Nintendo DS Lite vs Sony PlayStation Vita

Full Comparison

General

Nintendo DS LiteNintendo DS LiteSony PlayStation VitaSony PlayStation Vita
CPU Clock Speed
67 MHz
2000 MHz
Screen size
3.00 in
5.00 in
Screen resolution
256, 192
960, 540
Built-in camera
noNo
yesYes
Backward compatibility
yesYes
yesYes
Multiplayer support
yesYes
yesYes

Technical

Nintendo DS LiteNintendo DS LiteSony PlayStation VitaSony PlayStation Vita
Processor cores
1
4
Processor type
1 Core One 67.028 MHz ARM946E-S and one 33.514 MHz ARM7TDMI
4 Core ARM Cortex-A9 MPCore
Ram memory
4MB
512MB
Touch display
yesYes
yesYes

Dimensions

Nintendo DS LiteNintendo DS LiteSony PlayStation VitaSony PlayStation Vita
Weight
0.48 lb
0.57 lb
Colour of product
Black, Blue, Brown, Pink, Green, Red, Metallic Rose, Silver, Pink, White, Red, Silver, White, Yellow
Black, Silver, White

Storage

Nintendo DS LiteNintendo DS LiteSony PlayStation VitaSony PlayStation Vita
Internal storage
Less than 1GB
Less than 1GB
Memory card reader
noNo
yesYes
Type of media
Memory card
Memory card
Built-in hard drive
noNo
noNo

Audio

Nintendo DS LiteNintendo DS LiteSony PlayStation VitaSony PlayStation Vita
Supported audio files
AAC
AAC, Matroska (MKA), MP3, WAV (PCM)
Built-in speakers
2-channel (Stereo)
2-channel (Stereo)

Features

Nintendo DS LiteNintendo DS LiteSony PlayStation VitaSony PlayStation Vita
Accessories included
Game
Game

Connectivity

Nintendo DS LiteNintendo DS LiteSony PlayStation VitaSony PlayStation Vita
WiFi
yesYes
yesYes
Number of USB Inputs
1
1
USB
noNo
yesYes
GPRS
noNo
noNo
Wireless networking standard
802.11b
802.11b, 802.11g
Bluetooth
noNo
yesYes
Headphone output
1
1
3G (UMTS)
noNo
noNo
Built-in navigation system
noNo
yesYes

Network

Nintendo DS LiteNintendo DS LiteSony PlayStation VitaSony PlayStation Vita
Online service
PictoChat, Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection
PlayStation Network

Power

Nintendo DS LiteNintendo DS LiteSony PlayStation VitaSony PlayStation Vita
Battery life (running)
19 h
9 h
Battery type
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Number of batteries required
1
1

Often compared to DS Lite

Often compared to PlayStation Vita