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Sony has announced that total worldwide sales of the PlayStation Vita have now passed 1.2m units.

The device was launched in Japan on December 17th 2011 with the European and North American release following on Feb 22nd.

Dat small niche market
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As everyone is saying its good numbers, though nothing spectacular. Certainly not doomed like all the ignorant people out there were thinking ( or not thinking I should say ). thumb.gif

I knew people bought it, every time I use near on mine I see like 20+ people playing in a 1-2 mile radius.
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It doesn't appeal to me. Smartphones are more appealing cause they fit in your pocket and you'd carry them anyway.\

This won't really fit in your pocket, you'll have to have a separate bag. If I'm carrying a backpack anyway, I'd rather just bring my laptop. With how powerful and light laptops can be now, I'd much rather game on a laptop than this for more serious gaming, not to mention I'm not willing to spend $30 on a game for a screen that small. 4.3 is just too small for serious gaming.
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It doesn't appeal to me. Smartphones are more appealing cause they fit in your pocket and you'd carry them anyway.\
This won't really fit in your pocket, you'll have to have a separate bag. If I'm carrying a backpack anyway, I'd rather just bring my laptop. With how powerful and light laptops can be now, I'd much rather game on a laptop than this for more serious gaming, not to mention I'm not willing to spend $30 on a game for a screen that small. 4.3 is just too small for serious gaming.

First off, its 5 inches, and second off, I carry mine in my pocket everywhere I go. Third, it has you know.. good games, with good controls....


Oh god that sounds bad.
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First off, its 5 inches, and second off, I carry mine in my pocket everywhere I go. Third, it has you know.. good games, with good controls....
Oh god that sounds bad.

My mobile gaming device is 5 and quarter inches long.
And mine too, fits in my pocket.

Dun dun dun.
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http://www.overclock.net/t/1222188/apnews-ps-vita-sold-1-2m-worldwide

I knew sooner or later is gonna happen lol
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