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PlayJam GameStick

from  $129+
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.

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Engadget Review

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

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  • Hardware risks being outdated quickly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

Engadget

70
 

User Reviews

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

Key Specs

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

General

Game format
Downloadable
Backward compatible
No

Controllers / accessories

Controller type
Wireless (Bluetooth)

Audio / video

Video outputs
HDMI
Video formats
1080p

Networking / online service

Internet connectivity
Yes (Yes)

Storage

System storage
No

Hardware

Requires host console
No

Power

Power adapter
Internal