Sony PlayStation Portable PSP-2000

79
Global
Score
79

A good product that falls short of greatness.

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Model

Key Specs

Game format
Optical disc, Downloadable
Direction control
D-pad, Thumb stick
Camera
yes
Online features
Multiplayer, Voice chat, Store, Browser

General

Game format
Optical disc, Downloadable (1.8 GB)
Backward compatible
no

Display

Secondary display
no

Controls / accessories

Direction control
D-pad, Thumb stick (1)
Camera
yes (External) (1.3 megapixels)
Other peripherals
Array

Sound

Speakers
Stereo
Audio jack
3.5mm

Media playback

Photo viewer
yes (BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG, TIFF)
Audio playback
yes (AAC, MP3, WAV, WMA)
Video playback
yes (AVI, h.264 / AVC, Motion JPEG, MPEG-4, WMV)

Networking / online service

WiFi
yes (802.11b) (WEP)
Online features
Array
Downloadable content
Array

Storage

Memory card support
yes (Memory Stick PRO Duo)

Hardware

CPU speed
333 MHz
GPU speed
166 MHz
Video RAM
2 MB
System RAM
64 MB
USB
2.0 (1 ports)

Power

Battery size
Rechargeable (Li-ion)
Model
PSP-3000

Key Specs

Game format
Optical disc, Downloadable
Direction control
D-pad, Thumb stick
Camera
yes
Online features
Multiplayer, Voice chat, Store, Browser

General

Game format
Optical disc, Downloadable (1.8 GB)
Backward compatible
no

Display

Secondary display
no

Controls / accessories

Direction control
D-pad, Thumb stick (1)
Camera
yes (External) (1.3 megapixels)
Other peripherals
Array

Sound

Speakers
Stereo
Audio jack
3.5mm

Media playback

Photo viewer
yes (BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG, TIFF)
Audio playback
yes (AAC, MP3, WAV, WMA)
Video playback
yes (AVI, h.264 / AVC, Motion JPEG, MPEG-4, WMV)

Networking / online service

WiFi
yes (802.11b) (WEP, WPA)
Online features
Array
Downloadable content
Array

Storage

Memory card support
yes (Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick Duo)

Hardware

CPU speed
333 MHz
GPU speed
166 MHz
Video RAM
2 MB
System RAM
64 MB
USB
2.0 (1 ports)

Power

Battery size
Rechargeable (Li-ion)