Gaming enthusiasts everywhere can finally breathe a large sigh of relief now that product and price details of the new Sony PlayStation Vita have been released. The PlayStation Vita is the company's latest portable entertainment system that provides itself on being able to provide users with a totally incomparable experience provided by other handheld devices.
The PlayStation Vita contains an OELD touchscreen, two keypads -- one that is used via buttons and the other that is touch on the back of the device -- and two cameras. A wide variety of games including car racing, shooting and zombie killing will be available on the device. While the PlayStation Vita cannot yet be purchased, once in stores it will retail for approximately $250 US and $300 US for the 3G version.
Implications - As the proliferation of all-in-one mobile handheld devices continues, so does the importance of a product that has the ability to seamlessly integrate with other handheld devices. These products are necessary to provide consumers with multiple streams of entertainment and the ability to communicate.