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Sony PlayStation Vita PCH-2000

Sony PlayStation Vita PCH-2000

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86 Engadget Score
An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
86

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

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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 new Vita offers plenty of improvements over the original, especially with battery life. If the PS4's Remote Play functionality works as promised, the Vita could be an even more tempting option a few months down the road.

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Pros
  • Thinner, lighter, more comfortable
  • Improved battery life
  • No more proprietary charging cables
Cons
  • Vita memory cards are overpriced
  • We prefer the original Vita's OLED screen

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90
 
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User Reviews 1
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Specs

Key Specs

Game format
Downloadable, Cartridge
Touchscreen
Yes
Direction control
D pad, Thumb stick
Motion controls
Yes
Game format
Touchscreen
Direction control
Motion controls
Downloadable, Cartridge
Yes
D pad, Thumb stick
Yes

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86 Engadget Score
An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
86

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

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

86
 

User Reviews

90
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The best in its category. We highly recommend it. - Engadget
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