Nintendo DSi XL vs Sony PlayStation Vita

6.34 in
3.6 in
Nintendo DSi XL Portable Game Console

Nintendo DSi XL

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7.17 in
0.73 in
Sony PlayStation Vita Portable Game Console

Sony PlayStation Vita

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Full Comparison

Technical

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CPU cores
1
4
CPU clock speed
133 MHz
2000 MHz
CPU type
ARM
ARM Cortex-A9
Ram memory
16MB
512MB

Display

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Screen size
4.20 in
5.00 in
Screen resolution
256, 192 px
960, 544 px
Number of colours
262144 colours
16.78 million colours
Touch display
yesyes
yesyes
Second display
yesyes
nono

Camera

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Built-in camera
yesyes
yesyes
Main camera resolution
0.3 Mpx
0.3 Mpx
Second camera
yesyes
yesyes

Dimensions

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Height
3.60 in
0.73 in
Width
6.34 in
7.17 in
Depth
0.83 in
3.29 in
Weight
0.44 lb
0.62 lb

Design

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Colour of product
Black, Black,Red, Blue, Bordeaux, Brown, Green, Red, Yellow
Black, Silver, White
Built-in touchpad
nono
nono
Gaming control function keys
D-pad, Home, Power, Select, Start
D-pad, Home, Power, Select, Start, Turbo

Storage

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Internal storage
16 MB
512 MB
Memory card reader
yesyes
yesyes
Type of media
Memory card
Memory card
Maximum memory card size
32 GB
8 GB
Built-in hard drive
yesyes
nono
Built-in optical drive
nono
nono

Audio

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Supported audio files
AAC
IMY, MIDI, MKA, MP1, RA-Lossless
Built-in speakers
yesyes
yesyes
Number of built-in speakers
2
2

Image

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Supported image files
JPEG/JPG
BMP, GIF, JPG, PNG, TIF
Video formats supported
3GP, MP4
H.264, MP4, MPEG4

Features

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Multiplayer support
yesyes
yesyes
Backward compatibility
nono
yesyes
Built-in microphone
yesyes
yesyes
Video game included
nono
yesyes

Connectivity

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WiFi
yesyes
yesyes
Wireless networking standard
802.11b, 802.11g
802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
USB
nono
yesyes
Number of USB Inputs
0
1
GPRS
nono
nono
Bluetooth
nono
yesyes
DC-in jack
yesyes
yesyes
Microphone in
yesyes
yesyes
Headphone output
2
1
3G (UMTS)
nono
nono
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 life (max)
17 h
9 h
Battery type
Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Number of batteries required
1
1