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Nintendo 3DS StreetPass feature tested

One of the coolest features of the new Nintendo 3DS console is StreetPass -- a feature that lets your 3DS wirelessly trade information with other nearby consoles. We explain what it's all about.

By Mar. 23, 2011

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New Nexus 7 tablet hits stores early

Google makes several changes to its popular 7-inch tablet, T-Mobile sells top smartphones for no down payment, and a Nintendo 3DS update reveals new possibilities for future mobile games.

By Jul. 26, 2013

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Nintendo 3DS XL

Three years in, the Nintendo 3DS handheld has become a seriously good game device -- especially for fans of Nintendo's classic gaming franchises -- and the XL is the one you should buy.

Feb. 21, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating Feb. 21, 2014
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Angry Birds trilogy coming to a console near you

The game continues the transition from mobile devices: Angry Birds fans will now be able to purchase the popular games for their console too.

By Jul. 11, 2012

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3DS, Vita, Shield, phone, tablet: Which game handheld should you buy?

Do you get a dedicated game device, or stick with your phone or tablet? Here are the best options out there, and what they do differently.

By Apr. 16, 2014

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PlayStation Vita is the new name for the Sony NGP, and it'll cost around £250

Sony's NGP console has been rebranded the PlayStation Vita, will be out by the end of the year, and will cost €250 for the Wi-Fi version and €300 for a console with 3G capabilities.

By Jun. 7, 2011

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Nintendo 3DS on sale in the UK, two days ahead of its US launch

The Nintendo 3DS is on sale in the UK, a whopping 48 hours ahead of our US cousins. Take that, Uncle Sam! In this story we breeze through everything you need to know about Nintendo's 3D handheld.

By Mar. 25, 2011

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Nintendo 3DS battery test explains how to get the most from your handheld

Handheld games machines demand lengthy battery life, so how does the 3DS fare? We drain, deplete and demolish Nintendo's new machine, and show how to squeeze more juice from your own console.

By Mar. 24, 2011

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PS Vita gets video, maps, and blinking lights

Sony said, "Let me upgrade ya!" to the PlayStation Vita in Japan yesterday, just weeks before the handheld gaming device is scheduled to hit the U.S.

By Feb. 8, 2012

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Nintendo 3DS three weeks in: Less touching

Has the 3DS lost any of its new-gadget shine a few weeks in, and is it a different-feeling system than its predecessor? We revisit our 3DS and evaluate.

By Apr. 8, 2011