Nintendo DS vs Nintendo Game Boy Advance

5.85 in
3.33 in
Nintendo DS Portable Game Console
vs

Full Comparison

Technical

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CPU cores
1
1
CPU clock speed
67 MHz
16 MHz
CPU type
ARM
ARM7TDMI

Display

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Screen size
3.00 in
2.90 in
Screen resolution
256, 192
240, 160
Touch display
yesyes
nono

Camera

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Built-in camera
yesyes
nono

Dimensions

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Height
3.33 in
3.23 in
Width
5.85 in
5.69 in
Depth
1.14 in
0.96 in
Weight
0.61 lb
0.31 lb

Design

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Colour of product
Pink, Silver
Black, Blue, Orange, Pink, Silver, White

Storage

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Memory card reader
yesyes
nono
Type of media
Memory card
Cassette
Built-in hard drive
nono
nono

Audio

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Built-in speakers
yesyes
1-channel (Mono)

Features

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Multiplayer support
yesyes
yesyes
Backward compatibility
yesyes
yesyes

Connectivity

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WiFi
yesyes
nono
USB
yesyes
nono
GPRS
nono
nono
Bluetooth
nono
nono
Headphone output
1
1
3G (UMTS)
nono
nono
Built-in navigation system
nono
nono

Power

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Battery type
Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
R6 (AA)
Number of batteries required
1
2