Nintendo DS Lite AmazonNintendo DS Lite Cobalt / Black (Renewed...Nintendo DS Lite Cobalt / Black (Renewed)
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$227.99
Nintendo DS Lite AmazonInsten Rechargeable Replacement Battery ...Insten Rechargeable Replacement Battery Pack Compatible with Nintendo DS Lite
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$9.39

Nintendo Switch

Buy used:

$395.00

ProductStorePrice
Nintendo Switch AmazonNintendo Switch with Neon Blue and Neon ...Nintendo Switch with Neon Blue and Neon Red Joy‑Con - HAC-001(-01)
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$299.99
Nintendo Switch AmazonNintendo Switch 32GB Console Video Games...Nintendo Switch 32GB Console Video Games w/ 32GB Memory Card | Neon Red/Neon Blue Joy-Con | 1080p Resolution | 802.11ac WiFi | HDMI | Surround Sound | IR Motion Camera
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$429.98
Nintendo Switch AmazonLED Lighted Makeup Vanity Mirror Recharg...LED Lighted Makeup Vanity Mirror Rechargeable (Black)
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$513.91
Nintendo Switch AmazonNintendo Switch (Neon Red/Neon blue)
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$430.00
Nintendo Switch AmazonNSW NINTENDO SWITCH (NEON BLUE / NEON RE...NSW NINTENDO SWITCH (NEON BLUE / NEON RED) (JAPAN)
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$430.00
Nintendo Switch AmazonNintendo Switch Konsole - Grau (2019 Edi...Nintendo Switch Konsole - Grau (2019 Edition)
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$537.77
Nintendo Switch walmartNintendo Switch Console with Gray Joy-Co...Nintendo Switch Console with Gray Joy-Con
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$299.00

Performance

1.CPU speed

1 x 0.1GHz

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.resolution

256 x 192px

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.

General info

1.Is region free
Nintendo DS Lite
Nintendo Switch
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

21.83mm

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

133mm

238.76mm

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

1000mAh

4310mAh

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

73.9mm

101.6mm

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

218g

398g

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 DS Lite
Nintendo Switch
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
2.supports Wi-Fi
Nintendo DS Lite
Nintendo Switch
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
3.has an external memory slot
Nintendo DS Lite
Nintendo Switch
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 DS Lite
Nintendo Switch
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 DS Lite
Nintendo Switch
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 DS Lite
Nintendo Switch
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

1823

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

103ppi

236ppi

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

3.12"

6.2"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.has a touch screen
Nintendo DS Lite
Nintendo Switch
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
5.Has a secondary screen
Nintendo DS Lite
Nintendo Switch
A secondary screen complements the main screen, offering an enhanced and improved user experience.
6.Has an autostereoscopic display
Nintendo DS Lite
Nintendo Switch
An autostereoscopic screen displays 3D images that can be seen without 3D glasses.

Controllers

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

9

18

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

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