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Sony PlayStation Vita

Sony PlayStation Vita

from  $359.99+
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83 Engadget Score
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.
83

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).

Engadget Review

The PS Vita is easily the most advanced portable gaming device to date, but will live and die by software support. It's off to a good start, if you can swallow the sticker price.

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82
 
Average Critic Score
Critic Reviews 16

84
 
Average User Score
User Reviews 78
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Specs

Key Specs

Game format
Downloadable, Cartridge
Screen size
522
Touchscreen
Yes
Direction control
D pad, Thumb stick
Motion controls
Yes
Camera
Yes
Game format
Screen size
Touchscreen
Direction control
Motion controls
Camera
Downloadable, Cartridge
522
Yes
D pad, Thumb stick
Yes
Yes

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83 Engadget Score
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.
83

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

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83
 

User Reviews

70
erwinhuang1
First day of use quite impressive.. I should have gotten the 3G version..
90
Wael
The best portable i've ever used. its superior in every way. Can't wait for...read more
80
h0wodd
Playstation Vita ReviewMy wife surprised me with the Vita several weeks ago....read more
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