backtop


Print 13 comment(s) - last by inperfectdarkn.. on Feb 14 at 3:59 AM

Slimmer console has improved battery life

Sony has announced a new bundle that will include the new “slim” PlayStation Vita and Borderlands 2. Sony hasn’t given an exact launch date for the new bundle, but did say that it will be available in the U.S. this spring.
 
The bundle will include the new PCH-2000 series PS Vita, the Borderlands 2 video game, six DLC packs for the game, and an 8GB PS Vita memory card for game storage. The bundle pack will sell for $199.99.

 
The PS Vita included in the bundle is 20% thinner and 15% lighter than the original. The slim PS Vita also comes with 1GB of internal storage and a 5-inch touchscreen. 
 
The slimmer portable device promises 4-6 hours of game play per battery charge compared to 3-5 hours with the original. The new console is also good for up to 7 hours of video playback per charge, up from five hours with the current console.

 
Borderlands 2 on the PS Vita will use the front touchscreen and the rear touchpad. The six DLC packs included in the bundle are Captain Scarlett and Her Pirate’s Booty, Mr. Torgue’s Campaign of Carnage, Psycho Character Class, Mechromancer Character Class, Ultimate Vault Hunter Upgrade Pack 1, and the Collector’s Edition Pack.

Source: Sony



Comments     Threshold


This article is over a month old, voting and posting comments is disabled

RE: Looks good
By thermopyle2 on 2/11/2014 11:04:37 AM , Rating: 1
Oh, sources:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_PlayStation_V...
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Nintendo_3DS_...
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_PlayStation_P...

For the numbers I sorted by the NA column for Vita and 3DS, and only counted games released within the 2-year window after the system release. For PSP there's not a region-specific date column so I had to manually scan through that column. Due to this there may be slightly fewer than 253 games in the case that I accidentally forgot to exclude a few games without the NA value.


RE: Looks good
By TheDoc9 on 2/11/2014 3:24:24 PM , Rating: 2
I think most of these are older re-releases. I think they should definitely continue this too though.


"And boy have we patented it!" -- Steve Jobs, Macworld 2007

Related Articles
PlayStation Vita to Arrive February 2012
October 19, 2011, 10:14 AM













botimage
Copyright 2014 DailyTech LLC. - RSS Feed | Advertise | About Us | Ethics | FAQ | Terms, Conditions & Privacy Information | Kristopher Kubicki