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Ars Technica says:

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If you're a casual gamer or a hardcore fan who takes your portable everywhere, you'll like the way your games play and look on the DS Lite. It doesn't take long to get spoiled by the improved screen and smaller size. quote


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Critic reviews

8.1
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  • Game library
    9.4
  • Graphics
    7.6
  • Battery life
    7.4
  • Portability (size / weight)
    8.0
  • Durability
    7.0

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8.3
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9.0
PC Mag Jun 12, 2006

The new, improved Nintendo DS Lite is worth the cost of the upgrade for fans of the original DS portable gaming device. It retains all the qualities that made the DS so much fun, and the bright new screens make a significant difference in the look of the games.

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9.0
Ars Technica Jun 11, 2006

Are these changes worth an upgrade? Easily. If you're a casual gamer or a hardcore fan who takes your portable everywhere, you'll like the way your games play and look on the DS Lite. It doesn't take long to get spoiled by the improved screen and smaller size.

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7.0
CNET Apr 12, 2006

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.

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9.0
Pocket-Lint Jul 14, 2006

The new console is definitely a thumbs up, its new refined style should now pit it against Sony's more style conscious PSP, but with a quirkier selection of games and a price tag under a £100 means it’s a slice of gaming excellence.

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