55points

Nintendo Wii U 8GB

43points

Sony Vita

Nintendo Wii U 8GB
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29 facts in comparison

Nintendo Wii U 8GB vs Sony Vita

Nintendo Wii U 8GB
Sony Vita

Why is Nintendo Wii U 8GB better than Sony Vita?

  • 16.25% faster CPU speed
    ?

    3 x 1.24GHzvs4 x 0.8GHz
  • 1.5GB more RAM memory
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    2GBvs0.5GB
  • Can connect to an external drive
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  • Streaming without subscription
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  • 9.28mm narrower
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    172.72mmvs182mm
  • 37.83mm shorter
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    45.72mmvs83.55mm
  • Has an HDMI output
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  • Compatible with a motion-sensing controller(s)
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Why is Sony Vita better than Nintendo Wii U 8GB?

  • 1337 more available games
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    1525vs188
  • Is region free
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  • 248.1mm thinner
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    18.6mmvs266.7mm
  • 1.34kg lighter
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    260gvs1600g
  • Has a front camera
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  • Is portable
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Price comparison

Nintendo Wii U 8GB

Buy used:

$170.00

ProductStorePrice
Nintendo Wii U 8GB AmazonNintendo Wii U Deluxe Set: Super Mario 3...Nintendo Wii U Deluxe Set: Super Mario 3D World and Nintendo Land Bundle - Black 32 GB (Renewed)
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$389.99
Nintendo Wii U 8GB AmazonNintendo WUP-010_CR Wii U Gamepad, Black...Nintendo WUP-010_CR Wii U Gamepad, Black (Renewed, Good Condition)
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$199.99

Sony Vita

Buy used:

$127.99

ProductStorePrice
Sony Vita AmazonSony PlayStation Vita Wi-Fi (Renewed)
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$222.00
Sony Vita AmazonSony PlayStation Vita WiFi [PlayStation ...Sony PlayStation Vita WiFi [PlayStation Vita]
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$460.00
Sony Vita AmazonPlayStation Vita 3G/Wi-Fi (Renewed)
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$209.02
Sony Vita AmazonSony PCH-2001 Playstation Vita Slim WiFi...Sony PCH-2001 Playstation Vita Slim WiFi (Renewed)
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$199.99
Sony Vita AmazonPlayStation Vita Wi-Fi Metallic Red PCH-...PlayStation Vita Wi-Fi Metallic Red PCH-2000ZA26 (Japan Import)
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$365.45
Sony Vita AmazonPlayStation Vita Wi-Fi model Aqua Blue (...PlayStation Vita Wi-Fi model Aqua Blue (PCH-2000ZA23) Japanese Ver. Japan Import
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$489.99
Sony Vita AmazonPlayStation Vita Wi-Fi Light blue/White ...PlayStation Vita Wi-Fi Light blue/White PCH-2000ZA14(Japan Import)
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$420.00
Sony Vita AmazonSony Playstation Vita WiFi 1000 Series O...Sony Playstation Vita WiFi 1000 Series OLED Console with 2 Silicon Thumbstick Covers (Renewed) (Piano Black)
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$211.00
Sony Vita AmazonSony Playstation Vita Wi-Fi 2000 Series ...Sony Playstation Vita Wi-Fi 2000 Series Slim (Piano Black/Matte Red) (Renewed)
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$238.00

Performance

1.CPU speed

3 x 1.24GHz

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

2GB

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.Can connect to an external drive
Nintendo Wii U 8GB
Sony Vita
You can easily connect an external hard drive via USB if you need more space.

General info

1.Is region free
Nintendo Wii U 8GB
Sony Vita
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

266.7mm

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

172.72mm

182mm

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

45.72mm

83.55mm

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

1.6kg

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.
6.Has an optical disc drive
Nintendo Wii U 8GB
Sony Vita
An optical disc drive (ODD) allows you to read data from discs such as DVDs and Blu-Rays.

Connectivity

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Nintendo Wii U 8GB
Sony Vita
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
2.supports Wi-Fi
Nintendo Wii U 8GB
Sony Vita
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
3.has an external memory slot
Nintendo Wii U 8GB
Sony Vita
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 Wii U 8GB
Sony Vita
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 Wii U 8GB
Sony Vita
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 Wii U 8GB
Sony Vita
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

Features

1.number of games

188

1525

Consoles which have more games offer more choice to the user. It is also an indicator of how popular a console is.
2.Streaming without subscription
Nintendo Wii U 8GB
Sony Vita
You can access big name video streaming services such as Netflix and Hulu Plus, without a subscription to the console’s manufacturer.
3.number of channels of sound output

5.1

2

The more channels of sound, the more realistic the experience becomes.
4.has a touch screen
Nintendo Wii U 8GB
Sony Vita
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
5.Has a secondary screen
Nintendo Wii U 8GB
Sony Vita
A secondary screen complements the main screen, offering an enhanced and improved user experience.
6.Exclusive rights to Super Mario Mii
Nintendo Wii U 8GB
Sony Vita
Super Mario Mii is designed especially for the Nintendo Wii U, and optimizes the console's unique features.

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 Wii U 8GB
Sony Vita
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 Wii U 8GB
Sony Vita
The device controllers connect to the console wirelessly, allowing for a tangle free gaming experience.
4.number of buttons

11

10

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

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