The "next-generation" game consoles are here -- but until their game library hits critical mass, the
In the face of stiff competition from smart phone and tablet gaming, we were hoping for something more audacious from Sony's Vita revamp. The Vita Slim is still a powerful, portable games machine however -- just watch out for those pricey, proprietary memory cards. Owners of the original shouldn't worry about upgrading, but if there are Vita-specific titles you've been hankering to play for a while now, this is a good time to get involved.
We take a closer look at the updated handheld console at the Tokyo Game Show, as Sony looks to spark some new life into the Vita franchise.
Sony has unveiled the Vita TV, a micro console that can play Vita games and stream content and software from PlayStation 4.
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Overall, the PlayStation Vita is the most advanced portable gaming system ever made. While the price is deceiving because of a hidden cost, gamers are getting an impressively complete package. Now priced at $200, the Vita makes a compelling case as the ultimate indie portable console.
The update to Sony's Vita line will be 20 percent lighter and 15 percent thinner than the current console and comes with 1GB of onboard storage.
In a cryptic invitation, the company says it's ready to announce the "slimmest" launch in its history. A smaller PS4? Probably not. A wider release of its PS Vita Slim makes much more sense.
A refresh of Sony's most compact gaming console will hit North America this spring with more battery life, a new LCD screen, and an 8GB memory card for $199.
Sony is bringing its slender handheld console to Brits, but there's no word yet on a US release date.
Here's everything you need to know about Sony's slender new Vita -- including when you can buy it.
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