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Sony PlayStation TV

from  $59.99+

    Sony PlayStation TV

    from  $59.99+
    from  $59.99+
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    72 Engadget Score
    A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.
    72

    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 Vita TV can play PS1 andVita games, and,if you have a PS4,you can useRemote Play,too. It's cheap, but the video services are limited, bothin content and picture quality. For now, it may be aJapan-only experiment, butit has potential, assuming Sony can work out some of the game compatibility issues.

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    Pros
    • The cheapest, most portable way to remotely play your PS4 on another TV
    • Plays PS1 and Vita games using a full-sized DualShock controller
    • Reasonably priced
    Cons
    • Doesn't play every Vita game, excludessomeimportant ones
    • Video services need more work, content
    • Same UI as the Vita, but harder to use without a touchscreen

    Reviews

    70
     
    Average Critic Score
    Critic Reviews 2
    63
     
    Average User Score
    User Reviews 3
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    Specs

    Key Specs

    Game format
    Downloadable, Cartridge
    Controller type
    Wireless
    Motion controls
    Yes
    Video outputs
    HDMI
    Backward compatible
    No

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    72 Engadget Score
    A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.
    72

    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).

    Scores

    Engadget

    72
     

    User Reviews

    40
    dotbeepdoot
    I got this at the bargain bin price of $40 from Amazon and I am still kind of...read more
    70
    kris
    This thing is interesting.
    80
    stefangadget
    I like the form factor, interesting product. Will be interested to see how this...read more
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