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Lol at people comparing Smartphones with the VITA!!

I'll never buy a phone to play games.
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Originally Posted by Rothen View Post

I have Dead Space, Resident Evil 4, Rage HD, and Minecraft PE on Ipod Touch. I think those are pretty damn good games that compete with what you will see on the Vita.

Seriously just try a couple of games on the Vita. I own and have played some of those games you mentioned, on both my iPhone 4S and iPad 2, and they don't compare to the gaming experience on the Vita. There is nothing wrong with games on mobile phones, they're just a whole different type of game for the most part.
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post #213 of 259
If you guys want to move the whole smartphones vs. Vita conversation to a more appropriate place, I made a thread.
http://www.overclock.net/t/1218163/playstation-vita-vs-smartphones#post_16512715
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post #214 of 259
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Originally Posted by flyingsaucers View Post

If you'd rather "game" on a smartphone, you were never part of the Vita market to begin with, so stop saying "I'll save my money for a quad-core smartphone." Go ahead and have fun playing Cut The Rope while you're taking a poop, but stop acting like you're cutting into Vita marketshare.

I always play "cut the rope" when im going number 2, and I dont even own a smart phone ; )
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Thread Starter 
Added Penny Arcade review to the original post.

Penny Arcade - Source
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People say that their iPhone is good enough for them, and I respect that opinion, but I’m going to argue that the $250 starting price for the Vita is a good buy even if you have an iPhone. The experience of gaming on the Vita is simply better than what you get on the iPhone, due to the system’s graphical power, physical buttons, and larger screen. The 3DS beats the Vita in 3D support and price; In every other metric the Vita plays games better than Nintendo’s handheld. The graphics are better, the screen is larger and clearer, the touch screen is more responsive, there are dual analog sticks built in… the Vita is simply a better game playing experience than the 3DS for most titles. The main problem is that you’ll have to pay for all these nifty features, with the costs of the memory cards and games it’s hard to get a usable Vita package for less than $350 or so.

The Vita is very much a luxury item being released in a time when the economy isn’t at its best, so the question is whether people want to spend the money on another piece of gaming hardware. That’s a personal decision that doesn’t concern me. I can say whether the Vita is worth the money Sony is asking for it, and that answer is yes.
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I tried out a friends today at school, they look really nice, but the UI and qHD screen are let downs. The UI is really cartoonish and looks dumb IMO and the screen, being 5" and only qHD makes everything pixely, but I'm used to my Rezound's 720p screen so maybe its just me.
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Originally Posted by TB13 View Post

I tried out a friends today at school, they look really nice, but the UI and qHD screen are let downs. The UI is really cartoonish and looks dumb IMO and the screen, being 5" and only qHD makes everything pixely, but I'm used to my Rezound's 720p screen so maybe its just me.

That funny.... i don't know why i didn't laugh but... anyway the screen is the best thing the Vita got.... i don't know why you are trashing it, have you even try to play a game on it ? i really don't think that there is a 5incher out there that can top this screen
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That funny.... i don't know why i didn't laugh but... anyway the screen is the best thing the Vita got.... i don't know why you are trashing it, have you even try to play a game on it ? i really don't think that there is a 5incher out there that can top this screen

He wasn't trashing it, but he does have a point, Most smartphones being sold today have the same or a higher resolution screen. They should have given the Vita a 720P screen, especially considering it's 5" screen size. It also would have made HD videos that much better.
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He wasn't trashing it, but he does have a point, Most smartphones being sold today have the same or a higher resolution screen. They should have given the Vita a 720P screen, especially considering it's 5" screen size. It also would have made HD videos that much better.

The closest screen side to compare with the Vita is the galaxy nexus, and yet what did the screen use for ? Angry Bird.......

you guys keep complaining about resolution, and yet to fail see that better resolution doesn't mean better picture... for such a small screen.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Mad Pistol View Post

He wasn't trashing it, but he does have a point, Most smartphones being sold today have the same or a higher resolution screen. They should have given the Vita a 720P screen, especially considering it's 5" screen size. It also would have made HD videos that much better.

That's like putting 2560x1600 resolution on a 21.5" screen, it just isn't necessary.
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The closest screen side to compare with the Vita is the galaxy nexus, and yet what did the screen use for ? Angry Bird.......
you guys keep complaining about resolution, and yet to fail see that better resolution doesn't mean better picture... for such a small screen.
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