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Nintendo DS Lite vs Sony PlayStation Portable 3000

5.24 in
2.91 in
Nintendo DS Lite Portable Game Console
Nintendo DS Lite
6.67 in
0.72 in
Sony PlayStation Portable 3000 Game Console
Available colors
Editiorial reviews
29
4.3 out of 5
11 user ratings
5 stars
54 %
4 stars
45 %
3 stars
0 %
2 stars
0 %
1 stars
0 %
Read editorial reviews
11
4.0 out of 5
5 user ratings
5 stars
20 %
4 stars
80 %
3 stars
0 %
2 stars
0 %
1 stars
0 %
Read editorial reviews
User rating
37
4.1 out of 5
37 user ratings
5 stars
43 %
4 stars
29 %
3 stars
24 %
2 stars
2 %
1 stars
0 %
40
4.2 out of 5
40 user ratings
5 stars
35 %
4 stars
52 %
3 stars
10 %
2 stars
2 %
1 stars
0 %

Full Comparison

Technical details

Nintendo DS LiteNintendo DS Lite
Sony PlayStation Portable 3000Sony PlayStation Portable 3000
CPU cores11
CPU clock speed67.0 MHz333.0 MHz
CPU typeARMPSP CPU
Ram memory4MB64MB
GPU type
N/A
VRAM
GPU clock speed
N/A
166.0 MHz

Display

Nintendo DS LiteNintendo DS Lite
Sony PlayStation Portable 3000Sony PlayStation Portable 3000
Screen size3.25 in4.3 in
Screen resolution256 x 192 px480 x 272 px
Number of colours262144 colours16.78 million colours
Touch displayyesno
Second displayyesno
Second screen size3.0 in
N/A
Second display resolution256 x 192 px
N/A
Aspect ratio
N/A
16:9

Camera

Nintendo DS LiteNintendo DS Lite
Sony PlayStation Portable 3000Sony PlayStation Portable 3000
Built-in camerayesyes
Main camera resolution0.3 Mpx
N/A
Second camerayes
N/A

Dimensions

Nintendo DS LiteNintendo DS Lite
Sony PlayStation Portable 3000Sony PlayStation Portable 3000
Height2.91 in0.72 in
Width5.24 in6.67 in
Depth0.85 in2.81 in
Weight7.62 oz9.88 oz

Design

Nintendo DS LiteNintendo DS Lite
Sony PlayStation Portable 3000Sony PlayStation Portable 3000
Colour of product
  • Black
  • Blue
  • Green
  • Pink
  • Red
  • Silver
  • Turquoise
  • White
  • Black
  • Blue
  • Pink
  • Silver
  • White
Built-in touchpadnono
Gaming control technologyAnalogue / Digital
N/A
Gaming control function keys
  • D-pad
  • Home
  • Power
  • Select
  • Start
  • Home
  • Select
  • Start
Analog thumbsticksyes
N/A
LED indicatorsY
N/A

Storage

Nintendo DS LiteNintendo DS Lite
Sony PlayStation Portable 3000Sony PlayStation Portable 3000
Internal storage4 MB
N/A
Memory card readeryesyes
Type of mediaMemory cardUMD
Compatible memory cards
  • Secure Digital
  • Secure Digital HC
Memory Stick Duo
Built-in hard drivenono
Built-in optical drivenoyes
Maximum memory card size
N/A
32.0 GB
Included memory card size
N/A
2.0 GB

Audio properties

Nintendo DS LiteNintendo DS Lite
Sony PlayStation Portable 3000Sony PlayStation Portable 3000
Supported audio filesAAC
  • MP3
  • PCM
Built-in speakersyesyes
Number of built-in speakers22

Features

Nintendo DS LiteNintendo DS Lite
Sony PlayStation Portable 3000Sony PlayStation Portable 3000
Accessories includedGame
N/A
Multiplayer supportyesyes
Backward compatibilityyesyes
Built-in microphoneyesyes
Video game includednoyes
Games included2FIFA09
Stylus penyes
N/A

Connectivity

Nintendo DS LiteNintendo DS Lite
Sony PlayStation Portable 3000Sony PlayStation Portable 3000
WiFiyesyes
Wireless networking standard
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
802.11g
USByesyes
Number of USB Inputs1
N/A
USB version2.02.0
GPRSnono
Bluetoothnono
DC-in jackyesyes
Microphone inyesyes
Headphone output11
3G (UMTS)nono
Built-in navigation systemnono
Headphone connectivity
N/A
3.5 mm

Network

Nintendo DS LiteNintendo DS Lite
Sony PlayStation Portable 3000Sony PlayStation Portable 3000
Online service
  • PictoChat
  • Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection
PlayStation Network
App Store
N/A
PlayStation Store

Power

Nintendo DS LiteNintendo DS Lite
Sony PlayStation Portable 3000Sony PlayStation Portable 3000
Battery life (running)19.0 h6.0 h
Battery life (max)14.0 h
N/A
Battery type
Lithium-Ion
Lithium-Ion
Number of batteries required11
Charging time2.5 h
N/A
Power consumption (typical)
N/A
6.0 W
Battery capacity
N/A
1200.0 mAh

Pros & Cons

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