Consoles

Nintendo DSi  Mario Collection
REVIEW

Nintendo DSi Mario Collection ( Metallic Blue)

While not all previous DS owners should upgrade, the DSi is an ambitious and solidly designed portable gaming system.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on April 3, 2009
Sony PlayStation 3
REVIEW

Sony PlayStation 3 ( 80GB)

Even though PS2 backward compatibility has been dropped from this version, the 80GB PS3 is still a superb Blu-ray player and high-definition game console.

4.5 stars Editors' rating on March 6, 2009
Microsoft Xbox 360 Pro  Halo 3 Special Edition
REVIEW

Microsoft Xbox 360 Pro Halo 3 Special Edition ( 20GB)

Now that Blu-ray has become the pre-eminent high-definition standard for discs, the Xbox 360 has yet to support it, but it still remains an excellent game console with a superior game library and online experience.

4 stars Editors' rating on October 15, 2008
Sony PSP 3000
REVIEW

Sony PSP 3000 ( Silver)

While there's probably not enough to get owners of previous the PSP to upgrade, newcomers will find the PSP-3000 to be a solid portable gaming and multimedia device.

4 stars Editors' rating on October 9, 2008

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Sony PSP 2000
REVIEW

Sony PSP 2000 ( Lavender Purple)

While it may not be a must-have upgrade for existing PSP owners, a host of subtle improvements make the latest Sony PSP (aka the PSP 2000) an even better deal for anyone looking for a solid portable gaming and multimedia device.

4 stars Editors' rating on September 3, 2007
Atari Flashback 2
REVIEW

Atari Flashback 2

The Atari Flashback 2 delivers a genuine Atari 2600 retro gaming experience at an unbeatable price.

3 stars Editors' rating on October 25, 2006
Nintendo DS Lite  Adventure Bundle
REVIEW

Nintendo DS Lite Adventure Bundle ( Cobalt/Black)

With a slick new design, brighter screens, and a growing library of fun and innovative games, the Nintendo DS Lite is an impressive improvement over the original DS.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on April 12, 2006
Nintendo Game Boy Micro
REVIEW

Nintendo Game Boy Micro ( 20th Anniversary Edition)

Nintendo's latest Game Boy has an interesting design but doesn't offer anything you can't find in the company's other portables.

3 stars Editors' rating on September 15, 2005
Nintendo DS
REVIEW

Nintendo DS ( Electric Blue)

While it lacks the multimedia and graphical finesse of the Sony PSP, the feature-packed Nintendo DS is a worthy successor to the Game Boy Advance--but the new and improved DS Lite is available for the same price.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on November 18, 2004
Nintendo Game Boy Advance SP
REVIEW

Nintendo Game Boy Advance SP ( Classic NES Limited Edition)

By including an illuminated screen, Nintendo has finally fixed the original Game Boy Advance's biggest flaw.

3 stars Editors' rating on June 20, 2003