The Buyer's Guide

Find it, buy it and tell us how you really feel.

product image
80 Global Score
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.
80

There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

News

"The new Nintendo DSi is a lot of fun, but, like the Nintendo Wii, it's not for the hardcore gamer."
Read more

Reviews

75
 
Average Critic Score
Critic Reviews 6

79
 
Average User Score
User Reviews 39
See All Reviews

Specs

Key Specs

Game format
Downloadable, Cartridge
Screen size
3.2522
Touchscreen
Yes
Online features
Multiplayer, Voice chat, Store, Browser
Direction control
D-pad
Motion controls
No
Camera
Yes
Game format
Screen size
Touchscreen
Online features
Direction control
Motion controls
Camera
Downloadable, Cartridge
3.2522
Yes
Multiplayer, Voice chat, Store, Browser
D-pad
No
Yes

Write a Review

Tip: Log in before writing a review

Step 1: Rate and comment on specific criteria

Graphics
Game library
Battery life
Portability (size / weight)
Durability

Step 2: Write a detailed review

Tips: Make sure to include your initial thoughts on using the product, any observations and potentially any issues you might have run into while using it.

Step 3: Finalize your product rating and submit your review

We've calculated your overall product rating based on the average of your criteria ratings above. You can adjust this rating by dragging this slider.
Overall Rating
80 Global Score
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.
80

There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

Scores

Engadget

Not yet scored
 

User Reviews

80
hailstormknight
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws. - Engadget
80
zinsavage123
It is hard to go wrong with this. In my opinion it has much more pros than cons...read more
90
Nightwalker
The best in its category. We highly recommend it. - Engadget
Write a Review