Consoles (portable) comparing Consoles (portable)

sort

Engadget score

81
87
82
72
79

sort

Avg. critic rating

8.1
8.1
7.8
7.6
7.9

sort

Avg. user rating

8.4
8.4
8.5
7.6
7.5

sort

Price

General

toggle

sort

Game format

Cartridge
Downloadable, Cartridge
Downloadable, Cartridge
Downloadable, Cartridge
Optical disc, Downloadable

sort

Disc capacity

1.8 GB

sort

Cartridge capacity

512 MB
2048 MB

sort

Backward compatible

1 generations
No
1 generations
1 generations
No

Display

toggle

sort

Screen size

3.12 inches
5 inches
4.88 inches
3.53 inches
4.3 inches

sort

Screen resolution

256 x 192
960 x 544
800 x 240
800 x 240
480 x 272

sort

Screen type

LCD (Active, Color, Backlit)
OLED (Color)
LCD (Active, Color, Backlit)
LCD (Color, Backlit)
LCD (Active, Color, Backlit)

sort

Touchscreen

No
Capacitive [finger]
No
No
No

sort

Secondary display

Yes
No
Yes
Yes
No

Controls / accessories

toggle

sort

Direction control

D-pad
D-pad, Thumb stick (2)
D-pad, Thumb stick (1)
D-pad, Thumb stick (1)
D-pad, Thumb stick (1)

sort

Motion controls

No
Accelerometer
Accelerometer, Camera / optical
Accelerometer, Camera / optical

sort

Camera

No
Internal
Internal (0.3 megapixels)
Internal (0.3 megapixels)
External (1.3 megapixels)

sort

Other peripherals

Headset / mic, Other
Headset / mic
Headset / mic, Other
Headset / mic, Other
Headset / mic, Remote, Video-out, Other

Sound

toggle

sort

Speakers

Stereo
Stereo
Stereo
Stereo
Stereo

sort

Audio jack

3.5mm
3.5mm
3.5mm
3.5mm
3.5mm

Media playback

toggle

sort

Photo viewer

No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes

sort

Image format support

JPEG
BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG, TIFF

sort

Audio playback

No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes

sort

Audio codec support

AAC, MP3
AAC, MP3
AAC, MP3, WAV, WMA

sort

Video playback

No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes

sort

Video codec support

AVI, h.264 / AVC, Motion JPEG, MPEG-4, WMV

Networking / online service

toggle

sort

WiFi

802.11 b
802.11 b, g, n
802.11 b, g
802.11 b, g
802.11 b

sort

WiFi encryption

WEP
WEP, WPA, WPA2
WEP, WPA, WPA2
WEP

sort

Online features

Multiplayer, Voice chat, Browser
Multiplayer, Store, Browser
Multiplayer, Store, Browser
Multiplayer, Voice chat, Store, Browser

sort

Downloadable content

Games
Games, Game updates
Games, Game updates
Games, Game updates, TV shows, Movies

Storage

toggle

sort

Internal storage

Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes

sort

Storage capacity

4 MB

sort

Memory card support

No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes

Hardware

toggle

sort

CPU speed

67 MHz
266 MHz
333 MHz

sort

GPU speed

133 MHz
166 MHz

sort

Video RAM

128 MB
4 MB
2 MB

sort

System RAM

4 MB
512 MB
64 MB
64 MB

sort

Internal ROM

1536 MB

sort

USB

None
None
None
2.0 (1 ports)

Power

toggle

sort

Battery size

Rechargeable
Rechargeable
Rechargeable
Rechargeable

sort

Battery type

Li-ion (Removable, 450 mAh capacity)
Li-ion
Li-ion (Removable, 1300 mAh capacity)
Li-ion (1200 mAh capacity)

Size and Weight

toggle

sort

Height

2.9 inches
0.73 inches
0.866 inches
0.8 inches
71.4 inches

sort

Width

5.2 inches
7.17 inches
6.14 inches
5.3 inches
169.4 inches

sort

Depth

0.9 inches
3.29 inches
3.66 inches
2.9 inches
18.6 inches

sort

Weight

7.69 ounces
9.17 ounces
12 ounces
8 ounces
6.67 ounces

Pricing and Availability

toggle

sort

Availability

Available
Available
Available
Available
Discontinued

sort

Discontinued (US)

October 15, 2008

sort

Released (US)

June 11, 2006
February 22, 2012
August 19, 2012
March 27, 2011
September 6, 2007

sort

Announced (US)

January 26, 2006
January 27, 2012
June 21, 2012
March 23, 2010
July 11, 2007

sort

Rumored (US)

sort

Original price

$129.99 USD
$249.99 USD
$199.99 USD
$249.99 USD
$249.99 USD

Colors

toggle

sort

Colors

Black
White
Silver
Blue
Red
Green
Pink
Black
White
Silver
Blue
Red
Black
White
Silver
Blue
Red
Orange
Yellow
Black
White
Blue
Red
Pink
Purple
Black
White
Silver

General Info

toggle

sort

Mfr. warranty

1 year
1 year
1 year

Environmental

toggle