Sony PlayStation Vita vs Sony PlayStation Portable Go

Full Comparison

Technical

Sony PlayStation VitaSony PlayStation VitaSony PlayStation Portable GoSony PlayStation Portable Go
CPU clock speed
2000 MHz
333 MHz
Ram memory
512MB
64MB

Display

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Display type
OLED
LCD
Screen size
5.00 in
3.80 in
Aspect ratio
16:9
16:9
Screen resolution
960, 544
480, 272
Number of colours
16.78 million colours
16.78 million colours
Touch display
yesYes
noNo
Second display
noNo
noNo

Camera

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Built-in camera
yesYes
yesYes
Main camera resolution
0.3 Mpx
0.3 Mpx

Dimensions

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Height
0.73 in
2.72 in
Width
7.17 in
5.04 in
Depth
3.29 in
0.65 in
Weight
0.62 lb
0.35 lb

Design

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Colour of product
Black, Silver, White
Black, White

Storage

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Internal storage
512 MB
16 GB
Memory card reader
yesYes
yesYes
Type of media
Memory card
Memory card
Built-in hard drive
noNo
yesYes
Built-in optical drive
noNo
noNo

Audio

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Supported audio files
IMY, MIDI, MKA, MP1, RA-Lossless
AAC, MP3, MP4, WAV, WMA
Built-in speakers
yesYes
yesYes
Number of built-in speakers
2
2

Image

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Supported image files
BMP, GIF, JPG, PNG, TIF
BMP, GIF, JPG, PNG, TIF
Video formats supported
H.264, MP4, MPEG4
AVI, H.264, M-JPEG, MPEG4

Features

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Multiplayer support
yesYes
yesYes
Built-in microphone
yesYes
yesYes
Video game included
yesYes
noNo

Connectivity

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WiFi
yesYes
yesYes
Wireless networking standard
802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
802.11b
USB
yesYes
yesYes
USB version
2.0
2.0
Bluetooth
yesYes
yesYes
Bluetooth version
2.1+EDR
2.0+EDR
DC-in jack
yesYes
yesYes
Headphone output
1
1
3G (UMTS)
noNo
noNo
Built-in navigation system
yesYes
noNo

Power

Sony PlayStation VitaSony PlayStation VitaSony PlayStation Portable GoSony PlayStation Portable Go
Battery life (running)
9 h
5 h
Battery type
Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery capacity
2210 mAh
930 mAh
Number of batteries required
1
1

Often compared to PlayStation Vita

Often compared to PlayStation Portable Go