Nintendo DSi XL vs Sony PlayStation Vita

6.34 in
3.6 in
Nintendo DSi XL portable game console
vs
7.17 in
0.73 in
Sony PlayStation Vita portable game console

Full Comparison

General

Nintendo DSi XLNintendo DSi XLSony PlayStation VitaSony PlayStation Vita
CPU Clock Speed
133 MHz
2000 MHz
Screen size
4.20 in
5.00 in
Screen resolution
256, 192
960, 544
Built-in camera
yesYes
yesYes
Backward compatibility
noNo
yesYes
Multiplayer support
yesYes
yesYes

Technical

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Processor cores
1
4
Processor type
1 Core 2 ARM architecture processors
4 Core ARM Cortex-A9 MPCore
Ram memory
16MB
512MB
Touch display
yesYes
yesYes

Dimensions

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Width
6.34 in
7.17 in
Depth
0.83 in
3.29 in
Height
3.60 in
0.73 in
Weight
0.44 lb
0.62 lb
Colour of product
Black, Black,Red, Blue, Bordeaux, Brown, Green, Red, Yellow
Black, Silver, White

Storage

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Internal storage
Less than 1GB
Less than 1GB
Memory card reader
yesYes
yesYes
Type of media
Memory card
Memory card
Built-in hard drive
yesYes
noNo

Audio

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Supported audio files
AAC
IMY, MIDI, MKA, MP1, RA-Lossless
Built-in speakers
yesYes
yesYes

Image

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Supported image files
JPEG/JPG
BMP, GIF, JPG, PNG, TIF

Connectivity

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WiFi
yesYes
yesYes
Number of USB Inputs
0
1
USB
noNo
yesYes
GPRS
noNo
noNo
Wireless networking standard
802.11b, 802.11g
802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
Bluetooth
noNo
yesYes
Headphone output
2
1
3G (UMTS)
noNo
yesYes
Built-in navigation system
noNo
yesYes

Network

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Online service
Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection, Nintendo DSi Shop, Nint
PlayStation Network

Power

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Battery life (running)
17 h
9 h
Battery type
Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Number of batteries required
1
1

Often compared to DSi XL

Often compared to PlayStation Vita