JackFetch Posted May 31, 2011 Report Share Posted May 31, 2011 It will be called the Playstation Vita. Sony announced its second hand held gaming platform in Japan on January 27, 2011, at an event called PlayStation Meeting 2011. The device was announced under its codename, "Next Generation Portable." Sony expects to release the device during the holiday season of 2011. Features 5-inch Multi-touch OLED display Multi-touch pad on the rear of the device Dual analog sticks Two cameras (front and rear) Software titles on small, dedicated flash memory-based cards instead of UMDs Built in GPS Three motion sensors, gyroscope, accelerometer and electronic compass Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and 3G network connectivity PlayStation Network access, with the ability to play PSP titles, minis, PS One classics, videos and comics from the PlayStation Store. Trophy support The use of cartridges much like the Nintendo DS as a replacement to UMDs. The NGP will support a socal network SCEI has built around PSN called "LiveArea" where players will be able to connect and share the fun with other players. An 'Activity' log will be constantly updated with new accomplishments of the player's friends. Source Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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