Sony haven’t confirm the official release date of Playstation Vita, but many are waiting that all info will be revealed at Tokyo Game Show (TGS). Many gamers and critics was impressed when PS Vita revealed at E3 earlier this year because of its smooth dual-analog scheme, impressive graphics and specs and much awaited games line-up.
PS Vita is now available for pre-order from Amazon. For those excited about the release date of this Sony’s hand-held console, Amazon places the release date on December 31, 2011.
There will be two PS Vita models available at launch; PS Vita with Wi-Fi ($249.99) and PS Vita with Wi-Fi and 3G ($299.99).
Playstation Vita Features
- OS: Live Area, Sony proprietary
- Processor: ARM Cortex-A9 (4-core)
- GPU: 200 MHz SGX543MP4+
- Screen Size: 5 inch OLED capacative touch screen, rear touch panel
- Resolution: 960 x 544
- Motion Sensing: Sixaxis motion sensing system (3-axis gyroscope and 3-axis accelerometer)
- Connectivity: Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, 3G, GPS
- Online Network: Near for local play, PlayStation Network for over-the-internet
- Camera: Front and rear-facing cameras, 640×480
- File Compatibility: Photo: JPEG, TIFF, BMP, GIF, PNG; Audio: MP3, AAC, WAV; Video: MP4, H.264
- Backwards Compatibility: Certain PSP titles
- Battery Life (in game time): 4 – 5 Hours
- Carrier: AT&T
- Price: $249.99 Wi-Fi, $299.99 Wi-Fi + 3G
These five PS Vita games is also available for pre-order together with PS Vita on December 31, 2011 from Amazon for $39.99 each.
PS Vita games that are distributed through retail via flash storage as well as downloadable from the Playstation Store.
This is not a full list but here are the titles have been confirmed for Playstation Vita however, no specific release date have been given for any title. I also heard that over 80 developer are currently working on PS Vita games and here are some major games you’ll be playing on the 5-inch OLED with quad-core portable gaming device. Read More
Sony proudly unveiled an incredible 2011 software lineup and amazing new PS3 peripherals, and also shed new light on highly anticipated handheld gaming device, officially named PlayStation Vita (PS Vita). “Vita,” which means “Life” in Latin, was chosen as the name for the next-generation portable entertainment system because it enables a revolutionary combination of rich gaming and social connectivity within a real world context, bringing users closer to each other and closer to their gaming experiences wherever they are.
Playstation VITA will be launch starting the end of this year for $249, it incorporates a beautiful 5-inch multi-touch organic light emitting diode (OLED) as the front display and a unique multi-touch pad on the rear. Two analog sticks enable a wider range of game genres.
They proudly announced a partnership with AT&T, which powers the nation’s fastest mobile broadband network, who will serve as the exclusive service provider for PS Vita in the United States. By having both Wi-Fi and 3G/Wi-Fi models available, PS Vita will enable infinite possibilities to encounter, connect, discover, share and play with friends wherever they are.
Playstation VITA features
LiveArea – an interactive space for each PS Vita software title that allows you to access the latest game information through PlayStation Network
Near – a pre-installed application that lets you see what other PS Vita users in the vicinity are playing
Party – which lets you voice chat or text chat while playing games or using the Internet browser
Welcome Park – a tutorial application designed specifically to guide you through PS Vita’s new user interface