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I get the feeling that the $250 is essentially a pre-launch price drop of sorts, so it might take longer than usual to go any lower than that. I think they took the PSP and PS3 launches to heart and priced the Vita right where it needs to be.

Even with the 3DS now at $170 I think the Vita is competitive.
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Yep, it should be more.
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gosh dang those specs are deadly... AND I'm loving how it looks like the original 1000... bout time they stayed to what worked instead of that retarded pspgo nonsense.

i now gotta wait and see whats up with the launch games and then convince the wifey. lol
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gosh dang those specs are deadly... AND I'm loving how it looks like the original 1000... bout time they stayed to what worked instead of that retarded pspgo nonsense.

i now gotta wait and see whats up with the launch games and then convince the wifey. lol
Not that I didn't like the 1000-3000, because I loved them, but I also liked the GO personally.
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post #65 of 96
I won't buy another Playstation. However, I loved my old PSP and I'm very interested in this.

However, even 3-5 is terrible by today's standards IMO. I recall the PSP having crappy battery time as well.
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post #66 of 96
I have never herd of this. Are all the games going to be butchered copies of the console games? That is what every DS game is unless its an exclusive.
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I have never herd of this. Are all the games going to be butchered copies of the console games? That is what every DS game is unless its an exclusive.
No, more like PS3 quality games in your hand. Even PSP had Playstation 2 quality games in your hand.

DS didn't have the hardware to make console quality games. Look at the specs of Vita its impressive.
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I would have preferred an improved XPERIA PLAY!
 
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Will be waiting for another refresh with better batt life.
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Because taking a trip is all about gaming? (oh... sitting in the backseat on a trip?)

Do these things actually have appeal to anyone on these forums? I mean, I understand u might want to buy them for your kids, to hush them up (or, whatever). But how can anything like this, offer any entertainment or be fun... knowing, you could just playing a superior game on a computer instead.

As for killing time(?), that is why there are apps for you phone. So special people can be engrossed in their handheld even moAr. Great gift for kids who don't have Xbox, or a computer though.
Obviously, there is an appeal to people on these forums. I'm assuming you haven't read any of the previous comments.

I'd rather carry this around than a laptop or tablet, and gaming on a dedicated gaming device will always be better than what they can throw on a phone. Buttons and joysticks by themselves make a huge difference.
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