55points

Nintendo Wii U 8GB

46points

Sony Vita 3G

Nintendo Wii U 8GB
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30 facts in comparison

Nintendo Wii U 8GB vs Sony Vita 3G

Nintendo Wii U 8GB
Sony Vita 3G

Why is Nintendo Wii U 8GB better than Sony Vita 3G?

  • 16.25% faster CPU speed
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    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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  • 3.1 more channels of sound output
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    5.1vs2

Why is Sony Vita 3G better than Nintendo Wii U 8GB?

  • 55 more available games
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    243vs188
  • Is region free
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  • 248.1mm thinner
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    18.6mmvs266.7mm
  • Has an integrated touchpad
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  • 1.34kg lighter
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    260gvs1600g
  • Has a cellular module
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  • Is portable
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Price comparison

Nintendo Wii U 8GB

Buy used:

$99.00

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Nintendo Wii U 8GB AmazonNintendo Wii U Console 8GB Basic Set - W...Nintendo Wii U Console 8GB Basic Set - White (Renewed)
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$298.99
Nintendo Wii U 8GB AmazonNintendo Wii U Black Premium Pack (32GB)...Nintendo Wii U Black Premium Pack (32GB) + New Super Mario Bros.U + New Super Luigi U
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$1,249.99
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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$399.99
Nintendo Wii U 8GB walmartNintendo Wii & Wii U Bundle Remote Plus ...Nintendo Wii & Wii U Bundle Remote Plus with Jacket, Nunchuk and Sensor Bar - Black
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$79.57

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 3G
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 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

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 3G
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 3G
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
2.supports Wi-Fi
Nintendo Wii U 8GB
Sony Vita 3G
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
3.is DLNA-certified
Nintendo Wii U 8GB
Sony Vita 3G
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.
4.has an external memory slot
Nintendo Wii U 8GB
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.
5.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Nintendo Wii U 8GB
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.
6.has an HDMI output
Nintendo Wii U 8GB
Sony Vita 3G
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

Features

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 3G
You can access big name video streaming services such as Netflix and Hulu Plus, without a subscription to the console’s manufacturer.
The more channels of sound, the more realistic the experience becomes.
4.has a touch screen
Nintendo Wii U 8GB
Sony Vita 3G
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
5.Has a secondary screen
Nintendo Wii U 8GB
Sony Vita 3G
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 3G
Super Mario Mii is designed especially for the Nintendo Wii U, and optimizes the console's unique features.

Controllers

The more analog sticks, the more complex the input can be.
2.has an integrated touchpad
Nintendo Wii U 8GB
Sony Vita 3G
With a touchpad, users can control the device by moving their finger on a touch-sensitive surface.
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.Has a wireless controller
Nintendo Wii U 8GB
Sony Vita 3G
The device controllers connect to the console wirelessly, allowing for a tangle free gaming experience.
The more buttons the device has, the more complex the input can be.

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