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PlayJam GameStick

PlayJam GameStick

from  $129+
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70 Engadget Score
A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.
70

A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.

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 GameStick is fun to use, but right now there aren't enough sophisticated games to lure in more serious gamers.

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Pros
  • Portable
  • Inexpensive
  • Slick user interface
Cons
  • Limited selection of games
  • Hardware risks being outdated quickly

Reviews

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Average Critic Score
Critic Reviews 9

70
 
Average User Score
User Reviews 1
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Specs

Key Specs

Game format
Downloadable
Controller type
Wireless
Video outputs
HDMI
Backward compatible
No
Game format
Controller type
Video outputs
Backward compatible
Downloadable
Wireless
HDMI
No

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70 Engadget Score
A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.
70

A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.

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).

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Engadget

70
 

User Reviews

70
NuAngel
I literally have only had about an hour, so please consider this more first...read more
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