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This is what I was getting at. People who have a real interest in the system probably don't care enough to moan about it like those that have no interest and want to just bash Sony/A Console/Something they think their phone can do.

Yep, and those types of people are also the last people to admit that. It's quite sad really.

It's OK because they will secretly be jelly thumb.gif.
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people always cry
battery life ?? cry
memory cards ?? cry
the other portable console in the market offers ancient tech and they dont care
its just another "its cool to hate sony" thread

Whats ancient about 3DS confused.gif It offers a very unique experience. There are finally a couple titles out that show it's a very capable platform 3D on or off smile.gif
     
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Stop talking about the value of other things while ignoring the problem, OP. Its overprice and you know it. I thought about buying a vita, but not anymore.
    
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Maybe they should have integrated 16gb of memory or so and they wouldn't have to do this. The system is basically useless w/o a memory card so it's only cheaper on paper. I loved my PSPs but Sony is making some crappy choices, again, imo. Even crap phones come with integrated memory and expansion slots. This is just Sony (like others) screwing over the end users with proprietary crap no one wants. The only thing the Vita has going for it is the price and power, I wish it luck but it looks dismal to me. I won't be getting one until homebrew is available. By then I'll probably have a smartphone and all the crapps I need, though. rolleyes.gif

The over use of the word crap is due to OCN stifling my otherwise creative, but profane, vocabulary, and my neutral-ness to the successor to my favourite portable. tongue.gif
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Lots of 3DS fanboys are using the memory problem to bash the system
3ds? Please, we're not talking about some child's toy, here. tongue.gif
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well, i own a psp, and a memory stick pro duo of 32gb, it costed me $140 at the time..... now i won´t be able to use it on the ps vita.... it kinda pisses me off.... but oh well..... there´s one thing that remains true, why the hell use a device specific flash card?, unless they release more devices that will be able to use them, otherwise it kinda sucks to have so much data and only be able to read it in only one device.... but then again, they might release a usb adapter or something so you can use your flash card in other devices besides the ps vita... is not as atractive i know... but what can we ask for? is sony.... they won´t listen frown.gif
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But you don't even need a 32 gb card, it's not a digital download only console, you can buy everything on physical media and store your saves on a 4gb card until the prices go down.
I really have a hard time believing this would kill it for anyone who was already interested.
1. I hate physical media 2.The digital media is supposed to be cheaper, by pricing it so outrageously you're foregoing that benefit 3. It's a matter of convenience to spec and forget.
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Choose better ways to prevent piracy, that does not involve pissing off your customers. Please. Your a multi-billion dollar company, could you really not have thought of any other preventive measures?
I thought I was reading about PC gaming for a second there.
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I don't have a problem with it, do you? The system itself is a great value, so to pay extra in one department for Sony to standardize speeds and help prevent piracy isn't an issue for me.

Ah yes, the good ol' go-to excuse for every restrictive thing every tech company has ever done ever. thumb.gif

Meanwhile in the real world, piracy continues unabated.
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Hey Sony.... how is UMD, Memory Stick, and MiniDisc working out for you? rolleyes.gif
Haven't you learned that consumers hate properitary formats for specific devices?

thats exactly what I thought when I read this
    
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I really have a hard time believing this would kill it for anyone who was already interested.

This is what I was getting at. People who have a real interest in the system probably don't care enough to moan about it like those that have no interest and want to just bash Sony/A Console/Something they think their phone can do.

It changed my mind. I now plan to wait for an adapter before getting it.

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